Perfect night time routine for a busy toddler

There are many mistakes to make while putting a baby or tot to sleep. Important question is – how to fix it? First and foremost: I DO NOT believe in crying it out methods.  Not a little bit.  Not “I’ll sit by the door.  Not “just for five minutes.  It is unnatural to the baby, [...]

Baby names for boys inspired by the famous literary characters

Are you looking for a special baby name for a special baby boy? Would you like to know which literary characters have inspired other parents to name their little precious by character’s names? Here is a list of the most distinctive baby boys’ names from children, popular and classical literature. We present the top 20 [...]

Baby names for girls inspired by the famous literary characters

For centuries parents have been naming their children by baby names from the literature. We present the top 20 literary baby names that are inspired by memorable book characters. We collected a selection of the most popular and distinctive baby girls names from classic, children and popular books. Sometimes these names are derived from their [...]

Great party games and activities for toddlers

We have discussed the Perfect Birthday Party for a Perfect Toddler in detail.  That blog post had some games that we were playing at my youngest boy’s birthday party.  That post goes into details how we set up this party, how to search for hidden treasures in a rice box, how to make a fun [...]

Teach Kids Math and History with Their Money Allowance

Kids allowance is a must in our house.  It makes a lot of matters easier, and while we find it indispensable for learning money management for the upcoming years, we manage to make it really educational as they grow.  In a previous post there was a Q&A on overall procedure and money management, so here [...]

Kids 1st and 2nd birthday parties: common mistakes to avoid

Everybody deserves a birthday party!  Yep!  And making those first birthday parties is the sweetest thing for the parents. We have already talked about a perfect toddler party. How to avoid parents’ common mistakes to make it really perfect? First, the common recipe for the 1st or 2nd birthday party: Guests: the more, the merrier. [...]