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toddlers

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This Is How I’m Helping My Preschooler Learn to Read

Teaching our kids how to read isn’t solely the job of their preschool or kindergarten teacher — it’s something that starts at home. I’ve come up with a new way to help my preschooler learn how to read. Follow along and hopefully, you’ll acquire…

March 12, 2018
scrabble letters for education
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How to Practice Name Recognition with Your Toddler

Babies learn to recognize your voice early on. It can comfort and soothe them when they are fussy or afraid. Somewhere between the age of five and seven months, babies understand the sound of their name and that it refers to them. It’s natural…

November 20, 2017
kid looking out window on a rainy day
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Rainy-Day Games for Your Rambunctious Toddler

The weather is warming up, and we can finally start letting the kids play outside again. Unfortunately, warmer weather always brings those April showers that leave us stuck indoors with toddlers who are full of energy with nowhere to use it. We all love…

May 16, 2017
toddler with food covering face
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10 Essential Mom Hacks for Living with Toddlers

Living with a toddler is a lot of fun, except when it isn’t. It’s OK. You can agree for just a minute and not feel guilty. We’re all parents and caregivers here. The day-to-day is beautiful but chaotic, fun but insane, worth all the…

April 3, 2017
small baby
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10 Reasons Why I Legitimately Miss Having a Teeny, Tiny Baby

Being the parent of a toddler is amazing. There’s activity around every corner — some of it full of mischief. There’s artwork on my walls, intentional and not-so-intentional. There’s a pile of toys waiting to be dumped onto the floor every evening — and…

March 9, 2017
snowy pine trees
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7 Snowy Day Activities for You and Your Toddler

As a kid, snow days are magical and full of wonder. Do you remember jumping up and down on your bed with your pajamas inside out hoping that this magical combination would cancel school?! (No? Just me…) As a parent, though, they are filled…

December 12, 2016
Mindgulness Mama Thanksgiving table spread
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7 Unique Ways to Survive Thanksgiving With a Toddler

Now that we’ve made it past Halloween, Thanksgiving is swiftly approaching, and with it comes fantastic food, good company and endlessly energetic toddlers trying to get into everything from the oven to the liquor cabinet and everything in between. Let us be the first…

November 21, 2016