Apple picking season is here again! One of my favorite things on our fall bucket list each year is to go apple picking. I love being outside in the fresh, crisp fall air and coming home with a heap of apples. Once home, I get right to work, making homemade applesauce, apple pie and apple… Read More Delight Your Child with Apple Pie Play Dough
I don’t know about you, but I just love coordinating Halloween costumes. Whether it’s a couples costume, a group of friends, or a family coordinating, I think they are absolutely adorable. My absolute favorite (because my husband is not a costume people) are kid and dog costumes.
I knew I would use cloth diapers since I was about nine years old (here’s more on my cloth diaper journey). Although I had a lot of people who doubted me, I stuck to my guns and I am so, so SO glad I did. I found that as every month passed, I grew to… Read More 10 Reasons Why I Am So Glad I Use Cloth Diapers
Growing a garden has been one of the best decisions of my life. It has given back to me tenfold the effort I have put in to it. Gardening has quickly become a passion of mine and I love that I can share it with my daughter. It is truly amazing to watch Hannah interact… Read More 5 Reasons You Should be Gardening With Your Kids
Well y’all, as much as I hate to admit it, summer is coming to a close. I still have a few weeks left before I go back to school, but I know many of your little pumpkins start classes in just a few weeks! Hard to believe another summer is almost in the books. But… Read More Back-to-School Shopping Sanity Savers
Everyone loves a summer road trip, right? Especially when it involves a beach. But as a mom, sometimes you need a vacation from packing for your vacation, am I right? We recently took a road trip to our lakeside cottage. This is definitely my happy place, but now that I am a mom, the insane… Read More What to Pack: Toddler Day At The Beach
I am so excited to be done teaching for the summer (love my munchkins, but I really am), especially because I have unlimited time to spend with Hannah and to start our summer adventures. On the top of my priority list is morning cuddles in the big bed, something I never get to do during… Read More Summer Bucket List for Toddlers
From the time I was a child, I knew I would cloth diaper my babies. I had zero role models who used cloth, or who were eco-friendly in pretty much any way except good ol’ curbside recycling. However, as the generation who grew up with Fern Gully (amazing…so emotional!) and Captain Planet, environmental awareness was… Read More Five Reasons Why I Chose to Cloth Diaper and What I Told the Haters