My family had the good fortune to travel to Barranquilla Colombia this past winter. It was the second air travel for the boys, and their first time out of country. Here are some of the things we figured out along the way.
Gah! Can I start by saying how simply amazing sensory bins are?! I should have started them sooner, seriously. If you have no idea where to start, or even what they are, pop on over to Busy Toddler and check it out. Everything I've tried so far I've gotten from this wonderful blog. I cannot … Continue reading 5 Simple Sensory Bins
Ugh. Just when you think you're safe, it hits. Sickness. Now, I'm not one to keep my kids sheltered and avoid germs at all costs; but I don't welcome them in either. I'm not stupid. Why would I want to deal with two sick kids at once? Much less two sick toddlers. Not to mention … Continue reading When the Black Plague Hits Your House
Having twins provides a whole special bag of issues. We have to buy double of most things. We have to worry about two kids meeting milestones. We have to make sure two kids avoid choking at the dinner table. We have to make sure two kids don't drown in the bathtub. I'm not being a … Continue reading The Playground Conundrum