My Dentist Trick

By |November 30th, 2016|

My daughter was not a fan of the dentist at first and I knew I had to change this ASAP. I could not imagine her freaking out every 6 […]


By |November 28th, 2016|

It’s finally here; the holiday season! Since I want to spread the joy, I’m doing a giveaway for this adorable, pre-made photo album. Seriously, no crafting required; just […]

Puzzles and my Patience

By |November 28th, 2016|

The daughter never really took to puzzles. I would sit with her and try so hard to stay calm and try to explain how puzzles work. She has […]

It’s the Little Things

By |November 27th, 2016|

Want to know what made me super happy today? Well, okay lots of stuff did; like the husband taking the kids out to lunch and grocery shopping solo, me […]

Sneaky Lady

By |November 21st, 2016|

I normally think I’m on top of things that my kids do, but it turns out I have one sneaky kid on my hands.

The kids made gingerbread houses for my […]

Morning Nostalgia

By |November 18th, 2016|

I love all things homemade; homemade pie, homemade gifts, and thoughtful things you can’t just find at the local Target.  One of the things I love most about the homemade […]

Gift Card Decisions

By |November 16th, 2016|

Don’t get me wrong, gift cards are fantastic gifts!!  I love shopping for myself and buying something I normally wouldn’t with a lovely gift card; but I’m a grown-up, I […]

Tip of the Day: Kitchen Shears

By |November 14th, 2016|

A few years back I was a new mom and was lucky enough to have some close friends who were moms of older kids.  I became like a sponge around […]

Mom Movie Complaint

By |November 13th, 2016|

We took the kids to see “Trolls” today, and it was great.  I loved the message of the movie and I also loved that the “scary” parts weren’t terribly scary. […]

Things to Worry About Now That the Election is Over

By |November 9th, 2016|

Regardless of how you feel about the outcome of this election, I think it’s safe to say we all need to put our energy into worrying about something else.  I’m […]

Enough with the Gender Themed Books

By |November 7th, 2016|

I have a daughter and I have a son.  Like most siblings, they couldn’t be more different.  With this said, they also don’t follow the “typical” gender stereotypes either.

My daughter […]

10 Things I Learned From Taking My Kids to a Wedding

By |November 5th, 2016|

10 Things I Learned from Taking my Kids to a Wedding:

 It doesn’t matter what age you are, wedding cake is always exciting.
Forget the phrase “Dance like no one’s […]

Post Halloween Smoothie

By |November 1st, 2016|

It’s the morning after Halloween, and if there’s one thing I know I need to do it’s get something decent into my kids’ bellies.  (Okay, and mine too since I […]