7 Ways to say Farewell to Summer Vacation

I’ve got that summer time sadness and so do my children.  We have been setting up our home and schedules for back to school. Bulletins are up, sitters are scheduled and all summer clothes that will not fit next year has been packed.  Still, there are a few official summer vacation nights left and we […]

Comfort and Style

  Comfort and Style by mrselleg featuring a grey top Once you go Birk, you’ll never go back.  I’m all grown up now.  I have three children, a crap load of bills and I am officially the owner of Birkenstocks (Thanks SMILLs).  My family visited Walt Disney World last week and I knew it was going […]

The Berenstain Bears LIVE!

I married Papa Bear.  We watched the Berenstain Bears Live a few weeks ago and my husband and I laughed so hard because him and Papa Bear follow the same diet of sugary sweets.  It was an early Saturday morning for us and instead of us dozing off, we were all very involved and entertained […]

Miles from Tomorrowland!

Miles! Miles from Tomorrowland! Are my children the only ones that sing this song all day? Am I the only adult that sings this song all day? Even when I’m not with my children? Out loud? We are a Disney loving family and my son’s current fascination with outer space could not come at a […]

‘Twas the Night before Preschool

‘Twas the night before preschool and all through the house was a mother stirring her margarita on the rocks. The backpack was checked and the outfit was set While images of her newborn danced in her head. Papa contemplating that it has already been three years… Mama wondering if she’ll keep her heirloom earrings in her ears! […]

7 Books to Prepare for the First Day of Preschool

‘Twas the night before pre-school and all through the house…  A mommy was stirring her margarita in the rocks…  The evening before you have to officially let your little one go into the real world of children who are raised by a-holes is a very difficult one.  However, there is no reason why it should be difficult […]

Honey! Breakfast is ready!

“Work smarter, not harder.”  I usually say that to cover up the fact that I am lazy. I will not deny it and I am not ashamed. I am not the mom that is going to wake up two hours earlier than my family to make Paleo pancakes and go to my chicken coop to […]

7 ways make your road trip (with kids) less miserable

Summah! Summah!  Summah time!  It’s here!  It’s finally here!  Summer is here and while according to our calendar it arrived on June 21st, our dreary weather begs to differ.  Summer means that many families across not only our country but the world are planning road trips, vacations and holidays (if they’re fancy) to create a […]

Oops I did it again! 

 If you have ever been pregnant AND employed then you definitely know the struggle.  Check out my latest post, 22 struggles all women who are pregnant and working know too well on Buzzfeed now!

7 Fun Children’s books for the 4th of July

Mmmm…. Hot dogs and I’m not even going to lie to you and say that I prefer turkey dogs…  I love a good Fourth of July hot dog.  Independence day is my second favorite holiday after Halloween.  I even tried my best to have a baby on the holiday.  Maybe it’s because Julia Roberts’ son […]