Potty Training is the Worst


I want to write this while I'm still in the trenches, before Roo is totally potty trained and I can look back on the whole experience with rose-colored glasses. This is NOT a "Tips and Tricks" post. We'll revisit that another day. Possibly titled, "Here's a Whole Bunch of Potty Training...

Fun with Food Friday! Soy Lecithin


Disclaimer: I am not a nutritionist, nor a food scientist. This blog post is not meant to be in favor of or against the ingredient it is regarding, it is simply presenting the facts so the reader can make his or her own decisions.  I'm going to start a little...

KonMari my Life


By now, the Marie Kondo "KonMari" method is probably old news to everyone. You used it for spring cleaning the last few years and then you forget about it and turn into a hoarder the rest of the year. For those unfamiliar with the method, you tidy by category, not...

Tummy Time, not Torture Time


As an occupational therapist and a parent of two little ones, I have heard and said the phrase "tummy time" more often that I can count. Before I began my stay-at-home momming, I worked in pediatrics, which involved work in the early intervention program. I LOVED getting the little babies...

Rainbow Party Ice!


My daughter recently turned three, and as many three year olds across the country are, she loves the Trolls movie. The characters are fixtures in our house. She had a phase where everyone had a Trolls nickname (my husband was Guy Diamond, which is my favorite just after my grandparents...

I just wanna finish my first blog post.


Where to begin? I am married to my high school sweetheart. He is in the food manufacturing industry and I am an occupational therapist who recently decided to stay at home with our two children. I love the career I chose, and really enjoyed getting to work with families over...