Uber for Newly Weds

By |January 31st, 2017|

We all have those friends or know people who recently got married and are already contemplating having kids.  “Babies will be so easy,”  “I’m meant to be a mom right […]

Potty Training is HARD

By |January 29th, 2017|

Week 1 of potty training has officially commenced and the struggle is real.  Anyone who tells you “after 3 days of potty training my kid took to it and is […]

Saturday Smiles

By |January 28th, 2017|

Just a quick something to make you smile this Saturday.  Clearly the dog feels the same way I do about some kid shows I really cannot stand anymore.  It’s a […]

Simple Joys

By |January 27th, 2017|

Sometimes you just need to stop, and enjoy the simple things like…

Sweat pants.
Birthday cake – preferably one you didn’t have to make yourself.
Hearing a new (fantastic) song […]

Magical Wednesday

By |January 25th, 2017|

Every now and then, the stars seem to align and things just go great in the morning.  It’s kinda like finding a unicorn, it’s magical and fleeting; but I live […]

Just Go To Bed

By |January 24th, 2017|

Bedtime hits and suddenly I have 2 crabby little people who are dying from thirst, but need to pee every 10 minutes.  I seemed to have missed the memo that […]

Day 4- The Bright Side

By |January 23rd, 2017|

Well, it’s day 4 of potty training my little man, and instead of dwelling on all the negatives, (like will I ever have a day again where I don’t have […]

Top 10 Potty Training Phrases

By |January 21st, 2017|

Potty training can be rough, especially when your first child was a potty training champ and your second child is the complete opposite.  Hang in there and know that someday, […]

Tip of The Day: Hanging a Picture Collage

By |January 19th, 2017|

I love a good picture collage on the wall, but in the past this has been quite the daunting task.  I did one in our dining room last year that […]

She’s in Cute Boots!!

By |January 18th, 2017|

It finally happened!!! The daughter is wearing something other than her blue Sketchers to school.  No, it’s not “wear boots to school day” or a special holiday; it’s a normal […]

Riding in Cars with Kids

By |January 17th, 2017|

My kids lost their sh*t today during our 9 minute car ride home from preschool.  If you’re wondering how all of this could go down in a less than 10 […]

Bye Bye Baby Gate

By |January 14th, 2017|

Today we said goodbye to our babygate at the bottom of our stairs.  Anyone who knows me, or reads my blog, knows how big of a deal this is.  It’s […]

Tip of the Day: Put it on a stick.

By |January 12th, 2017|

The soon to be 3 year old I have living in my house, recently decided that he doesn’t like to eat chicken.  He used to love chicken in most forms; […]

Every Darn Night

By |January 8th, 2017|

Every night, like clockwork, our 6 year old suddenly has a new ailment.  It seems this problem doesn’t appear until 8pm, and it usually is so “painful” she is no […]

Yay for Wikki Stix

By |January 6th, 2017|

A couple of years ago I discovered a little something that has drastically helped with taking the kids to restaurants. It’s not an IPad (although I really appreciate places that […]

10 ways to Turn Around a Bad Day

By |January 3rd, 2017|

We all have them; bad days.  Sometimes the bad day seems to start first thing, like the time I stepped out of bed and right into dog vomit.  Other times […]