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At the Table Let the Kids

White Bean Garlic Hummus

Norah likes to help out and has more interest in helping in the kitchen. Cooking is another way for us to spend quality time together while she is developing new sensory skills. For example, introduction to new smells, listening to directions, encouraging her to count, and improving her fine motor skills. Not to mention, encourage her to try new foods. Since dinnertime can be quite chaotic at times, the opportunity for Norah and I to cook together may not take…

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Baking Holidays Let the Kids

Homemade Gingerbread Man Garland

Can I just say that kids make the holidays so much brighter? Now that Norah is a little older, she wants to help decorate the tree, bake sweets, and be involved in all things Christmas. It also makes me look forward to the many traditions we can start and she can remember and be apart of them. I thought about making this Gingerbread Man Garland with Norah to bring a touch of nostalgia to our christmas decorating. This is considered…

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At the Table Let the Kids Toddler Meals

The Perfect Nutritious Snack for On the Go

  A nutritious snack can help your kids make it through a busy day. They say that when your baby turns into a toddler, it is a total game changer. Boy, are they right! I completely underestimate the amount of energy it takes to keep up with the kids. Our weekends have become our most busiest days. We usually go on family outings and Norah goes to dance. This leaves very little time for stopping to eat when we are…

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Let the Kids Motherhood

Tips for a successful bedtime routine

A routine is what makes transitioning to bedtime successful. Transitioning to bedtime used to be a breeze. When I would announce that it was time for bed, Norah would collect all her Paw Patrol pups, hobble up the stairs as I grappled Gideon to come join us, and she would be ready for storytime and prayers, then go right to sleep. Piece of cake right?! Now when we announce bedtime, it has become a wrestling/scream match to even get her…

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