In my ongoing search for ways to make the Christmas season come alive for toddlers, I came across this idea: A paper chain countdown to Christmas! Each link of the chain contains a special holiday activity to do together as a family.
Author Archive | Adrienne G.
We all know that social media has pitfalls and struggles. It’s easy to play the comparison game as friends and family post pieces of their lives that seem to outshine our day-to-day. Social media is all about connections, right? But, as connected as we are now, there are still days when we feel feel isolated […]
Placing your child in someone else’s care requires a combination of trust and following your gut. It may seem labor-intensive to interview and try multiple babysitters, but is absolutely worth doing. If your child resists a new face, just know that building relationships take time but their lives are so much richer with a community […]
I don’t know about you, but summer makes me feel more nostalgic than any other season. Biting into a perfect ear of sweet corn can transport me back to my bare-footed childhood, chasing fireflies across the lawn. The scent of sunscreen applied to my wriggling toddler elicits memories of days at the city pool or […]
In an instant, prayers were answered and dreams were crushed. For my husband and me, it was a life-dream-come-true and a complete blind-side, respectively.