Category Archives: Parenting

Unsupervised Play: Yay or Nay?

This post about Unsupervised Play is brought to you through a collaboration with myself and The Toy Association. All opinions are 100% my own. This morning I was working from home and got to experience the joy of listening to my … Continue reading

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On The Move: Tips for Families to Minimize Stress When Moving

This post is brought to you by Northwood Realty Services and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own. When I think of the most stressful times in my life, moving easily trickles to the top of that list. Yes, even … Continue reading

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Just Between Friends: Greater Pittsburgh Sale

This spring, I am partnering with Just Between Friends to bring you information on their seasonal children’s and maternity consignment sale events. All opinions are my own. () Jed & Kelly Robie, parents of four and owners of Just Between Friends Pittsburgh, … Continue reading

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Babywearing Still Works

The girls were snoring as the clock turned to 6:45. I stopped working on the (constant) project of reorganizing my office space and decided we should probably get dinner started, even though today had been a late lunch. Isla popped … Continue reading

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Potty Training with Potette

() It’s almost that time – getting the twins to own their big girl status. In the coming weeks, we’ll be potty training with Potette, a 2-in-1 travel potty system. We’re bracing ourselves, but at the same time looking forward … Continue reading

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Toddler Wish-List

Disclaimer: To bring you this Toddler Wish-List, I was provided with products in exchange for my honest review. All opinions are my own.  Can you believe that tomorrow the twins will be turning 23 months? I’m not alone, right? It is time … Continue reading

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Baby Colic – Relief for Baby’s Fussiness

I received a free sample of Gerber® Good Start® Soothe infant formula and Gerber® Soothe probiotic colic drops from Gerber® as well as information on baby colic. My thoughts and opinions are my own. It’s the middle of the night … Continue reading

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Carbon Monoxide Detector (and our plan)

()  I was in a dead sleep, dreaming the night away, when Greg shook me and told me I had to get up. Our carbon monoxide detector was beeping. (Didn’t we have a plan?) PRO TIP: Before you read further, think … Continue reading

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Three Rules of Mommy’s Van

Tonight, while riding in the van, Evan demanded three things. He wanted to drink his iced tea, wanted just the right songs to play, and wanted it not to smell like the tropics. That’s when I told him that there are … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Twins!

Yup. That’s pretty much how I feel. Today is the twins’ birthday. It’s been the fastest year ever. Wasn’t I just pregnant with them? I thought so. Both of the girls continue to amaze me every day. We celebrate them today, … Continue reading

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