Homemade Christmas ornaments make for fantastic, affordable holiday gifts. Here are five of my favorite ornament crafts your friends will be proud to hang on their tree!
No matter how well you know them, it can be difficult to think of gifts for your family and friends. Here are five gift ideas for him and her that a guaranteed to leave your loved ones feeling the holiday spirit!
Thankgiving is around the corner and, before you know it, your house will be full of guests. Here are five tips to keep things simple and reduce your hostess anxiety while throwing together the perfect Thanksgiving celebration.
Driving down my street today I saw pumpkins, cobwebs, and skeletons, which can only mean one thing -- Halloween is here! Dressing our tots in cute costumes to get free candy (which we'll obviously eat half of) sounds like a good time, but it has the opportunity to miserable if we don't go about it… Continue reading 5 Tips for Trick-or-Treating with a Toddler
There are only so many true classic books and it's easy to get bored -- even if your kiddo is perfectly happy reading the same books over and over. Here are five non-classic stories to add to your bookshelf that you and your kids will both love.
It takes more than a good diaper bag and toys to make being a mom as easy as possible. Who am I kidding? It'll never be easy, but having these unique kid products in your arsenal will definitely help!
We don't all have the "mom gene" and feel extremely comfortable with every baby and kid we meet. I definitely don't, so before Nolan was born I did feel a little nervous about becoming a mother. But the moment we brought that tiny baby into our home, it really hit me that he was mine to… Continue reading 5 Insecurities of a First Time Mom
We've all been on a plane with a screaming kid. Sure, it's terrible. But when you're that screaming kid's parent, it's literally THE WORST. Last week we spent a grand total of 30 hours in airports, on planes, and road tripping -- with a TWO YEAR OLD. Before we even left the house, I felt… Continue reading 5 Tips for Traveling with a Toddler
There’s a ton to consider before adding to your family. Now that Nolan is two, I get asked when we’re going to have another baby ALL THE TIME – by family, friends, and even complete strangers. We do want to have a second kid, but we’ve very intentionally and strategically made the choice to not… Continue reading 5 Things to Consider Before “Pulling the Goalie”