Playing outside…The Car Game, “chickens” and naughty bugs sharing germs.  

The weather has finally been nice enough to be outside so I've been trying to spend a good chunk of time out in the yard with my toddler while baby boy sleeps. We usually take some toys and books out along with a big blanket to sit on, since she hates walking in grass. (I thought … Continue reading Playing outside…The Car Game, “chickens” and naughty bugs sharing germs.  

A Successful First Trip to the Museum! (and 5 things I will do to make it even better next time)

We finally made it to our local children's museum for the first time!  I have been wanting to explore this super cute museum with Aadelyn for quite a while, it is one of the things on my list of toddler activities for this summer.  I also wanted to wait until she was old enough to … Continue reading A Successful First Trip to the Museum! (and 5 things I will do to make it even better next time)

Structuring my week with two little ones (Summer Edition)

Over the past couple of years I have been making the transition from full time working mom of one, to part time working mom of one and one on-the-way, to full time stay at home mom (beginning in June).  Though the days are long and sometimes stressful these two little nuggets are the lights of my … Continue reading Structuring my week with two little ones (Summer Edition)

How we went all out on our kids’ playroom (without breaking the bank)!

Babies have a lot of stuff - a lot more than I ever realized before I had my daughter. But you know who has even more? TODDLERS.  Stuffed animals, knick knacks, books, puzzles, giant toys...Holy crap, this stuff multiplies every time I look at it. And my kid remembers EVERYTHING. Goodness knows if I throw anything … Continue reading How we went all out on our kids’ playroom (without breaking the bank)!