Grab, smell, and crinkle your way on a sensory tour of your neighborhood. Babies love the chance to taste all the things.
From babies to tweens, I’ve heard about many different families traditions on ringing in the New Year with children as they grow.
Why waste your money on the zoo? A 13-month old loves the pet store where he can check out the animals, especially the birds, up close.
To build a photo studio, try taping a sheet to the wall so that it drapes down on the floor and placing your baby on it. Experiment with a prop or 2
32nd rookie moms challenge: Don’t miss the opportunity to let someone else entertain your baby. Go to a bookstore during story time. Some include a latte.
An activity tracker or simple step-counting device can motivate you to have a better day.
Take a great photo of your baby and his buddies at the pumpkin patch. Pumpkin patches and hay bales make a fantastic autumn backdrop for baby pics.
Here’s the cheeky challenge of the day: Dress up your baby in the most mismatched baby outfit and invite over some others for a ugly-clothing contest.
Your weekly challenge (Number 22 of 52!) is to enjoy the rainbow of colors at an outdoor plant nursery.
Navigating the stroller through a busy farmers market is a worthwhile challenge. There are so many things to look at for your baby, it’s worth the effort.
The key to making it an official car wash seemed to be placing the rid-on car in a special place. In our case, it was on two outdoor IKEA chairs.
Fill the kitchen sink with warm soapy water, plastic cups, utensils, etc. Let your toddler pretend to make something or wash dishes.