Category: parenting tips


Keto Friendly Pork Jerky

Keto Friendly Pork Jerky

Keto Friendly Pork Jerky For all my busy moms out there who want healthy snacks for the family or for anyone that is following a Keto friendly diet please check out Crooked Creek Farm’s Pork Jerky! They have 3 flavors: original, spicy and Mango Habanero. There is no added MSG, no hormones,  and it is […]

Posted September 11, 2018 by info@mysillymonkey.com in parenting tips / 3 Comments


Visual Schedule

Visual Schedule

Visual Schedule! There are many benefits to using a visual schedule with your child.  Visual schedules or visual charts can be a powerful tool for keeping your child organized, staying focused, and reducing meltdowns.  You may have read some of my posts that mention my daughter and some of her sensory issues.   This post will […]


Tips For Brushing Teeth With Sensory Processing Issues

Tips For Brushing Teeth With Sensory Processing Issues

Tips For Brushing Teeth With Sensory Processing Issues! Does your toddler refuse to brush their teeth? Do they gag, cry,  throw a tantrum or have other physical reactions to tooth brushing? My child went through a couple different phases of tooth brushing.  Basically from cooperation to an all-out resistance!  There can be many different factors […]


Sensory Bottles

Sensory Bottles

Sensory Bottles! These DIY sensory bottles are super easy and fun to make.  Sensory bottles or calm down bottles are a wonderful useful calming tool for toddlers or children with sensory needs, anxiety, or those that need help with self-regulation or transitioning to the next activity.  Sensory bottles act as an “calm-down” aid by helping […]



Mom Hacks for Breastfeeding and Pumping

Mom Hacks for Breastfeeding and Pumping

Mom Hacks for Breastfeeding and Pumping! Okay, ladies here are some great mom hacks for breastfeeding and pumping.  I don’t know too many new moms that were 100%  confident and didn’t have some kind of struggle somewhere along the line. Do you?? Here are some helpful tips I wish I knew when I first started […]


Mom Hacks

Mom Hacks

Mom Hacks! You know those quick useful tips that we wished we thought of sooner? Those little things that make life easier or less complicated? Those are called mom hacks! Yes, please!! In particular these are mom hacks for babies or toddlers.  Hopefully, you or someone you know can use some of these parenting tips.  […]

Posted January 31, 2018 by info@mysillymonkey.com in baby, parenting tips, toddler / 4 Comments

Easy Christmas Cookie

Easy Christmas Cookie

Easy Christmas Cookie! The Holidays are here!! If you are in a pinch and need a delicious and easy Christmas cookie recipe, try my Hello Dolly cookies.  Growing up, I used to make these cookies with my mom. Looking for something homemade that doesn’t take forever to make or a ton of ingredients?   Give these […]

Posted December 15, 2017 by info@mysillymonkey.com in parenting tips / 4 Comments