The boys have been enrolled in Goldfish Swim School since last September, and although they absolutely loved it at first, recently they have been giving me grief about going because they claim they don’t like going underwater. I’m happy to say that I have stuck to the lessons and pushed them to do their best […]

5 Life Saving Water Skills

Although it felt like Spring would never come this year it’s finally here and that means summer is right around the corner. We are already preparing for a trip to Florida and I wanted to share some tips about how we’ve gotten our boys summer ready when it comes to water safety. It’s EXTREMELY important […]

It felt like we spent almost the entire month of March celebrating Tucker’s 3rd birthday and yet here I am, mid-April, finally getting this post done.  I’m still in denial that my baby boy is THREE already.  How did that even happen?  It’s been such an adventure watching him grow into the funny, cuddly, crazy […]

Preschool books for train enthusiasts

This post contains affiliate links Mikey’s 4th birthday is quickly approaching and trains are still one of his biggest obsessions.  He is absolutely a train enthusiast and can’t get enough of them.  For his birthday this year, we are taking him on a scenic train ride with a Super Hero theme. I’ll be sure to […]

Mikey & Tucker

Lately, I’ve had crazy amounts of baby fever. I’m sure it doesn’t help that my IG feed is constantly full of adorable little babies and none of them are crying or pooping or keeping me up at all hours of the night. I’m sure it also has a lot to do with the fact that […]

This week’s post for Managing the Chaos Series is all about balancing the stresses of kids and housework. This is especially important around the holidays when the daily stresses of motherhood seem to be multiplied by all the other things you have to worry about for the holiday season. Vanessa from ShetheKidsMother.com is sharing with […]

In honor of my brother’s one month wedding anniversary today, I think it’s only fitting I finally post about his dream wedding. This wedding was special to so many of us because we waited over a decade for Cody to finally make Laura an official member of our family. They have been together almost as […]

This post is in partnership with Goldfish Swim School but all thoughts and opinions are my own.  This post may contain affiliate links. Looking for a fun activity to do with your little ones this winter? Sign them up for lessons at Goldfish Swim School. I know you’re probably thinking I’m crazy right now.  Swim lessons […]