I like to refer to myself as “50% crunchy.” Basically what that means to me is that I will scour the aisles of my local market, investigating the labels of body wash soap to make sure it doesn’t have palm oil listed as an ingredient (because, #monkeys) but then I’ll drop and grab some [...]
Lately my children have been going through a super amazing phase. And I say that with 100% sarcastic undertones.
I’m here to tell you that it’s real, and it’s real painful. It typically stems from one of the kids wanting the toy the other is holding, and they [...]
Friends, I don’t spend a ton of time talking about our *first* children on this blog. But those of you who know my family, know that we are “blessed” with two mutts. We adopted Pixie back in 2009 as a puppy, and Puck as an “adolescent” in 2010. They came before the babies, and [...]
I’ve always been a lover of all things fall. However, since having kids, I can’t help but re-evaluate my strong “anti-summer” stance and embrace summer for what’s it’s worth- creating memories with my kids. We spend the days playing outside, and the evenings eating ice cream or popsicles on the deck. The days are long, [...]
It seems that the busier I become, the more my daily chores fall apart at the helms. My once, extremely regimented, cleaning schedule is now sadly neglected (as are my second floor bathrooms.) I feel like my day is full of building block towers, putting out small fires (aka: sibling fights) and spending every single [...]