Category: Mommy Scene

Simple Infant Care Tips Every Parent Should Know

Simple Infant Care Tips Every Parent Should Know

Caring for a new baby can be an exhausting and overwhelming experience. A few simple tips can help you take better care of yourself and your infant and make memories along the way.

2018 Baby Shower Essentials & Gift Ideas

2018 Baby Shower Essentials & Gift Ideas

It’s always fun to celebrate a new baby and pamper the mom-to-be! Our baby shower essentials are practical, natural, problem-solving and adorable. These gift ideas cover a little bit of everything; feeding, diapering, pampering and teething!  

Streamlined Diapering Solution & Summer Basics

Streamlined Diapering Solution & Summer Basics

I’ve carried a diaper bag around for about 4 years. Now that I have a 6-year-old, it can be challenging to carry her stuff as well as baby essentials for my little son. I ditched the diaper bag awhile ago in lieu of a few diapers and a pack of wipes, except sometimes these minimal basics aren’t enough. I was excited to discover DiaperQuick, a streamlined bag that provides a clean spot to change a diaper AND holds a few essentials such as 2 to 3 diapers, wipes, a tube of diaper cream and even an extra shirt for my little man.

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My Top Tips For Stress Free Potty Training

My Top Tips For Stress Free Potty Training

Our family reached a big milestone this past month. My first born is now completely potty trained! Third time is the charm, and after my previous 2 failed attempts here are 5 tips I learned that made all the difference.

Teach Kids to Have Happy Hearts with Simple Jobs

Teach Kids to Have Happy Hearts with Simple Jobs

Teaching young kids unselfish habits is so helpful to make daily routines go smoothly. When I give my kids special jobs throughout our day, it’s easier for them to stay on task, be respectful and have fun at the same time!

Fashionable Gear for New Moms

Fashionable Gear for New Moms

Having a new baby introduces all kids of “firsts”, even if you’ve already had several children. All of my deliveries were fairly similar but my experience bringing each baby home and caring for them during the infant stage was different. The best thing you can do for yourself to prepare for a new baby is to stock up on essential gear for making the baby days a little easier. Covered Goods makes it simple and comfortable to breastfeed your baby with their airy and discrete coverings made from gorgeous fabrics.
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Katie enjoys all things creative; DIY projects, photography, decorating and family adventures. She feels blessed to be a stay-at-home mom with 3 kids and many artistic outlets.

The Hidden Side of Forgiveness

The Hidden Side of Forgiveness

In mommy life, I often have to ask my kids for forgiveness for my attitude. It’s important to teach kids how to deal with emotions and identify their wrongs. But what are our motives for forgiveness? Might we have forgiveness backwards?

Baby Boy Gift Ideas for Holidays & Birthdays

Baby Boy Gift Ideas for Holidays & Birthdays

Baby boys can be hard to shop for and equally hard to buy gifts for. Boys like toys that won’t easily break and allow them to play and use their imaginations. Here are some of my baby boy gift ideas (from a boy mom)!

5 Helpful Tips for Successful Breastfeeding

5 Helpful Tips for Successful Breastfeeding

If you are able, breastfeeding is a precious opportunity to bond with your baby especially during the newborn stage. After having 3 kids, I have discovered several tips to create a successful and peaceful breastfeeding routine. These five ideas have worked for me but every mama and baby have a different experience. I’d love to hear your own breastfeeding tips too!

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Amy is a mom-entrepreneur, has 3 young children, and lives with her husband in beautiful Idaho. She enjoys spending time with her family, going on adventures, hiking, biking, and splashing in puddles.

Tips to Make the Infant Days Easier

Tips to Make the Infant Days Easier

Bringing home a newborn is momentous occasion and the start of a very busy stage of life. These baby essentials are helpful for both momma and baby to enjoy the newborn stage.

Simple Sleep Tips For Kids and Babies

Simple Sleep Tips For Kids and Babies

Sleep is precious. You know this all too well if you’re a parent with little ones! Whether you are first time mom with a newborn or a seasoned parent, these simple sleep tips can help your family create healthy sleep habits for your kids.

Simple Pampering Tips for Moms-to-Be

Simple Pampering Tips for Moms-to-Be

Being pregnant is a joy as you anticipate bringing a new little bundle into the world! It can also be tiring and uncomfortable at times as your body is being stretched (literally)! It’s important to take care of your body, beginning with the first trimester when morning sickness hits all the way through the 9th month when your body feels like it’s at its limit. These tips for pampering your changing body can help you enjoy the unique stage of pregnancy.

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Amy is a mom-entrepreneur, has 3 young children, and lives with her husband in beautiful Idaho. She enjoys spending time with her family, going on adventures, hiking, biking, and splashing in puddles.

How to Be Real In Your Friendships

How to Be Real In Your Friendships

I’ve been thinking about whether I’m “real” in my friendships. I suspect what you are thinking, can moms in the midst of parenting young children have deep friendships? I’ve found it helpful to make a “Check List” to pursue quality friendships and be open in a way that lets me get to know who other moms are.

2017 Summer Baby Shower Essentials

2017 Summer Baby Shower Essentials

Having a new baby this year? We know it can be challenging to figure out which baby essentials are needed and which are extra. We are excited to share our top picks for feeding, diapering, clothing, and setting up baby’s nursery! Also don’t miss entering our Baby Shower Essentials giveaway!

6 Eco-Friendly Diaper Bag Essentials

6 Eco-Friendly Diaper Bag Essentials

When you’re stocking your diaper bag, it’s helpful to do so with items that are friendly to the environment. The young family stage may seem to produce loads of trash and disposable discards, but these practical diaper bag essentials make it possible to reuse your gear and conserve a little each day.

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Katie enjoys all things creative; DIY projects, photography, decorating and family adventures. She feels blessed to be a stay-at-home mom with 3 kids and many artistic outlets.