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Our 5-Year Lovevery Play Kits Journey: 2024 Review

The cost of the Lovevery play kits can be a bit painful, but for our family, most of the kits have been worth it. Here’s the scoop.
32 Best Easter Books for Toddlers

32 Best Easter Books for Toddlers (2024) 

From Little Blue Truck to Veggietales, find the best 2024 Easter books for toddlers. The Peter Rabbit Tonie is my fav for this year!
8 Best Vitamins for Toddlers & Kids (2024 Guide)

8 Best Vitamins for Toddlers & Kids (2024 Guide)

Discover the best toddler vitamins on the market in 2024 – researched & tested by a picky mom. Hiya, Mary Ruth’s, EllaOla, & more.
15 Montessori Easter Basket Ideas

15 Montessori Easter Basket Ideas for Babies & Toddlers (2024)

If you align with Montessori, I’ve found some great Montessori-inspired Easter basket ideas that you can order right on Amazon.
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15 St. Patrick’s Day Dot Art Worksheets (Free Printables)

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with these free dot art worksheets, perfect for ages 2-5. The rainbow dot page is our favorite!
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Lovevery Montessori Toy Shelf Review: Worth It vs Dupes?

Looking for an innovative toy storage solution? Read a comprehensive review of the Lovevery Montessori Toy Shelf, including the pros & cons.
27 Creative Magnetic Tiles Ideas – Magna-Tiles Fun

33 Creative Magnetic Tiles Ideas – Magna-Tiles Fun!

Discover 30+ Magnetic Tiles Ideas to engage your kids and build fine motor and critical thinking skills. Car ramps, 3D designs, and more!
DIY Valentines Day Crayon Box Printable (Free PDF)

DIY Valentines Day Crayon Box Printable (Free PDF)

Make this Valentine’s Day special with a DIY crayon box printable. Get free PDF files with color-themed puns. Cricut files also available!
First Day vs SmartyPants Vitamins for Kids Which Is Better

First Day vs SmartyPants Vitamins for Kids: Which Is Better?

Comparing First Day vs SmartyPants vitamins for kids? Learn which is better with my top recommendation at the end!
Hiya Kids Probiotic vs First Day Kids Belly-Biotic: The Clear Winner

Hiya Kids Probiotic vs First Day Kids Belly-Biotic: The Clear Winner

One thing Hiya points out is live probiotic strands are really quite delicate, and they can be easily destroyed by added sugar…

Child Development Articles

Toys and activity ideas to help your babies and toddlers reach developmental milestones through play

Yoto Player Review Is the Kids Audio Speaker Worth It

Yoto Player Review: Is the Kids Audio Speaker Worth It?

Check out my Yoto player review to learn why this screen-free audio player for kids stands out compared to Storypod and Toniebox.
Best Magnetic Tiles and Blocks

I Tested the 14 Best Magnetic Tiles and Blocks – Winners Inside

Discover the best magnetic tiles and blocks! We tested 14 sets, from Magna-Tiles to Connetix to Picasso Tiles and Blockaroo. Winners inside.
Lovevery Amazon Alternatives The Examiner Play Kit For Months 52,53,54 Featured Image

Lovevery Amazon Alternatives: The Examiner Play Kit for Months 52, 53, and 54

The Examiner Play Kit for months 52, 53, and 54 includes some noteworthy toys, like a rhyming puzzle, a stopwatch, a weekly to-do board, and an empathy game. Let’s take a look at Amazon to find some toys that would give your kids a similar learning experience.
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Lovevery Amazon Alternatives for Every Play Kit

Why I’m Doing This Series

  1. See if the Lovevery products are overpriced or are actually worth it
  2. Provide alternatives for families who love the concept of the play kits but can’t afford or justify the price of the entire thing

I hope this helps your family create lasting memories and support developmental milestones along the way.

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