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Disgusting, Yet Satisfying:  How to Strip Your Laundry

Disgusting, Yet Satisfying: How to Strip Your Laundry

I recently came across a new cleaning technique — Laundry Stripping. And I am in awe! As someone who loves cleaning and organizing, as well as instant results, I was intrigued to learn more. So, I teamed up with Dr. Elizabeth Mullans, a Board-Certified Dermatologist 

15 Simple Ways to Play with Counting Bears

15 Simple Ways to Play with Counting Bears

I am a big fan of multi-functional toys for our kids. A versatile toy cuts down on clutter, saves us money, and keeps Chulengo entertained for more extended periods. This set of counting bears has been a regular favorite in our house. Why is this 

5 Easy Ways to Teach Your Toddler at Home

5 Easy Ways to Teach Your Toddler at Home

Last year, I enrolled Chulengo in preschool to encourage him to socialize with kids his age. He was making friends, learning new skills, and blossoming. I was relying on his part-time preschool gig to give me some time alone to bond with our new baby, 

How to Keep Your Toddler Busy While Nursing Your Infant

How to Keep Your Toddler Busy While Nursing Your Infant

Ok, if you have followed this blog for any time, you know I can be pretty Type-A. I love to plan ahead and always be prepared. Sometimes it works out in my favor, other times it doesn’t. As I prepared for Bambino’s arrival, Chulengo was 

16 Ways to Help Your Toddler Adjust to a New Baby

16 Ways to Help Your Toddler Adjust to a New Baby

As we prepared for our second child, Bambino, to arrive, I was petrified of how Chulengo, our toddler, was going to adjust to the new baby. I was worried about how my relationship with him would change. We had finally gotten into a good routine. 

Review: Owlet Smart Sock

Review: Owlet Smart Sock

There are definitely perks to having a baby today when technology is revolutionizing the way we raise kids. Having a piece of technology ease any unnecessary burden of parenting is always a win in my book. But, as a mom with a new baby, the 

Small Business Spotlight:  Peejamas

Small Business Spotlight: Peejamas

The world needs more small businesses. Those small businesses need more support. The support has to come from people like you and me. So, I wanted to take the time to shine the spotlight on an exceptional small business. As we approach the first anniversary 

Review: IQAir Atem Personal Air Purifier

Review: IQAir Atem Personal Air Purifier

IQAir has come out with another innovative product to create a healthier environment. We’ve used the IQAir Atem Car Air Purifier for a few years now and love it. So, I was pretty excited to try out the Atem Personal Air Purifier. Clean air has 

10 Games to Play on Video Calls

10 Games to Play on Video Calls

This whole social distancing thing has gotten tough. The first few weeks I was like, ok, sure, I can do this. But now, two months into it, even as an introvert, I am going a bit stir crazy. While I love hanging out with my 

Small Business Spotlight: Sitka Salmon Shares

Small Business Spotlight: Sitka Salmon Shares

The world needs more small businesses. Those small businesses need more support. The support has to come from people like you and me. So, this month, I wanted to take the time to shine the spotlight on an exceptional small business. Thank you to Sitka