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Fine Motor Activities

Fine Motor Activities

Fine Motor Activities! My daughter really needs to beef up her fine motor skills and so any additional toddler activities I can have her do the better she gets at developing those muscles.  I love discovering new ways DIY activities to not only keep her occupied, but also any activity that is productive and not […]







Positive Birth Affirmations

Positive Birth Affirmations

Positive Birth Affirmations! Affirmations are defined as the practice of positive thinking and self-empowerment—fostering a belief that “a positive mental attitude supported by affirmations you will achieve success in anything”. Without planning it my husband gave me birth affirmations during my labor which I feel really got me through it, especially the critical moments.  Of […]


Tips For Baby Gas Relief

Tips For Baby Gas Relief

Babies cry. A lot. The three main reasons they cry are: they are hungry, they need to be changed, or they have gas. Ugh, infant gas! An infant’s stomach is still growing and developing daily.  So, between the age of one to four months old, baby gas is prevalent.  There are some helpful tips to try […]

Posted April 19, 2017 by info@mysillymonkey.com in baby, parenting tips / 6 Comments