This Works for Me: Recycling!

RECYCLING: Save those baby wipe containers. They’re great to store markers and crayons in After soap and water, styrofoam trays from package meats make great paint trays when stenciling or for various children’s crafts.  Also good for kiddies’ snacks. Keep baby food jars and lids until you’re inspired to make potpourri gifts. Fill jar with potpourri and cover lid with pretty cloth.  Tie a ribbon on and … Continue reading This Works for Me: Recycling!

What is Ok to buy used: Baby items

Buying secondhand is a great way to save money on baby/children items, but there are some things that you want to look out for before you purchase secondhand.   Playpens:   Make sure that it is made after 2000; 1999 was the last year the safety guidelines were updated for playpens. Check to see if the mattress is still intact. Look out for any holes in … Continue reading What is Ok to buy used: Baby items