BB will be the first to tell you that some things are fancy and fashionable and other things just are not. She’ll definitely be the first to tell me these … Continue reading Back to School Fashion: First Grade Chic
Continuing my new video book review series (or: in an attempt to be fair to my children), here is a review for a book that my daughter, five year old … Continue reading Book Review: A Knight in Sticky Armor (Doc McStuffins)
When my son, currently eight years old, requested that I read the first book in The Underland Chronicles, a series by Suzanne Collins (yes, that Suzanne Collins), I couldn’t resist. … Continue reading Book Review: Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins
Can we talk about BB’s new craft obsession? Every day she painstakingly cuts out little shapes from bits of paper and then assembles them into pictures, coloring in all the … Continue reading Kindergarten Looks Like: Paper Craft Extreme
The internet is justifiably a sad place today. In between doing all the things one does throughout the day, I’ve been reeling over the news that one of the greatest actors, … Continue reading A distraction: Amish ninja chic.
After driving through Ohio and New York and spending a week in Massachusetts, most people would consider that an awesome family vacation. We would call that JUST THE BEGINNING. Having seen … Continue reading Road Trip Diaries: Hershey, PA
I was thinking about what is considered “clean” this weekend, while attempting to tidy up a bit before having friends over for dinner. “Clean” seems to vary depending on who … Continue reading CLEAN: a look at what exactly defines clean and tidy.
We’ve been finding ourselves stuck inside a lot this summer and I was in desperate need of a quick and easy art project to occupy an hour or two of … Continue reading craft love: these dinosaurs are real stand up guys!
“Mom, sometimes when I look out the window at our backyard… I think it’s so big we could invite ELEPHANTS! Because there’s so much room out there!” – MM, age … Continue reading Question: How many elephants could you fit in YOUR backyard?
How much do your kids really know about you? What does your life look like through their eyes? One of my fave bloggers, Amber @ Crappy Pictures was inspired by … Continue reading If your child is alseep, do you cease to exist? A Q&A with my kids.
We decided to pick this book up before our big move, in an effort to get my son ready for it and maybe try to explain to him what moving … Continue reading Kids Picks: The Berenstain Bears’ Moving Day