Potty Training App

By Rachael Herrscher

If you've ever asked yourself "If only there was a potty training app . . ." today is your day. The only thing that would make this app better is if it cleaned up the accidents.     Features There are plenty of features to keep your child engaged.  Some features cost extra (fo... Read More

Do You Still Carry Your Child? Too Big to Carry?

By Shannon Breuner Nelson

I took my daughter to the mall this weekend.  I was carrying her and as I walked by the mattress store, the mattress salesman out front, unsuccessfully trying to lure people in, took one look at my daughter and said, "You are way too big for your mom to be carrying you." I had to bite my little ... Read More

How to Make Your Own Hair Detangler

By Shannon Breuner Nelson

EVERY MORNING there is plenty of screaming coming from our bathroom.  It doesn't matter that I buy the detangling shampoo, or what comb or brush I use, or how much chemical spray I spritz all over her little head, combing out her hair every morning equals war.  And since I have a problem with kids... Read More

Holiday Gift Guide: For Toddlers

By Carina

I love toddlers and I especially love all the adorable toys for them to develop their imaginations. That's why this gift guide for toddlers was so much fun to assemble. Who doesn't love to see their little faces light up with surprise and delight?   Keep your toddler occupied for hours (o... Read More

Raising Boys to Be Men

By Erica Fehrman

The story about the Canadian family who's raising a genderless child broke awhile ago, but it's still nagging in my head. "It's Pat" was an SNL favorite. Pat's androgyny was a mystery that no one could unravel in the comedy sketches.... Read More

Traveling with a Toddler

By Rachael Herrscher

We took a gamble. We took the toddler. And we were confined on an airplane with the little person that we have all ready nicknamed “The Terrorist”, well that’s just dangerous. I guess we’re lucky we didn’t get an additional pat down from TSA. I asked our Facebook peeps to share their ti... Read More

The things we’ll do to keep babies asleep . . .

By Rachael Herrscher

And that includes dropping your drawers. Sleeping babies/toddlers are precious and they should stay that way for as long as possible. So things get a little intense around here when something threatens to disrupt the peaceful sleep schedule of our sweet little tyrant. Let me set the stage . . ... Read More

MamaVoices: “Must-have” Baby & Toddler Gear

By Rebecca Delight

Remember the simple days when your toddler played with pots and pans on the kitchen floor? Now there is a plethora of must-have products for babies and toddlers… and we want to help you sift through the latest and greatest options! We asked some of our favorite bloggers to share their knowledge an... Read More