Show Us Your “Mug” Shot #SheSnapped

pug is naughty

Thank you all so much for linking up last week at our first #SheSnapped party with your Fall photos! I was so excited to find some new friends to follow on Instagram! This week, we have another fun prompt for you… Show Us Your ‘Mug’ Shot No, not your photos from jail…though, on second thought, […]

Making Math Fun

Tiggly math

Disclosure: We received a sample of Tiggly Counts in order to facilitate this review. All opinions expressed in this post are my own. My 3 year old son is just starting to explore mathematical concepts. He counts, but still confuses number in letters at times. For example, when you ask him how old he is, he […]

Why We Got Rid of the Flush Handle on Our Toilet


Disclosure: I received a Kohler Touchless Toilet Flush Kit in order to facilitate this review. All opinions in this post are my own and have not been influenced in any way. When you come to my house next time, you won’t have to flush the toilet – at least in the normal sense of the […]

Star Wars Gift for Boys

Star Wars DIY gift

So earlier this week, I shared with you the superhero nesting dolls I designed for Little Guy. Now, if you have children close in age, you know you cannot give one a special gift without giving the other one something similar. So, since Buddy is into Star Wars, I created a set of Star Wars-inspired […]

Fall into Family #SheSnapped

Soccer with 3 year olds

One of the “side effects” of blogging is that my photography has greatly improved over the last 3 years…it started with a Christmas gift from my husband last year (a Canon Rebel T3i). Then I added an external flash, which was a game changer for taking photos in my low-light home. This year, I have […]

DIY Superhero Gift for Boys

Superhero Gift 3

Each year I try to make my boys a special handmade gift for the holidays. Something that only they have…something unique. This year I got the idea of hand painting blank nesting dolls for the boys, adorning them with their favorite characters. Little Guy is obsessed with Superheroes, so I painted his favorites on some […]

How to Prepare for a Night Event with Kids

Out at Night

Disclosure: Our family was invited to the Wells Fargo Center to attend Monster Jam. The opinions expressed in this post are my own. Let me say from the start – we are definitely not the parents who have their kids out for late dinners or nights on the town. Our kids like to put themselves […]