The importance of sensory play was first introduced to me when one of my children was diagnosed with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD). In fact, SPD is so common that I’m sure I have it, and there is a good chance you or someone you know does too However, today we’re talking about sensory play which benefits everyone, not just those with SPD.
Sensory play is a crucial part of development for small children but is often overlooked. That is why … Keep Reading!!!
Well here’s a cool idea…
Turn your child’s writing or drawing into wearable pieces of art. There are some larger companies that do this, but the quality and material used seems to be a bit lower-end than some of the smaller shops that offer this service on Etsy.
(I want to get this done before my own boys get too big to think this is cool.)
Here are some of my favorites:
LeakyCrucible ($51.81 necklace)
With Mother’s Day in the US just around the corner, it’s time once again to explore options for the perfect gift to show your affection. With so many birthdays and holidays to keep track of throughout the year, it can sometimes be difficult to come up with fresh ideas. So, to give you a helping hand, here are a few suggestions to light up your mom’s day.
What better way to spend a lazy Sunday than being pampered … Keep Reading!!!
When I was contacted by Novosbed to do a review of their new mattress, I was immediately skeptical. I did some research online and found forums saying there were some “eerily similar” reviews floating around like they had been scripted. I couldn’t find any proof of this but I wanted to see for myself. So when I responded to the email, the first thing I said to my contact was, “You can send me the mattress and I’ll do a … Keep Reading!!!
Owning a home is a big responsibility and without the right amount of work, things can become quite hard to manage. When first buying a home, most people are unaware about just how much work it will take to keep things running smoothly. Finding time to perform all of the necessary tasks needed to keep a home looking its best is a lot easier said than done for most people. The best way to keep a home clean is by … Keep Reading!!!
For almost a century, mothers in Finland have received a baby box when they give birth. The box is full of necessities for newborns and includes a mattress so that when emptied the box transforms into a bed for the newborn. More than 30 countries have adopted this tradition and it is now making it’s way to North America this year.
The thought behind them is that it gives all babies an equal start at life. The boxes include clothes, … Keep Reading!!!
It’s been long said that playing music to your unborn children can help brain development and increase intelligence. Whether this is true or just an old wive’s tale is still debated but it doesn’t stop mothers everywhere from putting headphones on their bellies and cranking up the tunes.
A new product from the Spanish gynecology clinic Institut Marquèshas been developed to help you avoid awkwardly putting headphones around your bump. Enter the Babypod, a speaker that you can insert … Keep Reading!!!
There are a number of ways that a homeowner can make their residence look better. It is the job of the homeowner to find the right décor, like classic clocks, to add to their residence. With all of the different décor out there, a homeowner will have to take some time to find the right options for their needs. Without a bit of research, it will be nearly impossible for a homeowner to find what they need. Here are … Keep Reading!!!
Since starting their company in 2009, CanvasPop creators and employees have developed a passion for providing high quality art, photography, and home decor. All products are made in North American facilities, to ensure quality and efficiency of your order. As if that wasn’t enough, they offer a lifetime guarantee on their products and are only satisfied if the customer is, which has lead them to provide world-class customer service.
I found the hardest part of the whole process to be … Keep Reading!!!
One of my most embarrassing parenting moments happened about a month after Samuel came home from Ethiopia. I doing my best to learn the texture of his hair and what products would work best. I decided to asked my friend, who also happened to be Ethiopian and had a similar hair texture, what he thought I should use. He was extremely helpful and told me that his mom always used vaseline his hair. He said that Samuel’s got the same … Keep Reading!!!
And this Mean Girls onesie set (Why are you so obsessed with me // you’re like really pretty)
Images and Text by LaVonne Salle.
You’ve probably heard me say this before – I enjoy saying it all the time especially when I am being interviewed for TV or the newspaper – but I’ll say it again now:
Nipples Are My Specialty
I have perfected altered barbie doll nipples. And it’s your lucky day because I am about to give you my nipple knowledge right here in an OOAK Barbie Nipple Tutorial!
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