Tips For Flying With Kids

Tips For Flying With Kids

Looking for tips on flying with kids? You’re in the right place. Did that title make anyone else’s blood pressure spike? Just me? Cool. Cool coolcooolcool. I am lucky enough to get to travel home pretty frequently to see my mom. This is generally while my husband is working. Which means…I have to fly alone […]

14 Sweet Disney Lullabies to Sing Your Kids to Sleep

14 Sweet Disney Lullabies to Sing Your Kids to Sleep

It was not a surprise when I discovered that most of the lullabies my sisters and friends use come from Disney. I’m sure you’re not surprised, either. I personally sing the same lullabies to my kids each night, and each child has his/her own special song. It helps me connect to them in a special […]

Yes, My Kids Have A Schedule

Yes, My Kids Have A Schedule

Yes, my kids have a schedule. And it has made me a nicer mom. And a better mom for that matter. Now there are clear expectations and there’s not as much whining and complaining. Our whole day down to the minute is not scheduled! That sounds like too much stress for my kind of mothering […]

Thank You to the World’s Best Parents

Thank You to the World’s Best Parents

To my parents on their anniversary Thank you for loving me enough to be a parent, when what I thought I needed was a friend. Thank you for always pushing me to be my best but for loving me no matter what. Thank you for telling me “no” sometimes, even though I didn’t understand why […]

My Postpartum Rollercoaster

My Postpartum Rollercoaster

I really don’t like rollercoasters. The amusement park kind or the hypothetical kind. I am so fine, happier even, being the “stuff holder” and waiting for everyone to enjoy their ride. That is my happy place. But you can’t be your own “stuff holder”. When your emotions are going nutso, who holds your stuff while […]