Two-year-olds are stubborn, independent, and full of energy. Most are strong willed and very opinionated. And let's be honest -- sometimes it's just easier to go with it than to battle it out. Here are 10 signs that your toddler...
We've all been there. We are at Target, just got Starbucks, we pull out the list, and the toddler sees something amazing in the dollar spot that he must have. We could cave... just this once. But just this once...
Life with a Two-Year-Old

Life with a Two-Year-Old

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Author's Note: This will be my last regular post at Des Moines Moms Blog. I'm excited to pass the torch on to some other deserving and talented writers. I will still be stopping in every now and then as...
Whatever Mommy and Daddy are doing, our two young boys want to “help.” When Tommy is hanging up a new picture, the boys are right beside him, both wanting to hold a tool for him. If I’m baking, they...
Sounds crazy right? We thought so too but recently returned from Italy and Paris with our 18 month old daughter and lived to tell about it! As I was preparing for our trip, I searched online for helpful tips and...
My baby boy just turned 1 year old on May 23rd. (Waaaaaa!!!) I cannot believe how quickly 365 days can go by. While I do miss the tiny snuggles, squeaks and squirms, I absolutely love each and every age....
I'm thrilled to share my newest favorite thing with you today: It's an inspiring, life-changing, easy-to-use, inspiring curriculum from Mother Goose Time! Mother Goose Time is a professionally developed preschool curriculum that nurtures the whole child and supports the child's social, emotional...

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How to Celebrate Juneteenth

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Do you and your family know what Juneteenth is? Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration that commemorates the June 19, 1865 announcement of the abolition...
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