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How to Safely Move During COVID-19

How to Safely Move During COVID-19

Moving to a new area during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic might seem like a nerve-racking experience. However, as long as certain precautions are followed, it can still be an easy and safe experience for you and your family. …

10 Unique & Personalized Gift Ideas for Your Favorite Baby

10 Unique & Personalized Gift Ideas for Your Favorite Baby

With the Holiday sneaking up on us, Finding the perfect gift for a baby can be tough. There are so many options, and if you’re like me, you want to find a personable, useful, and unique gift. Etsy has been my go-to for baby gifts… 

What Does Homeowners Insurance Cover?

What Does Homeowners Insurance Cover?

For many, a home is a massive financial asset and one of their most significant investments. That said, getting protection in the form of homeowners insurance is considered a smart move. Those who take out a mortgage to purchase their homes…

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 With a Nursing Basket While Nursing Your Infant

How to Keep Your Toddler Busy With a Nursing Basket 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 caught 

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