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Rule Breaking in the Rain

Sometimes we need to break the rules to really experience our lives.

Fair warning, this will be the second time in three months that I’ll reference lip syncing to Coolio on this blog and then somehow tie it into a life lesson. #sorrynotsorry   Hip Hopping in the Rain The year – Read more…


7 Stages of Preparing for House Guests When You Have Kids

7 stages of preparing for house guests when you have kids

Having house guests is always fun. Lots of quality time, lots of laughs, and lots of extra hands to steer your children away from the stove. The challenging part is the preparation leading up to guest arrival day. When you Read more…


There’s Nothing Terrible About Two

2 year old petting zoo birthday party

I distinctly remember sitting up in bed at night while pregnant with Norah panicking about the idea of having two kids incredibly close in age. How could I take care of two babies? How will I physically carry both of Read more…


The ABCs of Simple Birthday Party Planning

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Many thanks to Basic Invite for sponsoring this post! We’re excited to share some tips, tricks, and products for great, and simple, birthday party planning. And there will be laughs, of course there will be laughs!  (Contains affiliate links.) Birthday Read more…


What the Spice Girls Taught Me About Parenting Toddlers

This morning at 4:30am I finally realized what the Spice Girls song “Wannabe” is really all about. And this epiphany, along with the fact that I was up with my 1 year old who had lost ALL of her chill Read more…


Ooo Baby Baby: The Best 2 Under 2 Baby Gear

When you have two babies in two years you learn the ins and outs of baby supplies pretty darn quickly. Well, truth be told, by the second child and through a lot of trial and a lot more error you learn Read more…


8 Ways to Know You’re Ready to Move Your Child Into a Toddler Bed

When to move your toddler into a big kid bed

Conventional wisdom says you should move your toddler out of his crib and into a big kid bed when he can climb out of the crib. That seems smart. #Safety. But did you know that you can move your child Read more…