Toddler

A Mom Celebrates Her Daughter’s Tantrums In An Un-Conventional Way

I'm guessing many people may not agree with Christie's approach to her daughter's emotions, but I think we can all take away a very valid point she makes. Teaching our children to suppress their feelings is not the answer. Giving them space, ...

Happy International Babywearing Week!

      This year's theme for International Babywearing Week is 'Share The Adventure'. Here at The Snap Mom- we LOVE Babywearing and so do our readers! Check out these adorable pictures of parents sharing the adventure ...

Dog Saves Baby From Drowning

Especially after our near-drowning incident, this story makes me so emotional. I cannot get over what this dog did! They really are a man's best friend! - Krystle K    

Little Boy Goes Off Over Pregnancy

This VIDEO is hysterical! This sweet boy is "exasperated" by the fact that his momma is pregnant again! Watch for what he says at the end! My husband had a similar reaction at 15 years old when his parents told him they were having another surprise ...

Toddler Terrariums

Did you know that during the last 30 years the amount of children's free time has declined in favor of more structured activities?  For example, between 1981-1997, unstructured outdoor activities fell by 50%. (source) Living in Florida, it can ...

Getting Off The Potty Train With Whitney J

Huh? Getting OFF the potty train? What does that mean, Whitney? Give me a chance to introduce you to a new way of allowing your child to teach themselves to use the potty. I say getting off the potty train because my daughter is completely toilet ...

Babywearing 101

Babywearing 101 By Krystle K Babywearing has SAVED my life. I have worn my babies from birth and am forever grateful for the ability to keep my child close to me while also having the freedom to use both of my hands! Many a nap, meal and ...

Healthy Easter Basket Alternatives

Happy Easter! It's coming soon! I can just taste the chocolate eggs now! Uh-oh... and now I'm also having visions of sugar-crazed kids! Let's be honest though... most of us know now that we really should avoid giving our kids refined sugar.  Among ...

Sensory Processing Disorder: Child Overloaded

We are so excited to have our dear friend, Lowe Matheson, sharing again with us. Her first article on Autism was a big hit and we have since had many requests for a follow up on Sensory Processing Disorders. Thankfully, she has stepped up to ...

DIY: Cereal Cookies

Cereal Cookies Hello Snappers! These cookies were introduced to me by a friend about 15 years ago, and they have been a family favorite ever since! It's scary to say, but one batch hardly lasts a night at our house...especially with two teenage ...