Stocking Stuffers for Moms: Let’s Get Real

Santa Gifts for moms

Well, my friends, the holiday shopping season is among us. And every year, I'm bombarded with requests from advertisers to feature their super awesome product for kids on my blog. Or add this fabulous whatchamading to a gift guide for the ... [ Read More ]

Back to Blogging: Where I’ve Been

back to blogging

You guys. I feel like it's been SO LONG since I've written. And really, it has been almost two months. I don't know if I've ever taken that long of a hiatus from my blog before - but I really needed it. I haven't had the energy to write. There ... [ Read More ]

Photos on My Phone, and Kodak Moments to the Rescue

toddler breakfast

Back when I was pregnant with Ricky, I was so excited to partake in all of the memories that come along with having your first child. Those precious sleeping on daddy shots. Nabbing a drooly, I just learned to crawl grin. Capturing joy at the park, ... [ Read More ]

How to Achieve Your Dreams

baby christopher

Do you ever have those moments where you get completely overwhelmed, and find yourself just wanting to crawl under the covers and hide from the world? Someone posted that on Facebook the other day. I'd be lying if I said I couldn't relate. ... [ Read More ]

Taking Life In Stride

toddler breakfast

It's Labor Day. Traditionally, this is the end of the summer here in Minnesota. And as I find myself looking forward to warm sweaters and boots, Pumpkin everything, and chillier weather, I can't help but wonder: where did the summer go? I spent ... [ Read More ]

The MOST Important Memories For Your Kiddos

bike ride

I realized the other day that my child is almost three. THREE. Where did the time go?? I feel you all commiserating with me. After all, we're mere steps away from kindergarten. Ok, not really, because Ricky has a September birthday, which ... [ Read More ]