Even though kiddos of preschool age and up are headed back to school, you may still have little littles at home, or you have the weekends, and it’s technically still summer around here, so we’re keeping the vibe high with this list of family friendly events and activities for August 2017. Free First Friday – Children’s Museum […]
A thank you to The Scott Resort & Spa for providing my family with a one-night staycation. All opinions expressed are my own. As soon as I stepped into the lush grounds of the new Scott Resort & Spa, the traffic on Scottsdale Rd and the liveliness of Old Town became a blur. I was […]
Feeling Crafty this summer?! I have been saving small pieces of crayons for awhile with the intention of melting them into new crayons. We finally had enough pieces ready and I thought it would be a fun activity for the summer – but the thought of turning the oven on was dreadful. The house is […]
Mark Twain once said, “Twenty years from now, you’ll be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do, than by the ones you did do.” Planning a trip can be such a hassle. Strollers, car seats, laptops, car rentals, ski equipment. Do I need a swim suit, a light jacket? What to wear, how many […]
There is not much better than a night out with friends! We all had a wonderful time at our Mom’s Night Out at Mane Attraction Salon last week.
My husband and I are finally catching up on sleep after a handful of years where consistent sleep just didn’t happen. So why, WHY am I still so tired? The worry. The worry makes me tired.
My sister turned me on to Instant Pot several years ago. She had purchased one to give away as a Christmas gift, but ended up keeping it. 24 hours later I received a phone call telling me I had to order one of these amazing appliances right away. People always ask its worth buying one, […]
July 4, 2016 That was the day I hit rock bottom at Target. Here’s my little secret…I shop for my feelings. If I have something to celebrate, I shop. If #momlife has me all in a kurfluffle, I shop. If I feel sad or anxious about something, I shop. And I ride that high from my retail therapy […]
Early on, our little one decided he wanted nothing to do with the childcare option at our paid neighborhood gym. We tried week after week to get him to like it, only to be called up 20 min into our work out about a fussy, crying baby. Yep, the baby was not happy at the […]
The other day I told my husband that in the future I think I’ll look back on this current season of life as my favorite—this season of staying home with my babies. He looked at me surprised, and said, “But you’re always talking about how hard it is.” My first thought is that I probably […]