Top 20 Reasons Parents Want to Eat Their Young

20 Reasons Parents Want To Eat Their Young.

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Since I became a parent, I can’t tell you how many times I’ve exclaimed things like, “I could just eat her little leg” or “I just want to eat his face off!” because my kids are doing things that make […]

The Easiest Way to Cook Quinoa (In The Microwave)

The Easiest Way to Cook Quinoa. You can do it in the microwave in 20 minutes!

I love tips and tricks in the kitchen. With three little kids under my feet, I like to cook healthy meals, but sometimes it’s such a challenge. Well, last night, my husband was helping me, and we wanted to make rice and quinoa for dinner. So, I was surprised when he cooked up the quinoa […]

I Read Past My Bedtime Free Printable

I Read Past My Bedtime 2

Do you ever just see something and know you had to have it? I was on Instagram a week or so ago, and one of my sweet friends posted a picture of her daughter reading. And next to her bed was this cute sign that was so simple. It said, “I Read Past My Bedtime” […]

What I Love You Really Means

What I love You Really Means When You're a Mom

He smiled at me across the counter as he crinkled his nose, and squinted his eyes in his coy three year old way that he always does. I said, “I love you” while we were doing something we do every morning. Trying to get him to eat his breakfast. It was the boring old song […]

If First Time Mom Me and Current Me Met.

First Time Mom Me and Current Me

I’ve changed a lot in almost 9 years of being a parent. But, if First Time Mom Me and current Me met, it might go something like this: (Knock on the door.) 1 Kid Me: Um. Hi. Uuhh. Sorry to bother you, but did you know your child was playing outside by himself? In the front […]

Perfect Enough.

Try Being Perfect At Something. Not Everything.

As a child, I don’t remember ever thinking I had to be “perfect”, I just knew I had to please people. I put a lot of pressure on myself to do well in school, be a good friend, make good choices, and oh boy, if anyone was ever mad at me….that was life shattering. In […]

How to Keep An Indoor Orchid Alive For a Year Or More

Follow this simple trick to keep your indoor orchids alive for longer!

I don’t really have a green thumb. I try. I really do, but frequently kill living breathing things. Thankfully, not my kids. So, when I discovered the secret to keeping an Orchid plant alive, I pretty much brag about it to anyone that looks my direction. Me: “Did you know I kept my orchid plant […]

Customize Art For Your Home: Modify Ink Review

Modify Ink Review Customizable Art Work for Your Home!

*Product was received in exchange for this review. However, all opinions expressed are my own.  When I went to the Build Your Blog Conference back in February, I met the amazing people behind Modify Ink. I was blown away by their concept, and by their beautiful art display. I needed to know more. I’m not […]

15 Spring Kids Crafts

15 Spring Crafts for Kids! SO many easy ideas I would actually do.

I LOVE Spring. I always say fall is my favorite, but then when Spring gets here, I think it must be a tie. And, there is something so magical about being able to send your kids outside to play finally after winter is over. YAY for peace and quiet (well for the most part). Since […]

The Important Notification You Might Be Missing

What's Most Important is What is Happening Right Inside Our Homes. Inside the Hearts of Our Little People.

I heard a story once in church about a teenage girl visiting her family’s house for a family party. Her phone was about to die, so she plugged it in, in another room. She went back to the other side of the house to visit with a room full of cousins. The house was noisy, and there were […]