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3 Ways to Use Your Dockatot

DockATot was nice enough to send Fox his very own Grand to give a whirl and when I posted a sneak peek to social media, I was overwhelmed with messages and comments about how much readers already love this brand. I can honestly say…

June 2, 2018
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The Diaper Problem We Should Be Talking About

Potty training was a wild roller coaster for our family.  At 18 months, Fox demanded to use the toilet as I squealed thinking, “Well what’s all the fuss about?” after hearing parents all over the world talk about the perils of the potty. That…

April 5, 2018
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Adopting from an Animal Shelter + How to Help

Eleven years ago, I was quickly moving boxes out of my college dorm room and into my new apartment on a street called Hertel. It was the first time I’d be living off campus and I had no idea what to expect.  My roommate…

February 14, 2018
Featured Food Parenting

New Year, New Me: My Moment of Yes

Some time ago I saw an article about a woman who counted the amount of time her son looked at her over a period of time — times that she usually would be scrolling through her phone aimlessly. This was a rude awakening for…

January 29, 2018
Featured Food Parenting

Fun Frozen Yogurt Cups

Funny story: when we first rented the home we are in, we were on cloud 9. We went from a tiny apartment with bad neighbors to a home with a yard where Fox could dance all he wanted without a broom handle “applause.” Tyler…

November 30, 2017
Featured Food Parenting

Kid’s DIY Fruit Pizza

These days, Fox is overwhelmingly independent. He wants to prove himself more and more, opting to do anything he can by himself. He’s putting his own shoes on, picking out what he’ll wear to school, and telling us what he wants for meals, amongst…

November 17, 2017