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Protecting your technology

I’ve mentioned before how much my boys love technology. Specifically, the iPad and iPhone. After some random Facebook posts and phone calls to people I don’t regularly call, I learned some tricks to protect my stuff from curious little ones. … Continue reading

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Family Dinner

We had a rough first year with P. By the time we got to introducing food, we were too worn out to care that much. We just did whatever was easy.¬†Needless to say, this created some bad eating habits. When … Continue reading

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Quick Behavior Chart

I have shared our daily coin chart which we use for all positive/negative behaviors on a daily basis. I have been using a modified version of this which I will share another time. However, there are still some specific/persistent behaviors … Continue reading

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Apps

I made the unfortunate mistake of introducing P to the iPhone at an early age. It can be a great tool, but he would stay on the iPhone or iPad all day if I let him. We started having him … Continue reading

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Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood

PBS KIDS is the best thing that’s happened to tv for young kids. That’s pretty much the only tv the boys watch. I don’t have to worry about what they are seeing, there are no¬†commercials during the show, and they … Continue reading

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Travel Bed

Traveling with 2 young kids is not easy. I look for anyway I can to make it a little easier. P is too big to sleep in a pack and play and we typically don’t have extra beds wherever we … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day

We made mother’s day cards for the boys’ grandmothers today. I just keep going back to tape resist painting. It’s a favorite and it turns out so well! After seeing this post from Modern Parents Messy Kids (a favorite blog … Continue reading

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