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    What’s New With Johnson’s and why we love it.

    In this generation where the world isn’t always gentle, there are times that we as a parent worry about how to best raise our children to thrive. Thankfully, our favorite brand Johnson’s believes that the transformative power of GENTLE is the answer to the harshness of this world. So they are now raising the standard of gentle even higher. Watch our Unboxig! It is now 100% gentle, free of parabens, phthalates, sulfates, and dyes, designed for zero irritation. Johnson’s removed over 50% of ingredients and retained naturally=derived ingredients in their formula. What’s new with Johnson’s? Johnson’s newest product is the CottonTouch that is designed to enhance the gentle power of…

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    Fun Ways To Introduce Flashcards To Toddlers

    Do your kids love flashcards? Or they just love tearing them apart? On this blog, I will be sharing few tricks to introduce flashcards in a fun way to your kids especially toddlers.  Flashcards can be boring in this age because of technology. Kids will surely prefer to hold gadgets than flashcards for sure. But as a mom raising an unplugged kid, I always make sure that Zoe will have fun while learning.  Unboxing! https://youtu.be/AUR39jYfi5c Flashcard is a great tool to teach variety of skills. Just in time as Buksan PH just launched their new products.  Fun ways to use the flashcards Unlike most of the kids nowaday, Zoe’s first…

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    Zoe’s 4th Birthday Celebration

    Do you agree with me how crazy time flies? It seems like yesterday Zoe is just a little baby but now she just celebrated her 4th birthday.  This post is 5 days late because I have too much in plate but I hope when you’re old enough, you’ll still remember how we celebrated your 4th birthday.  How did we celebrate? A day before Zoe’s 4th birthday, we went to the mall to eat out and watch a movie. We’re from a small family and not really used in throwing a party.  Zoe is a day shy in turning 4 years old and I guess it’s the perfect timing for her…

  • kindercity

    Kindercity: Our favorite indoor playground

    It’s been a week since we visited our favorite indoor playground. So today, we will be sharing our Kindercity experience. As you all know we are an advocate of learning through play. And we all had so much fun. There are mini villages for pretend plays that Zoe really love. And there’s too many kind of slides. Which Zoe all tried. Guess I have one adventurous little lady right here! And hey, we love the trampoline too!   Why is Kinder City our favorite indoor playground? 1. One thing that we really love about Kinder City is that the play area stimulate child’s creativity. There’s so much to learn from…

  • Life with ZG

    Benefits Of Bonding Through Reading.

    Instead of toys, I really invest in books because I want to raise a reader. If you want to check out my big bad wolf haul, just go here http://lifewithzg.com/big-bad-wolf-2019-haul/ So today, let me share some benefits of bonding through reading. Benefits of Bonding through Reading: 1. You can develop emotional closeness by sharing your feelings. 2. You can impart important lessons in every story. 3. Reading is great opportunity to establish a strong and nurturing bond. 4. Reading is a way of creating beautiful moments together that they will remember forever. 5. Reading develops new interests. There are so many benefits of bonding through reading so if you and…

  • Easter

    Easter Carrot Footprint

    Easter is fast approaching so we will be sharing our Easter themed activities for the week. Today, it’s a simple keepsake. Every month, I always create an art out of Zoe’s hand and feet. It’s a great way to remind us of her development. Because it’s crazy how fast she outgrow her shoes. She’s size 10 at 3 years old. So we hope you’ll have fun too! What you’ll need: Bond paper Orange construction paper Green construction paper Orange paint Paintbrush Scissors Glue How to make it: 1. Prepare your paint. We’re using tempera paint. 2. Let your child paint their foot. One at a time. 3. Stamp it on…

  • Big Bad Wolf 2019 Haul

    It’s my birthday today and the best way to celebrate it is to hoard books at Big Bad Wolf. Seeing how happy my daughter, makes me the happiest too. For those who constantly read my blogs, You all know I am raising an unplugged kid. So books are really my investments and I’m happy to raise a bookworm. It’s our 2nd year of book hunting at the Big Bad Wolf. And I noticed there’s a fewer selection than last year. But lot’s of good finds still. I bought more activity books and reading books because Zoe can read already. Price range are 60-390 pesos. Zoom the photo to see the…

  • Life wtih zg

    Painting with a 3 years old.

    I’ve been on hiatus for the past couple of weeks. But today, here’s a new episode of Paint with Zoe. Painting makes Zoe so happy, she can paint for hours. And I’m so happy to see how her creativity flow. So if you have a 3 years old too, encourage them to do art. Don’t be afraid of the mess, it’s always a beautiful mess for us. Watch how Zoe Paints here: Tools that we used: Tempera Paints Watercolor Paper Paintbrushes Containers (Because Zoe love to mix colors) To be honest, I just let Zoe do her thing. Before she starts, I always ask her what she’ll paint. But it’s…

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    Open-ended and Interactive Toys Gift Ideas 2018

    I know, Christmas is just around the corner and this post might be a little bit late. But I am doing this gift guide not only for Christmas but you can gift your kids these items for any occasions. Please save this post as I will keep on updating the list. I am that MOM. I am that mom who’s raising an unplugged kid and following Montessori approach. So I am picky when it comes to “TOYS”. My daughter can only buy toys when it’s her birthday and during Christmas. So I always get the interactive toys that will be beneficial for her. Open-ended Toys 1. Gummy Box PH What…

  • mom and daughter

    Looking For The Perfect On The Go Snacks For Your Kids?

    Our favorite on the go snack. Zoe loves to have two-three snacks a day. Usually we bake her snacks but when we don’t have time to bake, I’m thankful for snacks readily available in the grocery. I am not that strict when it comes to sugar intake when Zoe turned 3 years old. But I make sugar her sugar intake for the day will not exceed 100 grams. Always Check The Ingredients. I always look at the ingredients list first, to make sure that it contains real, wholesome food ingredients, and that there aren’t artificial colours, flavours, or many additives or preservatives. Get to know Monte. It is a creamy…

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