Eat, Play and Learn

What do you see in this meal? We have Spam about once a month and today was one of those days. These are some of the commentaries from our kids during this breakfast session of Spam, garlic fried rice and cucumbers: Esme: Look! Ayla: Esme made Mickey Mouse! Ayla: I made a sandwich (cucumber rice…

Our Favorite Stainless Steel Water Bottles for Children and Adults

“More than 80 percent of recyclable plastic bottles end up in landfills each year. They do not break down naturally and release toxic chemicals when they finally do decompose, according to the Columbia Water Center.” Source: National Geographic There are lots to read up on in regards to water bottles, plastics and their environmental impacts…

Little Ways to Practice Fine Motor Activities Without even Trying

“Fine motor skills involve the use of the smaller muscle of the hands, such as when doing up buttons, opening lunch boxes or using pencils or scissors. Fine motor skill efficiency significantly influences the quality of the task outcome as well as the speed of task performance. Efficient fine motor skills require a number of…

Tuna Crust Sandwich

Does this look familiar mamas? Tuna Crust Sandwich with blueberries and banana. The girls added on a chip because they said I needed a chip to go with itπŸ’•πŸ˜‚ I used to make my own sandwich until I realize I end up overeating, due to not wanting to waste food and eating all their perfectly…

A Complete List of Recommendations for Spring & Summer

Are you ready for Spring & Summer? Warmer weather means possibly more trips to the park, outdoor BBQs and birthday parties; vacation and travel. After five years of testing things out and trying different brands and products, I came up with a list of recommendations that can help you and your family prep for this…

Helpful Baby & Children Products

How many baby products did you realize you “need” as a parent of a baby and/ or child(ren)? Gas stove covers? Baby safe cleaning products? Fluoride-free toothpaste? Butt paste creams? Here is the list of helpful baby and children products that I’ve used for the past 5 years or so that I highly recommend: Stove…

Rite Aid Trip; Tacos & Pasta

What started as a day where I was just going to take a break from cooking and order take out turned out to be quite a productive day of cooking. I realized I just needed to get out of the house. My husband had been working lots for the past two weeks and I am…