Pregnancy is a roller coaster of emotions and preparation for baby’s arrival. And then baby is here—and many of those things we thought we’d prepared for are much harder than they sounded. Successful breastfeeding may be one of those things. When Sunshine was born, I was surprised at how hard it was to get started […]
You could tell the fun booths at BlogHer14 at a glance. They usually had crowds of people around them and many of them involved fun kids toys. The Tiggly booth was no exception. All of us moms wanted a chance to try out the fun little shapes on the iPad. I knew immediately that my […]
Spokeo is an online white pages / people search engine. I was invited to be their featured blogger this month, sharing about how Spokeo could help me connect with my daughter’s elementary school friends to plan playdates for her. (Note: at this time, Spokeo is only available for the United States.) “Mom, I wanna have […]
When we were searching for a new house to rent earlier this summer, one of the things that attracted us to our current home was the hardwood floors in every room. As renters, we’ve seen a lot of well-worn floors—and freaked out over trying to get spilled coffee or permanent marker out of the carpet. […]
This September, I’ve been working at getting our family back into some routines for homeschooling and housework. For me, those routines also include taking a look at our health. I’m trying to implement healthy snacks, keep myself and the girls active, and make sure we’re taking our vitamins and Omega-3s. Garden of Life Omega-3s I’ve […]
More selfies with some of the brands I met at the BlogHer14 conference. Have you attended any BlogHer conferences?
Wow! BlogHer14 is over and I feel like it’s going to take me a month to process everything I heard and learned there. All the “What to Expect” and “What to Bring” posts I read before the conference couldn’t prepare me for actually being there along with a few thousand other bloggers. It was great […]
This summer marks eights years as a blogger for me, and I’m excited about everything I’ve learned in those eight years. The last couple of years I’ve put a lot of effort into my blog and seen a lot of growth. This year, I finally did a custom site design (which I LOVE!) and I’m […]