Monthly Archives: June 2012
Nothing calls for a babysitter, some drinks with grownups, and an outfit that consists of pants with buttons and no elastic like a 35thView full post »
For as many pictures of our family that I have, both taken by myself and professionals, only about 2% of them are printed and displayed inView full post »
It’s that time again, when I give my blog sponsors a big virtual hug to thank them for supporting me this month. As always, I’mView full post »
Days like this are hard to kick in the ass.
I’m coming off a weekend out of town, followed by 2 days of feeling like crap thanks toView full post »
Since posting my Day In Our Ordinary Life post, I’ve received quite a few emails and comments, asking where I got or how I made theView full post »
This is a guest-post, written by Dana Obleman, Parenting Consultant and creator of The Sleep Sense Program. Dana reached out to meView full post »
Yesterday I documented an ordinary day in our life by taking a picture every hour, from 8 a.m to 10 p.m. Here’s how it unfolded.
AtView full post »
I make enormous children. That’s common knowledge.
There were times when Kendall was a baby that the nickname “meatball”View full post »
We all have the “pretty” pictures of our kids, our families, those days we’re supposed to document. They’re framed,View full post »
Annie from PhD In Parenting asked me to be a part of a study she just wrapped up, where she took a look at the numbers and traffic drivingView full post »
I love hijacking Facebook status updates and turning them into Mommy Truths. Thanks to my friend Megan from Larks Notes This for lettingView full post »
A week.. two weeks.. quite a while ago, I asked Kendall what he thought we should get daddy for Fathers Day.
“Do you think he’dView full post »
My mom introduced me to this leafy green treat. No really, it’s delicious.
It’s not at all like you’re eatingView full post »
Yesterday morning, my brilliant, hilarious sister posted this to my Facebook wall.
At first I was all, “Aww! That’s theView full post »
Via my friends at HaHas for HooHas
The amazingly talented Anna took this picture, this picture, and this picture and turned them into thisView full post »
This house has been and continues to be a great home for our growing family. We’ve poured countless hours of hard work into it.View full post »
… on nights the kids sleep.
After that? All bets are off.
Thanks to Stephanie from Froggy And The Mouse for this one!
If you have aView full post »
No time to blog today because we’re too busy coming down…
It’s hard to top a weekend at NaNa’s, especially whenView full post »
Or a tray… whatever.
Sometimes this is all I have the energy for.
And that’s okay, right? I mean, the kids seem to love it.View full post »
I find when I’m out with Kendall and he’s playing with other kids his age, I always seem to be the mom who’s jumpy.View full post »
Leyna is 17 months old and this also applies to oranges, tortillas, cheese sticks, and all other inanimate, food objects in ourView full post »
This was our front door up until recently.
Builder grade white, dingy, brass kick plate, dinged up door frame, boring door knob. I did myView full post »
I’m going to show you all today how I edited this picture in Lightroom 3…
The image on the left is SOOC (that means straightView full post »
That was the prompt for the month of May’s Clickin Moms photo challenge.
I interpreted this one literally. This is my view, as aView full post »
Remember how I told you all about CoolSculpting? How it’s this FDA-cleared, non-invasive procedure that kills the fat cells on yourView full post »