Month: October 2017


I just wanna finish my laundry. . .


Day after day, I scroll through my Facebook newsfeed and see other mothers lamenting about their never-ending laundry. The laundry that has to be rewashed because it soured in the dryer, the laundry that has piled up enough that it will take an hour to fold, the ever-increasing supply of...

The Teal Pumpkin Project


Halloween is less than a week away, and if you're like me, you're about to buy Halloween candy for the third time. . . The first time I buy it is when the stores first put it out (Oooh! It's on sale, I'd better stock up for the trick or...

I just wanna finish my… chats with tech support.


My blog has been a little quiet lately, but don't worry, I didn't quit on you! I have been in the process of moving my blog from Wordpress.com to a self-hosted site. I have spent more time chatting with tech support than I have on anything content-related. Thankfully, it's done....

There Are Only Ten Muffins


My daughter loves to bake. My husband has figured out that if he wants cookies, he just needs to mention it to Roo, and she will ask me if she can help me make chocolate chip cookies. I am a total sucker for baking with her, so I agree. Plus,...

5 Must-Pack Items for Travel with Little Ones


This post contains affiliate links for items that I have personally used and love, purchased from Amazon.com. You can find my disclosure policy here. When it comes to travel, being the mom means anticipating what every single person could possibly need every single day of your trip. I mean, that's basically...

The Multi-Project Pumpkin: Part 5 of 5!


I want to go ahead and share the last installment of my project series! My goal with this progression of activities was to provide fun, simple ideas for fall projects using the same pumpkin over and over with supplies you might already own! They are great activities for parents to...

The Multi-Pumpkin Project: Part 4 of 5


How are your little pumpkins doing? We have washed them, stickered them, and googly-eyed them. Now we get to move on to my daughter's favorite craft activity, which is coincidentally the messiest of the craft activities. . . PAINT! Mentioning paint may strike fear into your housecleaning heart. Just try to prepare the area for the...