Keeping Baby Safe at the Beach

We love going to the beach, but we also want to make sure our little ones stay safe, happy, and healthy. Sun stroke, sun burn, and other risks can turn a fun day at the beach into a nightmare outing. Here’s how you can keep baby safe at the beach:   Sun protection Most experts […]

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Pistachio Shortbread Cookies

Sometimes I get a little tired of sugar cookies, but it seems mandatory to make shaped cookies for the holidays, especially when you have kids.  This shortbread cookie is a great roll-out cookie and an alternative to the traditional sugar cookie.  I have used several different types of nuts (hazelnuts, pecans, almonds) in this recipe, […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast-Avocado Lime Waffles

There have been a lot of St. Paddy’s day breakfast options floating around.  I thought I would try my own. It’s a risk messing with a family favorite recipe (read about my picky eater here), but I gave these a try and I’m sure I’ll be making them again.     Avocado Lime Waffles 2 […]

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Travel Tips: See More for Less

Whenever I travel to a new city I want to get the most out of it. I want to see and do as much as I can, but I also don’t want to break the bank doing it. Finding a balance can be tricky. Here are the top 5 tips and tricks we have learned […]

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Remedies for Picky Eaters

I want to share a little about the struggle I had with my oldest son and his picky eating habits.  When he was a baby, he would eat everything, any type of baby food I had, he gobbled it up.  Then he was very slow getting teeth, and as a first time mom, I was nervous […]

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Nutella Churro Muffins

We are always looking for new foods to try in the morning.  My boys get kind of habitual in their breakfast routines.  These muffins made quite an impression, so much so, that they have been consumed even beyond breakfast.  One of the best parts of these muffins is how fast they whip up.  The ingredients […]

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Ridicule Me: Comparisons

This is my first post in the RIDICULE ME series! I would love your thoughts, so leave a comment below! On first glance I loved this quote. It has great sentimentality, and makes a good point. Work hard at self-improvement. I am all for self-improvement. But the more I see this quote the more I […]

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5 More Ways to Have Fun at Home

We recently posted about ways to Have Fun at Home, find the article here. I want my family to spend less time and money away from home, and instead find ways to enjoy and feel contentment at home. To accomplish this I have created a list of things our family enjoys doing that we can […]

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