Making Snow-Capped Memories

I have a love/hate relationship with the frigid temperatures! I love the idea of snuggling in next to my heater in my slipper socks, under my favorite blanket and a hot cup of coffee to Keep Reading

How I keep calm as a Mom

There are some days that everyone wakes up on the wrong side of the bed, it’s a full moon or the winds change and everything is upside down. Some days, Hubs gets called in for Keep Reading

The Puzzle Problem and How to Solve It

I admit it. I have a serious love-hate relationship with puzzles. Anyone else have the same problem? When I am out holiday shopping, for some reason,  I always get it in my head that puzzles Keep Reading

The Christmas Toolbox and The Breakfast Stocking

Several years ago, when my first child was still a toddler, I realized that Christmas morning wasn’t exactly going the way that I had always envisioned it. I wanted sparkles and merriment and holiday cheer. Keep Reading

How to Transition Your Kids from Chaos to Calm at Bedti...

A while back, I noticed my children were having a hard time transitioning from the hustle bustle of  the day to settling down in their beds. All the expert advice told us to keep the Keep Reading

Motherhood.

 I’m sitting here pumping reflecting on the day that seemed to drag out. Pumping serves two very important purposes in this house. I get a 10-15 minute break, and Hubby gets to bond with our Keep Reading

Appreciating the Moment

Yesterday, I sat on the bench swing in the backyard while my 4 year old son swung next to me. “Say the Swing Song,” he begged me as he pumped higher into the air and Keep Reading