If sleep is for the weak, my sons have collectively decided that I will be stronger than Atlas. The screams of, “my ball!!” echoed in my ears as I covered by head in frustration. It was nap time, and both boys were confined to the playpen, safe, but royally ticked off. I just wanted to […]
Look at my snack table, isn’t it pretty?! I buy oranges, apples, and lemons. I have bunny crackers, granola bars and almonds. Tangerines? I’ve got twenty. Fresh spinach muffins, baked fresh daily. I have spent all morning arranging them all pretty. But who cares? Hungry kids, growing big, they want more! Now imagine me in […]
It’s all the rage this summer. Slime. “Everybody’s doing it.” Are you? We took a sip of the kool-aid and plunged in head first — literally. It wasn’t pretty. More on that in a bit. It started when my husband went shopping for ingredients this summer and another dad on a similar mission met him […]
Ah, summer vacation. I love it. It brings with it the hope of relaxation and rest amidst a life full of chaos and craziness. It’s a change of seasons and a change of schedules, at least for those of us who live according to the school calendar. And, of course, our family vacation is exactly […]
We’re excited to partner with Catia Holm for Bloom 2017! Meet Catia Catia Hernandez Holm inspires audiences through her candid and poignant motivational writings, videos, and her signature movement, the “Confidence Revolution.” She teaches us how to experience peace and joy, and how to make the most of our days. Through her writing and speaking, […]
Local foodies are psyched about this new flavor and the restaurant receives raving reviews from the press. Our moms took a try and here’s what we think!
For the first few years of motherhood, I became nearly obsessed with the concept of drive-through. It wasn’t always that way…
My momcation wasn’t just about friendship and taking a break. It was about making all those seemingly me-centric things a part of my child-centric life.
I lie to my child daily and I am a better person for it. Before I get into it, let’s all admit we lie to our children every now and then.
I recently had my fourth baby. Before I gave birth, I was put on bed rest in the hospital for five days. Those were the longest five days of my life! Here’s a little peek at what was going on inside my head: That needle! I have to pee again. Who’s knocking at the door this time? […]