Mommy confessions

Wow it’s been a little while since I’ve written. I’m already slacking. Anyway today I will talk about my 5 confessions about being a mommy and some I didn’t realize I even did them until today 1) Calling Hannah by a different name. Yes sometimes I...

#MomStatus

When I first realized I was going to be a mom I had dreams and visions of the type of mom I was going to be. I was going to be that Pinterest mom who was good at crafts, could make edible nontoxic play dough,...

I am a Mother

When I was younger any time I heard the word Mom I would think of my own mom, an “older” woman who has a lot of life experiences. I know I have two children whom I carried for 9 months and gave birth to but...

sick kids

10 things that help get through sickness

Now that cold and flu season is in full effect, add in school/daycare germs, we are having to deal with all the 'fun' that comes along with every virus or bacteria sickness my kids catch. Over the last 12 years of parenting I've developed a...

Halloween Countdown Mystery Bags

One of the things I’ve lamented as a working mom is that I don’t feel like I’m able to do fun holiday crafts and activities with my kids. By mid-September my Pinterest feed fills with pumpkins made on paper plates, string cheese ghosts, and spooky...

Fall book favorites

It's Fall! Another turn of the seasons is here along with new fun family activities. We've started another school year, soccer season, and now we are filling our calendar with pumpkin patches and park play dates! I love filling our shelves with a mix of season...

Fall Family Bucket List

Fall Family Bucket List Can you believe it’s already September? While it may still technically be summer, it’s starting to feel more like fall here in Indiana. I don’t mind it one bit because fall is my favorite season. I love everything about it:...

The ups and downs as summer ends

Summer vacation is officially done! The kids are back in school and I am enjoying the peacefulness of school days. Having 3 kids at home for three months straight was tough this summer. All 3 kids are so different from each other, each needing a different...