Connie Deal

March 22, 2018
Taking babies, toddlers, and preschoolers ANYWHERE is a lot of work, but taking them on #vacation is even a bigger task, one that can make us want to crawl back under the covers and forget the whole idea. But, traveling with toddlers is lots of fun and certainly worth doing! Click through to find out how to make #travelingwithtoddlers more fun and actually feel easy! #roadtrip #familyvacation #summertravel #traveltips

Road Trip Survival Tips for Traveling with Toddlers

Road Trip Survival Tips for Traveling with Toddlers {This post contains affiliate links.} So, you want to hit the road with your kids, but the thought of being stuck in a car for hours on end can seem a bit daunting, to say the least. Other than throwing a bunch […]
March 21, 2018

Slime Fun! Mindware’s Science Academy: Slime Lab Review

Slime. It’s ooey. It’s gooey. It’s all the rage. And, when you have a little scientist who loves her experiments, this is loads of fun. {This post contains affiliate links.} So, what is MindWare’s Science Academy: Slime Lab? The Science Academy: Slime Lab is a box that comes with everything […]
March 20, 2018

Exploring Seattle with Toddlers

What kind sightseeing is there to do in Seattle with two toddlers?   Lots, actually! I’ve found that this is usually the case for anywhere we go. Of course, some places are easier with little ones than others, but it’s also what we make of it. If we make it […]
March 19, 2018
Going on vacation and traveling with kids can be expensive. But, there are ways to save money while #travelingwithtoddlers! Find out some of my best (and easiest!) tips for stretching your travel budget while hitting the road or flying high with toddlers. #summervacation #springbreaktravel #traveltips #travelbudget

How to Stretch your Travel Budget while Traveling with Toddlers

Tips for stretching your travel budget when traveling with little ones… {This post contains affiliate links.}   Traveling is pricey. Traveling with kids is even more expensive. So, how can you make save a buck here and there so that you can afford to do more, or go on more […]
March 18, 2018
Thinking of taking a trip to Southern California but looking to avoid the crowds? Try Ontario instead! There's plenty to see and do, and without the crowds and hefty admission tickets of other places. #Ontario #SouthernCalifornia #travelingwithtoddlers #familyvacation

Fun in Southern California

“Sunny and 75,” that’s California, right?   Ha, ha, not exactly. But, California is a nice place to visit. We recently tagged along on a work trip with my bestie and the kids’ honorary auntie to Ontario, California. Ontario has it’s own airport and is near(ish) to places like Disneyland, […]
March 18, 2018

Nap time + sleeping + travel = ???

How to handle nap times, sleep schedules, and sleeping arrangements while traveling {This post contains affiliate links.} It’s fun to travel, but it can throw us and our little ones for quite the loop. Unfamiliar places, sights, sounds, over stimulation, and a change to our regular daily routine can make […]
March 8, 2018
Wondering what to fill your toddler's Easter eggs with? Looking for candy-free options for #Easter or #Christmas stockings? Check out this list of fun ideas for #EasterBaskets and #EasterEggs for toddlers and preschoolers from Lessons and Learning for Littles.

Easter Ideas for Toddlers and Preschoolers

If you celebrate it, Easter is a fun holiday that you probably look back fondly on. Finding Easter eggs, the anticipation and wondering what would be in each egg… so much fun! One of the best parts about being a kid, right?   But, as parents, we don’t always want […]
February 11, 2018
Looking to add more positive to your day? Would you like to learn 3 simple ways to help your children show more #appreciation? Click through to learn simple strategies to help your #toddlers and #preschoolers learn to #love unconditionally and be more #appreciative. Plus, learn the benefits of #yoga and doing #kidsyoga with your children.

Teaching Toddlers Appreciation and Unconditional Love

Have you heard of the 5 languages of love? There’s a version for kids (affiliate link), which I find interesting (there’s an audio book too!), and the point is that people are different and want to love and be loved in different ways. But, the first thing we should teach […]
February 1, 2018
Valentine's Day is a great time to spread #kindness and do activities that show how much (and why!) you #love your kids. This simple #tradition is something you can do each #Valentine'sDay and will only take about 20 minutes to do. Click through for all the details in this super simple new tradition from Lessons and Learning for Littles!

A Super Simple but Meaningful Valentine’s Tradition

  It’s easy to get caught up in the commercialism of holidays. But, our kids don’t know about that. They just know Valentine’s Day is a day they get Valentine’s from their friends and maybe something from their family. Oh, and sweets. Lots of sweets and pink stuff…errr… hearts everywhere. […]