Mermama

8 Tips for Raising Toddler Artists

As an art educator, when I found out I was pregnant I couldn’t wait to start planning projects for Aaliyah. I remember being pregnant and working in the museum; showing students how to shape clay and feeling her kick as I taught. I couldn’t wait to show her one day too. When speaking to other moms, it breaks my heart…

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Adventures

A Day at Birch Aquarium

Is there anything more peaceful than watching fish swim? This can be a peaceful experience even with your toddler at the Birch Aquarium! Read more about our experience.

DIY, MerBaby

DIY Baby Paint

This DIY Baby paint is so quick and easy to mix up! I’m not sure who had more fun, me or her! Since my baby could sit on her own, I’ve been doing small art projects with her. First projects are simple crayons and washable markers, with the goal simply being the look of amazement on her tiny face when…

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Etsy, Mermama

Why I Decided to Make Big Changes to My Etsy Store

Last week my Facebook memories showed me my very first video I made for my Etsy shop. It was the leaf pattern changing pad, with the first ever snaps I had ever installed. Thinking back to when I first opened my store, I never would have thought it would end up where it is now. I first got the idea…

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