Big Block SingSong – Moose Project

My 2 year old son is obsessed with Big Block SingSong on Disney Junior.  If you're not familiar with these cartoon shorts, it basically different colored blocks singing funny songs.  I have to admit that they are quite catchy and get stuck in my head all the time now.  Anyways, one of the video shorts my son loves is called Moose.  It's a block that looks like a moose singing about going to the park. ...

3 reasons Trader Joe’s Makes Grocery Shopping with Kids Easier

Trader Joe's in West Des Moines is one of my kids' favorite places to shop. Not only do they have great prices on their organic and preservative-free food, but they really make their store kid friendly. If you have young kids, especially in the 2-3 year old range, you know that taking your child to the store can sometimes be a headache. Well, here are 3 reasons why taking your young children to Trader Joe's...

Looking for a Safe Homeopathic Cough and Cold Medicine for Kids? Try This

Unfortunately children seem to pass colds back and forth to each other all year long. This means a lot of long nights for parents and their children. So what can you do to help alleviate some of your children's symptoms and help yourself get some sleep? Well, you could run to the drugstore and pickup one of those bright pink liquids that are full or artificial colors, ingredients you can't pronounce and may have possible...

2 Kid Friendly Restaurants in Des Moines

[alert-announce]Check out Des Moines Parent's 10 Places Kids Eat Free List or our Top 10 Kid-Friendly Restaurants in Central Iowa list.[/alert-announce] Most restaurants around town have a Kids Menu for your child, but is it healthy? Is it just more of the deep fried chicken nuggets and fries? In most cases yes. So if you want your child getting no nutrition and ending up with childhood obesity, than you're in luck. But what if you want your...