Playgroup Week 4: Shake Off The Mom Frump

That Facebook Live Playgroup thing I wanted to do? Well, I’m doing it! And I’ve been doing it for the last 3 weeks, which is about 2 weeks more than I ever commit to most things. 2017 is looking like The Year Of Adulting for me. If you haven’t had a chance to pop in, you can always catch up by watching the FB live episodes on my FB page. I’m also going to embed the lastView full post »

Selective Memories- Can I Please Choose Them?

The following photo is not intended to make you feel inadequate about what you did or didn’t do for your family on Valentines Day: I went a little nuts, but I’ll explain why in a bit. Valentines Day dinner was made up of the foods the kids told me they “love”- mac & cheese for Leyna & Lowell, cranberry sauce for Kendall, bacon for, well, everyone. I did try toView full post »

Here’s Your Family Valentines Day Plan

You know when you are acutely aware that 4 kids is quite a few kids? When you take them all out to dinner for the first time. That was our night last night. This wasn’t just any old dinner out, though. THIS? This was family date night at McAlister’s Deli. McAlister’s Deli is sponsoring this post. We are not at a point in our life when regular (or even irregular) date nightsView full post »

Things You Might Say When You Have A Newborn And A Toddler

My children are all a little more or less than 3 years apart. I know all too well this newborn plus a toddler life, so when the following things come out of my mouth, it’s total deja vu. “Please don’t jump over your brother.” “Please don’t try to pick up your brother.” “GENTLE!” “Please don’t try to feed yourView full post »

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