10 Things About Toddlers You Didn’t See Coming

There is nothing better than a brand new baby.  We all love smelling their hair, stroking their soft cheeks, and the way they quietly drift off to sleep in our arms.  They are precious in every single way, except for the “up all night” part which gets old...

My Kids Are Predictable, but It’s Not What You’d Think

I used to be an organized person.  Somewhere between my throwing clean laundry all over my room teenage days and starting a family there was this girl who had kitchen cabinets filled with alphabetized canned goods.  Yes, she once existed. Having children changes your...

Simple Birthday Party Ideas

Every year I dream of hosting a themed party straight from the glossy, happy world of Pinterest but when you find yourself doing everything with a baby on your hip, the chances of perfection are greatly diminished. As a mom, I find that I’m constantly putting...