Family, Kids, parenting

How to Keep Your Kids Safe This Summer

Summer is Almost Here! Summer is almost here! If your kids are like mine, they are counting down the days and the hours until it is here! Summer brings lots of fun and adventures for most families. These could be local adventures to the park or the pool. Or perhaps they are bigger adventures on… Continue reading How to Keep Your Kids Safe This Summer

Family, Marriage, married life

How to Make Date Night Happen with Kids

Since getting married 5 years ago our family has changed a lot! We have renovated a house, blended a family, moved 1800 miles away from family to Texas, and had two more babies. Our marriage has been through a lot of change! With this change, date night has not always been at the forefront of… Continue reading How to Make Date Night Happen with Kids

Mom Life, My Life

Laundry Tips to Simplify Your Life

*This post contains affiliate links Laundry is my arch nemesis. If I could give away one household chore, it would be laundry. I feel like it is such a thankless, boring job and it is never-ending. The minute you finish the last load of laundry it always seems like there is something else that needs… Continue reading Laundry Tips to Simplify Your Life

baby, Kids, Mom Life, parenting

5 Steps to a Blissful Baby Bedtime Routine

*This is an affiliate post. My son did not enjoy sleeping AT ALL when he was a baby.  My husband and I literally tried everything to get him to go to sleep. We read every book we could get our hands on and searched far and wide for a solution that might help us in… Continue reading 5 Steps to a Blissful Baby Bedtime Routine

baby, Mom Life

How to Successfully Breastfeed Your Baby

This post contains affiliate links As a new mom, breastfeeding can be a challenge! I remember after my first week of breastfeeding being in so much pain and wanting to die! I remember thinking to myself, “Just do it for one more day.” “Just one more day.” The thoughts of one more day turned into,… Continue reading How to Successfully Breastfeed Your Baby

Kids, parenting

How to Prepare Your Family For Tornado Season

Do you know what to do during tornado season? Last night was family date night, which included a trip to the bookstore and dinner. As we were in the bookstore looking around all of a sudden we heard it start to rain hard! It poured for a good five minutes. When the rain stopped (because… Continue reading How to Prepare Your Family For Tornado Season