From the category archives:

Having 2+ kids

Twins, baby bunching, third baby, middle child. If you have more than one rookie baby, this section is for you.

How I get my preschooler to make his own breakfast

Our bin for baby bottles and sippy cups

This is how I attempt to both empower my child’s independence and my own rest by making self-service food prep a reality. Let’s start with breakfast. I strongly encourage my big boys to make their own cereal in the morning by putting the milk on a low shelf in a container they can easily pour. […]

Best carriers for 2nd babies

Best (royal) baby carrier: DAD

We love baby carriers to keep parents’ hands-free. Period. But there’s something about a second (or subsequent) baby that takes things up a notch. Not only should the baby be held securely by the chosen device but also: … a toddler may need to be chased, wrestled, diaper-changed, or strolled. … the carrier should be […]

Bedtime at my house (with 3 kids)


This post about putting my children to bed was sponsored by Huggies. We recently asked our fabulous facebook community what you’d like to read from us and Kristal said “Bedtime routines, specifically for multiple kids of varying ages and stages without going nuts.” Welp, Kristal, this one’s for you though I can’t promise the without […]