Happy Labor Day, Fellow Parents!

So, am I the only person a bit fuzzy on what Labor Day is actually about? I just googled it to make sure I know what it really celebrates - the American worker, in short. That includes parents, right? I mean, this is my job - to raise my kids every day. I might have … Continue reading Happy Labor Day, Fellow Parents!

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“My Best” Series: Best Sticker Uses (That Don’t Cover The Walls!)

Did you catch the last two weeks of my "My Best" mini-series? I gave you my best parenting hacks and my favorite art and crafts projects. Today I want to share a few ideas I've used that involve stickers. Yes, those things that end up (at least in my house) on the floor, on books, … Continue reading “My Best” Series: Best Sticker Uses (That Don’t Cover The Walls!)

Moms Are Their Kid’s Own Thermometers

This post was supposed to celebrate our weekend trip in Ontario to celebrate Canada Day, but we're home instead because I contracted a coxsackie virus, specifically hand, foot, and mouth disease from Baby. Doesn't "hand, foot, and mouth disease" just sound frightening? Terrifying? Yeah, it sucked a lot. Thursday was probably the second sickest / … Continue reading Moms Are Their Kid’s Own Thermometers

Spring Bucket List: Mid-season Check (And Giveaway Winner Announced!)

Remember when I posted about my family goals for spring? I made a mental note to check up on our progress midway through spring ... ... and holy cow we're halfway to summer, you guys! June 21 is coming at us like a roaring F/A-18. Yikes! I have just six more weeks to work through … Continue reading Spring Bucket List: Mid-season Check (And Giveaway Winner Announced!)