Month: January 2018


I Finally Finished a Book! Lullaby Road by James Anderson


Disclosure: I received a copy of Lullaby Road in exchange for my honest review. All thoughts and opinions are purely my own.  The entire basis of this blog is the constant lament that I never get to finish anything as a parent of small children. I can hardly finish a...

How to Feed a One Year Old Snack Monster.


I have a one year old snack monster at home.  His favorite food is food. Anything you place in front of him will at least get a taste. I fear for our grocery budget once he reaches middle school. He knows where the food is located now and will open...

We finally finished something! Welcome to our happy kitchen.


"I just wanna finish my. . ." kitchen remodel! After two years of work, we can finally say that we are finished with our on-a-budget kitchen renovation. I cannot WAIT to show you the before and after pictures. We moved into this house in 2014, just a few weeks before...

The Best Sugar Cookie Recipe Ever!


My daughter loves to help make cookies. She also loves sprinkles. So, I was on the hunt to find the best sprinkle cookie recipe ever! We had tried the traditional sugar cookie recipe that's meant for rolling out and cutting shapes, and I'm just not a fan of the taste....

Easy Valentine’s Day Craft for Preschoolers!


I just love a good craft that uses items I already have at home! We keep a box full of construction paper, glue, and scissors ready for any crafting that strikes our fancy. But sometimes, I think outside that box a little bit. I am one of those people who...

Excuse me while I try to freeze time. . .


I signed Roo up for preschool today. I didn't think it would be that big of a deal until we were driving away and I realized that once she starts preschool, she's officially a big kid. I guess I just had it in my head that these little years would...

10 Ideas for Indoor Days with Little Ones


The excitement from the holidays has died down, and now we've entered the "boring" phase of winter where we stay indoors most of the time. The flu and stomach bug are making some vicious rounds in our area, so we're on Operation: No Public Places for a couple weeks. I'm...