Disney is our happy place. But with the world of hearing loss being pretty new to us, I was dependent on my mama friends for helping to manage my daughter’s hearing loss at Disneyland to ensure she had a magical day. They delivered! Today I’m sharing ideas for managing hearing loss, your child’s or your own, while at amusement parks like Disneyland.
It’s been two months since my daughter underwent a major operation to remove a cholesteatoma, a non-cancerous cyst wrapped around her hearing bones. Today, I’ve got good news to share and a fun giveaway to help you share in our celebration.
How old is too old to dress up like your favorite Disney character? Is Halloween the only acceptable day? I say never and absolutely not! Check out these adorable dresses, perfect for a fancy day at the Disneyland Resort.
This month has been a big one in our family with our 7-year-old undergoing surgery to remove a cholesteatoma. When preparing for the surgery, I read everything I could find about what to expect. I wanted to share our experience with surgery in case you’re out there doing the same thing.
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Writing about our life allows sneak peeks into our fun as a family. I love being able to share our adventures, our best days. But the truth is, some days are hard. This is one of those days.
There are so many things I want to pass along to my children–a love for Harry Potter books, chocolate chip cookie baking hacks, and an understanding that they could make a difference in our world. Over the weekend, my husband and I took our three children with us to participate in the Women’s March in Los Angeles.
Many shared why they marched on social media using the hashtag #whyImarch, but today I wanted to share why we brought children to the march.
Lice. Just saying the word, and everyone’s head starts itching. Those tiny little buggers sure do make my head crawl and my blood boil.
2017 started out with scratching, itching, and a whole heck of a lot of laundry. I remember having lice as a kid, but when I found them on my daughter’s head I was in a bit of a tailspin. How do I get rid of them? What supplies do I need? Do I burn the house down & start over? Today I’m here to share what I’ve learned with you.
Is your toddler hooked on Kate and Mim-mim? Mine would move to Mimiloo with her funny bunny friend in a second. That’s why I compiled a list of Poppy-approved, Kate and Mim-Mim gift ideas.
Feed them, clothe them, make sure they’ve seen every classic Disney film. The job of parent can sound pretty simple when you boil it down to just the essentials. But I have such big dreams for my girls, and I want so much more for them than just the run-of-the-mill life.
To ensure they’re well rounded, my husband and I are trying to expose our children to the arts. With our oldest being only 8 years old, there’s a bit of training involved with this exposure.
The last day of school was full of excitement. No more homework, no more early mornings. But it was also bittersweet. It was also my children’s last day at the only school they’ve ever known. Thankfully, I had some powerful allies in talking to my kids about switching schools, the Disney Princesses.