Treehouse Tales

Kool-Aid Refrigerator Pie

A while back I had come across this recipe for a Kool-Aid Refrigerator Pie, I had been looking for easy to do recipes that munchkin and I could do together.  Since I was starting potty training today I decided this could be a fun activity we could do while working on this new skill.  I Read More

Toddler Carry-on Checklist

Here my checklist for my toddler’s carry-on bag to give you an idea of what to include. Bag: If you don’t already have one you might consider a backpack diaper bag (such as this Fisher Price Backpack Diaper Bag) for this trip.  This way you can put it on your back and have one less thing Read More

Ultrasound Follow-up & Breast Biopsy

So after my first mammogram I was called and informed that I was going to need an ultrasound follow-up and potential diagnostic mammogram.  I knew that it was normal for a call back especially after your very first mammogram.  Because there is nothing for them to compare (once they have a base mammogram they can Read More

What are Confused Chip Cookies? ~ Cookie Recipe

So I don’t do a lot of baking but I do enjoy making my favorite cookie recipe.  Now when I bake I like to do it “old school”.  So I don’t use electric mixers or anything like that.  I do all my mixing by hand.  My signature item to bake are Confused Chip Cookies.  You Read More

Toddler Mess or Something Else?

On November 30, 2018 I learned a new definition of mess and fear 🙁  Anchorage, Alaska had a big earthquake that was enough to do damage to many buildings and make a mess out of everything.  Earthquakes and kids don’t mix for me.  The earthquake occurred at 8:29 am and while most people where already Read More

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11 Thing’s that Won’t Happen in Toddler Lives

So you can find many blogs and articles written about toddlers.  I wanted to talk about 11 things that WON’T happen in toddler lives.   Comment below what is something that does not happen with YOUR toddler. Listening If you think your toddler will listen, think again.  Selective hearing starts early and is something that comes Read More

Why Book Box Subscriptions Should be 1 of the 7 Deadly Sins

So we all know there are 7 deadly sins right?  Lust, gluttony, greed, laziness, wrath, envy and pride but maybe we need to add book box subscriptions to that list.  The 7 deadly sins are things that become vices and lead people away from god.  So why would I say that a book box subscription should be Read More

Top 5 Tips for Reading at Home

Reading at home with your child is very important in helping them to improve their reading skills.  I want to share with you my top 5 tips for reading at home. ———- Join Nitra’s Secret Treehouse for more literacy tips ———- Reading Aloud Reading aloud is one of the BEST things you can do to help your child’s Read More