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    Toddler Bedtime Routine

    Toddler bedtime routine. Oliver is three and he has always been a great sleeper. Emmitt, who is one, on the other hand, has always been our little night owl. Ever since he was a baby he would wake up throughout the night and just want to play and have a good time. We had established a decent bedtime routine with Oliver so we kept the same routine. Keep in mind this is just our experience with our kids. I just want to share what has worked for us in hopes you might find something that works for you too. Bedtime Routine Experts say that toddlers should get 10-14 hours of…

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    DIY Address Signs

    Address signs. I know I have not shared any DIYs lately. Due to being quarantined to our homes, we have not ventured out to buy materials to make all of our upcoming projects. Believe me, it is driving me crazy that we can’t build anything. I wish we had stocked up on all the materials before being confined to our house. That being said, I will share with you a project we completed last year to add some curb appeal to our home. We had our home built in 2018. Even though it is a new home, there are always projects and upgrades to make the house “our home“. Of…

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    Toddler Alarm Clock

    Toddler Alarm Clock. Picture this, sleeping peacefully in your comfortable bed all snuggled up. Then, a little human walks into your room waking you up because they think it is time to get up for the day. This is where we were with Oliver. Oliver has always been a great sleeper. He has always slept through the night without any issues. Emmitt, on the other hand, was our nonsleeper. He would wake up a couple of times through the night. We seemed to have gotten Emmitt to finally sleep without waking up and we thought we would get some sleep. Little did we know that Oliver was going to decide…

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    Easter Baskets for Boys

    Easter baskets for boys. With Easter fast approaching and only being able to shop online, I thought it would be a great time for some Easter basket inspiration. I know most Easter basket ideas are candy and sweets. But I like doing something that is a little more practical and won’t give my kids cavities. Don’t worry they still get some candy for the holiday. Since we spend a good bit of time during the summer in the pool or outside, I have made it a tradition to get the boys some swimming trunks, flip flops and sunglasses. I bought the cute little baskets from Target, I wanted something neutral…