10 Things To Do With Kids In San Francisco

San Francisco is one of the places I have always wanted to visit, and when we took our family vacation to San Francisco this summer, it didn’t disappoint. It was as beautiful as I imagined it, and there was so much to do in San Francisco with kids that we were able to pack in […]

Jump Into Fun At A Sky Zone Birthday Party

  This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sky Zone. All opinions are 100% mine. What if instead of mom being exhausted after a birthday party, the kids were worn out and went to bed early? A utopian dream? No, that’s a Sky Zone birthday party where kids jump out all […]

Best Family Tips For The Monterey Bay Aquarium

When we decided to take a family vacation to San Francisco, I knew we had to head to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. And I am pleased to share that the aquarium lived up to all of my hopes and more. We had such a great visit I couldn’t wait to share my best family tips […]

Graco EveryWay Soother With Removable Rocker Review

If I could, I would lie in bed all day, everyday snuggling my baby. She’s just so darn sweet. But since life continues on and I have three kids, so I have to get up to get things done. When I need to make lunch, work, help the big kids or any other number of […]

When It Comes To Diapers, Don’t Do This…

It was 11 pm, and my husband was out of town when I realized that I just used the last diaper in the house. I am a stockpiler by nature, but between being sick and having two other children I just didn’t get around to stockpiling diapers this time like I did last time. I […]

My First Mother’s Day As A Mom Of Three

We always planned for two kids. Two daughters, more precisely. In our minds, that was the image of our family of four. But when my youngest was about 18 months old, my image of our family began to change. I had a new picture in my mind, a family of five.

How To Survive Daylight Saving Time With A Baby ~ Giveaway

Sleep, glorious sleep. I think we could all use more of it, right? As much as I look forward to spring, I dread the big sleep interruption — the start of Daylight Saving Time. Just when I think I’ve got my crew’s sleep patterns under control, it swoops in and messes with everyone’s schedule. Disruption […]

My Baby Had A Positive Newborn Screening Test – The Longest Three Weeks Of My Life

I blinked and everything felt different. One moment I was holding my perfect newborn, then suddenly everything felt like everything was slipping through my hands as I heard the doctor tell us she had a positive newborn screening for a rare genetic disorder. A rare genetic disorder.   She was four days old, and we were […]

Surviving The First Month With Baby: Tips From A Mom Of Three

In some ways, everything gets easier by the time baby number three arrives. In other ways, baby number three is just as hard as the first. What I have grown in confidence, I still lack in brain power to remember. The mommy brain struggle is real. But I have learned a thing or two that […]

How To Get Free Baby Stuff New Moms!

Babies need a lot of stuff. They are the tiniest humans, and yet they need the most stuff. With the arrival of baby number three, I started all over again. It has been five years since our last baby, so we had long passed on our baby stuff. So I was all about getting free […]

Choosing The Perfect Maternity Photo Dress

When it came time for baby number three, I was determined to have maternity photos taken in the perfect maternity photo dress. For some unknown reason I never wanted to do a maternity photo session with my first two pregnancies. In fact, I was very against it with my first born and with my second I only […]

Bigger Better Chuck E Cheese’s Birthday Parties

Just when you thought a Chuck E Cheese’s birthday party at couldn’t get any better, the fun got bigger and better! More themes, new cakes and a bigger goodie bag are all part of the new offers, and according to my girls everything at Chuck E Cheese’s is just, “So much fun!” This Chuck E Cheese’s Birthday […]

Celebrating Family Milestones Big And Small

This post about celebrating family milestones is sponsored by March of Dimes. When babies are small, it seems like there are milestones around every corner. From the first bath to the first steps, it always feels like babies are achieving new milestones. But milestones don’t stop after the first birthday, there are always new milestones to […]

A New Color And A New Look – Big Girl Room Reveal

I love the color Sissy picked for her room. What a difference color makes. Although we still haven’t hung anything on her walls, things are coming together well. And the best part is, she is so happy! What more could a mom want? A big thanks to Valspar Paint for sponsoring this post. I was worried […]

Baby #3 Announcement (Surprise!!!)

Earlier this month I surprised friends and family with a baby #3 announcement, and it was a lot of fun. On a Wednesday evening, around 6:30, I posted this: January 2017 And then we waited… It didn’t take long before the first people saw it (all blogger friends), and soon my phone was blowing up with […]