Defining The New Age Princess The Kiddyzuzaa Way – Episode 3

The Magic Weather Machine

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Episode 3 was extremely cute! If you haven’t watched Kiddyzuzaa yet check out the link below. Morgan is having so much fun watching these short videos. I love how the concepts are simple for her at 2 years old to fully grasp, but are also hilarious for me to watch. The Kiddyzuzaa Princesses really do have something for everyone. Malice the “evil” Princess once again stole the show for me. She is witty and amusing.

What I love the most about the Princess concept with Kiddyzuzaa is that they are unlike the stereotypical Princesses that we grew up with. However, they are not too dissimilar either. For instance when the Princesses had their slime battle in Episode 2 it really showed the fun aspect of being a princess, they can get dirty and have fun while at the same time battling the “evil villain” Malice.

It was also extremely fun reenacting slime time with Morgan as we played with the gooey stuff for the first time.

Slime Time
Add Ingredients & Shake It
Add Ingredients & Shake It
Wait For It
Wait For It
Yay Slime
Yay Slime

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Defining The New Age Princess The Kiddyzuzaa Way – Episode 2

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Morgan is absolutely in love with Kiddyzuzaa Princesses. She asks me all day if she can watch her princess movie. This is a perfect cartoon for her age range. She is fully entertained. I’m so excited that Morgan can watch these 15 minute You Tube videos and she thinks that she just enjoyed a full length movie. It can help us with cutting down on screen time thats for sure!

Morgan paying close attention
Morgan paying close attention
Esme is Hilarious!
Esme is Hilarious!

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Defining The New Age Princess The Kiddyzuzaa Way – Episode 1

The New Age Princess

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If you have been following my journey of motherhood you will know that my wonderful little Morgan is now 2 years old. She is super fun, happy and inquisitive. She loves dresses, dolls and having tea parties. However I haven’t introduced Morgan to the stereotypical princess concept yet. Not really for any one particular reason. Just that she much rather enjoys playing with toys and reading about ponies than sitting and watching movies.

But I was so excited when I learned about Kiddyzuzaa Land because I was now able to introduce Morgan to a whole world of Princesses. Princesses that were fun, inventive, creative, silly and perfectly suited for her.

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Dare to Compare, Why Every Parent Must Read This!

Dare to Compare! Why Every Parent Must Read ThisHello my wonderful readers, I had been drafting this post since yesterday, but low and behold the powers of the universe must have known what I was up to because an amazing offer popped in my email box this morning. I will share that a bit later!!! In today’s post I am doing a listing of all the ingredients in the three most recognizable baby shampoo’s in the United States. Below you will find Monat Junior Shampoo, Johnson’s Baby Shampoo and Honest Brand Purely Simple Shampoo and Body Wash.

In full disclosure I am a Monat Market Partner and I do intend to show you that Monat Junior is worth switching to. When it comes to our children and what we put on them and in them I am a full proponent of giving them the best.

When you become a parent everything else pales in comparison and your senses become heightened to what your children are being exposed to. Now I have read many an article about how certain chemicals and additives in our children’s shampoos has been leading to an increase in childhood cancers, this is why I sought out the best of the best. When Monat Junior was first introduced to me I was appreciative and thankful because up until then I had been using the Honest Brand which as you will see below has its concerns.

My research lead me to the EWG’s Cosmetic Database. I searched each and every ingredient individually. What is the EWG? “EWG provides information on personal care product ingredients from published scientific literature to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. EWG indicates the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in a product – not the product itself. The ratings reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure or individual susceptibility, factors which determine actual health risks, if any.”

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5 Childhood Games That Encourage Attachment

5 Childhood Games That Encourage Attachment

Hello everyone! Happy Wednesday,

I’m sorry that I’ve taken a bit of a hiatus from my blog lately but life has gotten in my way. Although it’s only been two weeks since I last posted it feels like a lifetime.

I have a very special treat today. I am welcoming a guest post from fellow blogger Mark. Mark’s blog the Foosball Zone (Blog By A Professional Player) is all about Foosball history as well as subjects that firmly identify with Foosball. Be sure to check out his point by point review of the Sportcraft Foosball table. In today’s post Mark is going to share with Organizing Motherhood’s readers 5 Childhood Games that Encourage Attachment. What a great subject for Mark to write about!

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How To Explain The Meaning Of Christmas To Your Toddler

How To Explain The Meaning Of Christmas To Your Toddler

In the middle of March I wrote a super successful post about the history and origin of St. Patrick’s day. I wanted to research it because honestly I didn’t know anything about it. Yet I was dressing Morgan in green head to toe! That post ended up launching a series of posts after I received multiple comments to create a post for each holiday. I will have to explain each holiday to Morgan anyway. What a better way than to actually learn the facts behind them. You can read all of my past posts below:

  1. St. Patrick’s Day
  2. Easter
  3. Mother’s Day
  4. Memorial Day
  5. Father’s Day
  6. Fourth of July
  7. Labor Day
  8. Halloween
  9. Thanksgiving

I learn so much from doing these posts, and I find that I really enjoy researching and writing them. Today I will be sharing with you How To Explain The Meaning Of Christmas To Your Toddler. There are so many individual celebrations, customs and traditions in December including my own country’s custom of Mikulas on December 6th. However for the purposes of today’s post I am going to focus on the Christmas celebration on December 25th in America.

As always I would like to thank my wonderful friend Google. Google was able to steer me in so many fascinating directions while researching this history. Prior to my research I had no idea that for a period of time in America Christmas was actually banned! Continue reading to find out more about this religious and cultural celebration we think that we know so well.

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The Ultimate MOMtrepreneur Holiday Spotlight

The Ultimate MOMtrepreneur Holiday Spotlight

Over the course of this year I have featured amazing MOMtrepreneur’s on my blog. I started the features with a good friend who owns and operates a handmade baby accessories brand; therefore, with today’s post I would love to re-feature some of these MOMtrepreneur’s in hopes that it would assist you with your holiday shopping. These ladies sell amazing items that are perfect for the season of gift giving. Help support a fellow mommy!

With more and  more emphasis being placed on buying local, buying from small business and buying handmade, there couldn’t be a better round up than below. I hope you enjoy looking back on this year with these wonderful MOMtrepreneur’s.

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7 Of The Best Under $25 Toddler Gifts

7 Of The Best Under $25 Toddler Gifts

In my experience some of the best gifts that I have received have either been the gift with purchase or seriously something super cheap. Any one say Chocolate!!! Because I am so easy to please gift wise I started to think about how I was going to shop for my babies this holiday season. Morgan is almost two now so she will be much more aware of Christmas.

The more I brainstormed and the more I sent family members gift wish lists, I realized every item on the list was under $25. How can that be? Well it’s quite simple. Toddlers love what they love, and they don’t need elaborate things to make them happy. Morgan’s favorite toy to date is a matching game that my sister bought for her from the Target dollar section. A close second is an Amazon box and a crayon. She’s extremely easy to please.

However with the holidays coming up I do want to get her something special. I am listing below items that I have sent family members as our gift wish list: 7 Of The Best Under $25 Toddler Gifts. I listed approximate dollar amounts because sometimes Amazon uses a third party seller and the prices can vary, however they will only vary slightly.

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How To Explain The Meaning Of Thanksgiving To Your Toddler

How To Explain The Meaning Of Thanksgiving To Your Toddler

In the middle of March I wrote a super successful post about the history and origin of St. Patrick’s day. I wanted to research it because honestly I didn’t know anything about it. Yet I was dressing Morgan in green head to toe! That post ended up launching a series of posts after I received multiple comments to create a post for each holiday. I will have to explain each holiday to Morgan anyway. What a better way than to actually learn the facts behind them. You can read all of my past posts below:

  1. St. Patrick’s Day
  2. Easter
  3. Mother’s Day
  4. Memorial Day
  5. Father’s Day
  6. Fourth of July
  7. Labor Day
  8. Halloween

I learn so much from doing these posts, and I find that I really enjoy researching and writing them. Today I will be sharing with you How To Explain The Meaning Of Thanksgiving To Your Toddler. Let’s learn together why we celebrate this holiday, and more importantly why we eat pumpkin pie. 

As always I would like to thank my wonderful friend Google. Google was able to steer me in so many fascinating directions while researching this history. Prior to my research I had no idea what the name of the tribe was that the colonists celebrated the first Thanksgiving with, nor was I aware of why we celebrate on the third Thursday in November. Little did I know that the economy and stimulating spending was the hidden reason. I hope you truly learn as much as I did.

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