Simply Sensory

Christmas Sensory Basket

Here is what I included in our Christmas sensory basket, but you of course can use whatever you have available! Jingle bells (here’s a pack of four) Plastic ornaments Pinecones Bows (I love these little ones! I use them all year on different gifts) Snowflakes (these are similar to mine) Snowballs (these are so cute… Read More Christmas Sensory Basket

Living Life

Baby Shark Party! Doo Doo Doo!

I have been M.I.A. for awhile now, and it’s all thanks to this party. The only thing little man shows any interest in right now is baby shark; the super simple one, not pink fong. My kid is very picky, haha. Anyway, it made sense for this to be his birthday theme. Well I had… Read More Baby Shark Party! Doo Doo Doo!

Simply Sensory

Melted Snowman Sensory Bag

This is an easy, and fun sensory bag that can be made anytime throughout the winter season! All you need are: Ziploc bags Black stones of some kind Carrots Googly eyes Shaving cream If you use a small ziploc bag, I would just use two googly eyes, one carrot, and a few stones, giving you… Read More Melted Snowman Sensory Bag

Living Life

Inexpensive, Do-it-yourself, Halloween House Tour

Halloween is one of my favorite times for decorating our house! There are so many ideas online, and I usually make and/or add something new every year! Welcome to our house! The silhouettes were printed off the internet, taped to black poster board, and cut out with a X-ACTO knife. There are so many patterns… Read More Inexpensive, Do-it-yourself, Halloween House Tour

Mommy Musings

Playtime at 4-6 months old

So now your baby is out of the newborn phase and is looking to explore their world. Your baby may begin to roll, scoot, or even crawl at this point! Therefore the items they play with, will need to become a little more engaging! I know that everyone’s financial situation is different, so I will… Read More Playtime at 4-6 months old

Mommy Musings

What do I really need for my newborn?

Little man was born during one of the coldest Pennsylvania winters, so blankets were essential! Even if you live in one of the warmer states, you are still going to want, and need, some cute blankets! These Aden + Anais blankets are the best! And look at the cute design; perfect for either gender! If the price… Read More What do I really need for my newborn?

Learning Land

Forest Friends

Well, I think I’ve finally run out of animals after this! Too bad though; they are so easy and fun! I should have thought to do forest animals sooner; little man’s nursery is moose themed! Mathematic/Cognitive Skills: Have you ever read the book, We’re Going on a Bear Hunt? It is the perfect book for… Read More Forest Friends

Mommy Musings

The Essential House Guest List

We do not have guests stay too often at our house, because most of our family and friends are nearby, but when we do, it’s usually spur of the moment. When this happens, I don’t really have time to go out and get things that our guests may need, so I keep a lot of… Read More The Essential House Guest List

Mommy Musings

PCOS. What is it?

Being a woman is hard, and when you have a condition like Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (or PCOS), life can be even harder. Many women don’t even know they have PCOS because it’s not something that your gynecologist typically checks for during an exam. My PCOS was actually discovered by a gastroenterologist. I was experiencing stomach pain and… Read More PCOS. What is it?

Learning Land

Oh say, can you sea!

This week was probably little man’s favorite! It combined his two favorite things, water and baby shark! If you do not know who baby shark is, you will soon find out! I played the baby shark song for little man when he was about two months old, and it was an instant hit! Mathematic/Cognitive Skills:… Read More Oh say, can you sea!