Even before I had kids I knew that throwing birthday parties would be one of my favorite parts. I love my birthday and celebrating so it makes sense that I love to throw parties for my kids too. Over the years we have done a variety of different parties for the boys. I try to… Continue reading Kids Birthday Party Ideas
Halloween is such a fun holiday and it always bums me out just a little when it falls on a week day. Now that the boys are older I really look forward to being able to have a Halloween party and trick or treating at our house. But that is just hard to do on… Continue reading Pumpkin Decorating Party
I am going to start this post with a little disclaimer. I am not a parenting expert. Nor do I believe in parenting experts. I believe that certain things worked for certain kids and that as parents it is beneficial that we share what has worked for us. That being said I don’t think that… Continue reading Tell Me About It
If you ask my kids what I do with their art they will tell you throw it away without skipping a beat. In reality they are only half way right. No, I do not keep everything. It is far too much for me to keep every single thing they come home with. I pick out… Continue reading What the Art?
One week to go, well four days to be exact, and then everyone in the area is off for Spring Break. It feels like this break is one of the longer ones the kids have and I am not sure why that is. Maybe it’s because Easter happens and then they have a whole week… Continue reading What are you doing for Spring Break???
I feel like last summer was a complete disaster. I am sure it wasn’t that bad but in my memory the last two have been rough and kind of uneventful for the kids. Two summers ago I was pregnant and last summer I had a six month old who demanded to breastfeed constantly so we… Continue reading Field Trip Fridays – Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium
I wrote a post a while back about the boys and how much I love them to match. Well now that Peyton is in the boy section of stores that isn’t really happening anymore so now we are working on coordinating. Mommy still has to have some control! My kids are very energetic boys so… Continue reading Pink and Orange and Plaid