5 Fab Staycation Ideas for Spring Break

I’m cheap and I hate crowds.  This means that vacationing during my spring break is pretty much my worst nightmare.  I’m not saying that you should pull your kids out of school for a cost effective vacation, I’m just saying that I’m glad my kids have good grades (wink, wink). I’ve been in the mom […]

Back to School in Minted Condition

Shopping for school supplies on Back to school week is a little like shopping for Christmas gifts on December 24th.  There’s a list that must be fulfilled and a parent behind it that will do anything to get it.  I might have nose dived for the last pink butterfly soft pencil pouch.  My husband says I […]

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 […]

Tiggly!

Yes, they have done it again. The innovative geniuses at Tiggly have created yet another phenomenal interactive educational app called, Tiggly Words.  I’m all about not feeling mom guilt and this app allows me to throw  hand a tablet to my children and know that their brains soaking in knowledge and not surprise egg videos.  How […]

Amazinghood with Dreft

Disclaimer: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with DiMe Media and Dreft. All opinions are 100% mine. The moment a woman becomes pregnant, she becomes a mother. She cares for the little sesame seed that is growing inside of her by watching what she eats, walking with a little more caution, going through millions […]

Let him be a dad

There is a baby boom going on in my cohort. FINALLY!!!!!! I am so excited for my friends and friends of friends who are starting or have just started their families. I get texts, emails and phone calls from them asking me what my best advice is, which stroller I like best, how to lose […]

7 Free Printable Activities for Earth Day

I’m going to keep it real here.  I’m not that mom.  Creating beautiful crafts and memories with your children is wonderful.  The patience that those women have to dunk their child’s foot in paint and then clean it all up is spectacular but I am definitely  not that mom and that’s fine.  However, I am […]

7 Easter looks for Children

Easter is almost here and if you have not even thought about what your children are going to wear to the hell that is the public Easter egg hunt in your area, no worries, I got you boo. I am very traditional when it comes to dressing my children.  Now that Sophia is knocking on her […]

The Circus is in Town!

I might have lied to my children and told them I was an animal activist in order to not have to sit through the circus. The truth is, I cannot handle the experience.  Who is REALLY behind that clown make up?  Do clowns contour?  How cool is that tiger with having motorcycles riding around it? And […]

If we build it… They will grow…

My third child.  My third child is a boy and follows two very opinionated sisters.  His life is very different from my first or second born.  He runs errands that only benefit his sisters with me, he has to wake up in the morning and go out into the bitter cold to take his sisters […]