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THE FIRST DAY

THE FIRST DAY

Tracen has on every shade of green imaginable but this is the cutest picture right?! After a long year of the boys at opposite schools last year they are together again and no one loves…

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MOTHER’S DAY GIFT IDEAS

MOTHER’S DAY GIFT IDEAS

This year will be my 7th Mothers day celebrating with my little humans. While this day is always special I feel lucky to be their slave driver mom every day. Something I love doing is giving…

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THE BEST DOUBLE UMBRELLA STROLLER

THE BEST DOUBLE UMBRELLA STROLLER

[Paris] Hello hello hello! Its been a few weeks since we got home and while this weather has turned my frown upside down, I’d be lying if I wasn’t wishing we were back in Paris…

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HAPPY 6TH BIRTHDAY TRACEN

HAPPY 6TH BIRTHDAY TRACEN

(birthday sign at school) For the last few years I’ve been asking Tracen the same questions on his birthday and today, today he turns 6. So here we are, once again, wondering where the time…

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Sharing a Room

Sharing a Room

When Tracen turned 2 we specifically got him bunk beds as his new big boy bed. I was pregnant with Skylor and knew I wanted them to share a room one day. I use to…

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Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids

Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids

This will be our 6th Christmas as parents and it’s totally different as a parent than as a kid but honestly, just as fun if not better as an adult! I don’t think my 10…

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10 Things to Do While Your Toddler Takes a Bath

10 Things to Do While Your Toddler Takes a Bath

| picture from last year| Last night I was sitting in the bathroom on the little wooden bench I always sit on when the kids take a bath. I grabbed my phone and started making…

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First Day of Kindergarten

First Day of Kindergarten

Which one of these two kids started Kindergarten today? In case you weren’t sure, that’s Jerek on the left! His mom sent him that photo this morning after seeing Tracen’s online, how nuts is it?!…

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5 Tips to Eating Out with Kids

5 Tips to Eating Out with Kids

Last night we decided to ditch the meal we had planned and grab some patio beers and dinner to enjoy what is left of this fabulous Michigan summer. I hear it all the time, how…

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To the parents the night before you have your first baby

To the parents the night before you have your first baby

Today one of my best friends from college is bringing her son into this world! She’s jumped through numerous hurdles and surgeries to get to this point, one she’s dreamed about. Every time I talk…

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