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5 Must Have Car Accessories For Family Road Trips

5 Must Have Car Accessories For Family Road Trips

It’s inevitably. Eventually, some time in your life you will end up on a road trip with your kids either out of necessity or pleasure. Hopefully, it’s the latter. Because who wants to be forced into a 14 hour road trip with three kids? Not […]

The movie called “Life”

I came across an awesome facebook post today about how one mother is intentionally limiting her kids’ use of electronics.  She wants them to hone social skills, the art of conversation, and not miss teachable moments because they are too buried in technology to interact […]

Popsicles for lunch kinda day

For many, summer vacation has just begun. The sweetness of knowing there are several weeks between present day and the first day of school. Getting dressed in the morning and putting on your bathing suit instead of clothes. Grilling for dinner every night and never […]

Daddies!

So I spent a long time this morning ordering a gift for my husband for Father’s Day (Sunday, June 15- don’t forget!!!).  I had one of those $20 coupons for shutterfly.com but the gift I made was less than $20 so I couldn’t use it…So […]

Naked Preschoolers and Dirty Chicken Sandwiches…

Good morning, all.  I like to think that with all the years of working with kids that I had before starting my own family and the 6+ years in parenting I have under my belt that I have seen a lot.  Not it all, but […]

Memorial Day

As we spend extra time with family this weekend, we remember those who paid the ultimate price for the freedoms we enjoy every day. Here is a link where I found the awesome picture above.  She has lots of great stuff, check it out!  Hope […]

We’re not in Kansas (or Hawaii) Anymore

Spring has sprung. Like, an actual season, eeek!!! This mom was not prepared. Epic mommy fail. Fail I did. It is no longer 82 degrees everyday with trade winds, blue skies and palm trees. The smell of the salty sea air is replaced by… allergies. […]

SNOW DAY, AGAIN?!?!?!?!

So last night we saw that we had some winter weather coming our way.  But, we figured, hey, it’s March.  It’s almost Springtime.  Plus, we’ve already had more than 6 days off of school so far this year because of weather.  My kids even had […]