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THANK YOU FOR FIRING ME

THANK YOU FOR FIRING ME

So thank you for firing the new mom. For giving me 5 months at home with my son. Thank you for giving me the opportunity to find something 1000 times better than you could. And as Ariana would say, Thank you, next!

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WHY I NO LONGER LET PREGNANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS GET ME DOWN

WHY I NO LONGER LET PREGNANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS GET ME DOWN

The holidays are times that are full of gatherings, food and spending time with family. They are also full of pregnancy announcements with curated photos and witty, exciting captions. Esp. with all the social media…

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HAPPY 8TH BIRTHDAY TRACEN

HAPPY 8TH BIRTHDAY TRACEN

Today, on the shortest day of the year, my baby turns another year older! Another year our hearts have grown more than we ever thought they could. As a barely 24 year old, I became…

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EXPERIENCE GIFTS OVER PHYSICAL GIFTS

EXPERIENCE GIFTS OVER PHYSICAL GIFTS

     “What does he want for his birthday?” “Anything he’s into that he really wants for Christmas?” Tracen’s birthday is 4 days before Christmas so I get a little cray cray when people ask me these…

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SKYLOR’S 5TH BIRTHDAY

SKYLOR’S 5TH BIRTHDAY

Yesterday we celebrated Skylor’s 5th birthday. Five. FIVE GUYS FIVE! Every parent will always say “they have no idea where the time has gone” and as cliche as it is, it’s 110% true. Where the hell…

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HOW TO BE A PATIENT PARENT

HOW TO BE A PATIENT PARENT

If you could buy one thing in life that would make you a better parent what would it be? Hands down, mine would be patience. Patience; the capacity to accept or tolerate delay, trouble, or…

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WHAT NO ONE TELLS YOU WHEN YOU BECOME A PARENT

WHAT NO ONE TELLS YOU WHEN YOU BECOME A PARENT

The title seems a little obvious, but sometimes its not. Everyday there things that happen, thoughts that are said, a realization, maybe that something was over looked. There are times where you question yourself as…

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10 MUST HAVE ITEMS WHEN TRAVELING WITH KIDS

10 MUST HAVE ITEMS WHEN TRAVELING WITH KIDS

We leave for vacation on Tuesday and I could’t be more excited to slip away for a week with my favorite boys! I don’t think I’ve said where so we’ll just keep that a surprise…

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CIDER MILL DATE

CIDER MILL DATE

  I don’t know about you but this rainy weekend weather in Michigan made me uber lazy! We basically couch jumped from room to room watching movies and eating all the snacks we could get…

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I HAVE A FAVORITE KID

I HAVE A FAVORITE KID

(Trace mean mugging me for even thinking that I’m allowed to kiss Skylor & not him) I have a favorite child. It’s true, I do.   My favorite child is the one that is not…

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