RSV Changed The Way I Parent

I had no idea what RSV (Respiratory Syncytial Virus) was. I am not a medical professional. I am an average mom with three kids. Like most kids, mine get the sniffles and sneezes during cold and flu season. They are up to date on their vaccinations, and interact with other children on a semi-regular basis. Play […]

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Goldfish Swim School

A year ago, I don’t think Luke could have done it. Not that he wasn’t capable, but he lacked the bravery to do much of anything on his own. He was a very shy kid, which isn’t uncommon for a child who was never really around many kids his own age. During the last year, […]

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Yo, Yo, Yo, Siggi’s Yogurt

My kids are hard core yogurt heads. They are particularly keen to the sugary smoothie kinds….buuuuut, mom isn’t too keen on the ingredients. Especially all that sugar. I really do try to keep these kids as healthy as possible by choosing foods with few ingredients. So, when I received an invite to a Siggi’s Yogurt […]

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LOOPS Bracelets

In like a lion! We’re experiencing bad storms here in the Midwest…as is much of the country. But it’s so dang warm! So, playtime on the porch today, alllll day. You know, my kids are constantly looking for something new to play with. I think I’ve mentioned on here before, they don’t really play with […]

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Luke is Four!

We celebrated Luke’s birthday with family, this past weekend. It was a really simple party with minimal decorations and homemade cupcakes. (Don’t judge the cupcakes. Someone asked me if they were cinnamon roles. I’m a great cook…terrible baker.) I have yet to host a major birthday party for any of my kids…the more simple, the […]

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Jane Baby Clothes Just in Time

We didn’t know if Adam was going to be a boy or girl. When he was born, my husband and I high-fived: “Yes!!!!! We only have to pay for one wedding!” What I didn’t take into consideration was how two boys were going to eat us out of house ‘n home. And Luke is only 4 […]

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