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The 7 Best Probiotics For Kids

The 7 best probiotics for kids and why they need them

As parents, sometimes the most frustrating thing is getting our children to eat healthy food. Some days, if we can just get them to eat any sort of food, we’re winning.  In addition, we have the added factors of school lunches, eating at friends’ houses, and busy day – drive thru meals. No matter how hard we try and how awesome our superwoman clean cooking skills are, our kids will eat unhealthy food at times, it’s just life. So, how…

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10 Ways to Balance Reality with Kids Summer Break

Kids and Summer

Now that we have entered the school age years, I want to be so intentional with the time we have and make the most of summer break. I often set these high expectations, because I want it to be the best summer ever! While this is great, there is also the reality side where you still have to work, the house still needs to be cleaned, laundry needs to be done, and oh yes, money doesn’t grow on trees. So…

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A Guide to Safer and Affordable Sunscreen Options

A Guide to Safer and Affordable Sunscreen Options

Post updated June 2018 Have you ever slowly pulled out your sunscreen at a pool playdate, not sure if you chose the “right” sunscreen brand for your kids, compared to the other moms?  I feel like we have all secretly done this one time or another. There are endless sunscreen options available today and if you walk through stores this time of year, the most popular sunscreen brands are on display at the front of the aisles. However, many of…

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The Best Tennis Shoes for Active Kids

Plae Shoes

I love buying shoes for my kids. Sometimes I wonder if they actually have more shoes than me. But, they are just so cute, and they all serve a different purpose. I love super trendy, cute tennis shoes; however, I’ve found that a lot of these tennis shoes just don’t hold up. Have you ever caught yourself saying, “Don’t get your tennis shoes dirty, I don’t want them ruined!” I have, and I always think this is a funny statement,…

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10 Rainy Day Toddler Activities

Rainy day kids activities

We have been getting a lot of rain in Charlotte lately (at least it feels like we have).  This past week, while I was thinking of things to do with Graham on a cold, rainy day, I had the thought –  this topic would make for a good blog post! On some rainy days, it’s fun to stay home and embrace it. Keep your pajamas on all day, make some hot cocoa, watch a movie and be lazy.  On other…

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