Too much Halloween Candy? Share the Sweets!

Hi ya’ll! I have been brainstorming this week on ideas to manage all the Halloween sugar! I’m not a huge fan of candy for my kids, the sugar and dyes for one affect their behavior and as much as I hate to admit, it’s just not good for them or us. I don’t want my […]

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Fall Family Fun

Fall is my absolute favorite time of year! I love it ALL! The football, crockpot meals, colors, clothing, the anticipation of holidays, the WEATHER, festivals, pumpkin patches etc.  There are so many fun things to do and how nice is it to get to outside and soak up the crisp fall air?!  Sometimes though too […]

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Summer Must-Haves for kids!!

I can’t believe July is right around the corner.  It’s technically the first day of summer today but feels like we have already been in it for a month now!  I put together a list of my favorites for my kids for the summer time! Keeping it in a simple list form so it’s easy […]

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Fun Family Easter Traditions

I can’t believe Easter is already approaching.  I love Spring! Aside from all of the pollen it is beautiful outside and feels like a new beginning. It is my go-to time for clean up and organization, planning fun activities for spring break and vacations for the upcoming summer. There is so much to look forward […]

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The One Thing That Matters Most

To all the Mama’s out there.  I have news!  What I am about to share if it is the only thing you get right you have WON.  It is that simple.  One thing!  No book to read, podcast or power point needed. If you succeed at this one thing you can rest assured that you […]

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Simple Valentine’s Traditions for the Family

Once you have kids, Valentine’s Day becomes more.  It’s about showing love to your entire family. What I remember most about valentines day growing up is exchanging cards and treats with classmates at school. The $1 carnations in middle and high school (I may have had a deal with friends that we all anonymously get […]

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Potty Training Tips

I am planning to potty train my youngest daughter in the very near future. I can’t believe I just typed that.😬😢 How did this happen?! She will be 3 the end of June and my goal is to start sometime this month. I am going to share the tips I have learned over the past few […]

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Family Holiday Traditions

I love the holidays! Some of my favorite memories as a child are around Christmas.  There really is such a magic about it all and it is so fun to see my kids living it now.  I love making a list of things for us to try and do at the beginning of each month.  […]

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baby sleep & schedules

Sleep! What is that? 😉 Sleep is so important for us and for our babies.  I have so many ideas for what I want to share with other moms and this one book always comes to mind.  The book is BabyWise.  I honestly have never read it front to back so I can’t say I’ve […]

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my things

You know when you feel like you can’t catch a break? You wake up and start the day already behind and can never catch up? After having a few “woe-is-me” days I thought to myself–what are “my things”?  Not the occasional hobby things and leaving out anything that has to do with another human being.  […]

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