Top 10 Scientific Ways to Prove You’re a Smarty Pants

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Smart People Traits according to Science - Smarty Pants characteristics qualities - smart people

This post is sponsored by SmartyPants Vitamins. All opinions on how to be a smarty pants are my own. Although used as an insult, it's an insult many of us wouldn't mind coming our way. I mean, of all the things to be called, smarty pants isn't all that bad. Nothing like people feeling inferior to you due to your intellectual prowess. I don't get called a smarty pants very often (used to when I was in high school), but I happen to be married to someone who I definitely consider a smarty pants. In two years he can even be dubbed Doctor Smarty Pants and someday (hopefully) Professor Smarty Pants. I guess you could say I know a ...

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How to Take Care of a Newborn Like a Veteran Mom {Giveaway!}

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How to care for a newborn baby - tips from a veteran mom on what to do when baby cries.

You waited nine long months for baby to come, and now you are wondering what do you actually do with a newborn? Don't worry, I was there once too as a new mom, and I had to do figure out how to take care of a newborn times two! It was not an easy feat to say the least. Newborns are really pretty simple. They only do a few things: eat, sleep, pee, poop, and cry. In the first few days, that's all you'll get. No smiles or coos or laughs. Those don't start to show up until around 6+ weeks. So enjoy any sleep smiles or gas/potty related smiles that may happen incidentally during the first few weeks, because you won't see them in full ...

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The Benefits of a Levana Stella Video Baby Monitor Even When Your Baby Isn’t a Baby Anymore

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Keep an eye on your kids, but also communicate with them from another room. So many advantages of a video baby monitor! #Levanaween #ad

New parents seem to have this fear of their new baby being alone in the other room, far away from them, where they can't see them, where they can't hear every coo and gurgle. We start to worry that our baby will stop breathing (or die from SIDS) or will cry and we won't hear them, so we use baby monitors so that we can always hear them anytime they make a sound. My husband and I use baby monitors until we work on getting baby to sleep through the night, then we turn it off. So, we haven't used one in months. However, we were recently sent a Levana Stella video baby monitor to review and it has been an awesome, extremely fun, and ...

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