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25+ Best Toddler Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Christmas (That They’ll Actually Like)

There’s nothing better than finding surprises in your stocking on Christmas morning. Even adults like to find treasures in their stockings and enjoy opening presents, but Christmas day is truly magical for toddlers.  Stocking stuffers are sometimes my favorite gifts at Christmas. Plus, they are less expensive which is something every family can appreciate as …

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25 Stay-at-Home Kids’ Activities to Give You a Break

Can cabin fever kill you? Thankfully, it doesn’t. But it can make you feel both irritable & restless. Certainly a twin set of feelings you can do without when stuck at home with kids. With three under ten, I have been there many, many times. (And to be honest with you, it’s a minor miracle …

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Learning Letters at Home: Activities for Toddlers and Preschoolers

One of the most common questions I get as a developmental and behavioral pediatrician is, “When should my child be learning letters?” As a mom, I can understand the pressure. We see so many activities on Pinterest about teaching the letters of the alphabet at age two, or even younger. On our Instagram feed or …

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Your Montessori Toy Shelf: Set Up in 5 Simple Steps!

Are you thinking about setting up a Montessori toy shelf? So you’ve heard so much about Montessori. You want to try and set up a Montessori toy shelf. But while searching, maybe you feel overwhelmed. Sometimes you feel like you don’t know where to begin! I also felt this way, trying to figure out how …

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