Being Smart about TV time {+Giveaway}

Being Smart about TV time {+Giveaway}

Summer vacations are around the corner and while that means lazy routines and playing outdoors for the most part, it also means more time spent in front of the TV.  My hubby and I often do movie nights with a big bowl of popcorn and watch TV together as a family....
Talking tough topics with your tween #StreamTeam

Talking tough topics with your tween #StreamTeam

A few weeks ago I found my oldest digging through my closet looking for socks. At 11 her feet are the same size as mine. Sadly the chubby baby and cheek pulling stage is long past. And while a part of me is looking forward to my kids becoming responsible world...
7 Reasons Why Kids Need Baking Soda

7 Reasons Why Kids Need Baking Soda

I like shortcuts – a speedy path to healthy, delicious and enjoyable works for me. And baking soda is one of those solutions that always blows my mind. The advantages of using it as a natural cleaning agent around the house are truly amazing – even for...
Thinking of having a second child?

Thinking of having a second child?

My older brother and I were born 14 months apart. I don’t know how my parents did it but from what I remember, growing up we were in each other’s face a lot. My husband went through the same with his older brother. As younger siblings we were told life was luxurious,...