But he loved him anyway

We were driving, on our way to our first date together. We being me and my 2-year-old son. We had been just us for a while now and this was the first time I was taking him on a first date. A first date with someone I had never met and while I wasn’t sure […]

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How to successfully camp with kids

We went camping this last week as a family. We have 3 kids and they are 7, 3 and just barely 1. As we told people that we were going camping we received all kinds of comments about how crazy we were, or how people didn’t know how we did it. People were wishing that […]

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6 Ways to Have a Healthy Relationship with Food.

My mom is an amazing cook and growing up those foods were always available to me. I had a severe food addiction. About 5 years ago, I decided that I wanted to start lifting weights and I have been addicted to it ever since. Some people find it strange that two of my biggest passions […]

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The Perfect Body.

As I was leaving the gym with my kids yesterday a woman that I have never met stopped me and surprisingly asked: “how in the world I had 3 kids and looked so skinny.” She then went on to state that she would finally be happy when she was as skinny as I was because […]

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Color sorting with pipe cleaners

I’ve said it a thousand times but pipe cleaners are a staple item that I always have on hand. I have a baby so I have about a million of these containers on hand and while these worked great you can basically use any container you have. Here are some of the other items that […]

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Say yes

Say yes to your child when they ask to stir the cheese into the macaroni even though it’s going to be a mess. Say yes to that brownie or scoop of ice cream or cake slice or cookie. Say yes to that long run you’ve been dreading. Say yes to letting your kids friends come […]

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Buried Treasure

Have you ever done an activity with kinetic sand? If you don’t have kinetic sand on hand you should grab some. I purchased some from Amazon and you can find it here. It’s only $12.97…I mean, c’mon, you need it. You’ll grab some small things that you have around your house. Coins, paperclips, buttons etc. Next, […]

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