Spending quality time with your kids doesn't have to be hard - or a chore. This is a super simple way to spend quality time with kids - that's fun, interactive and SO easy. You and your kids will LOVE this!

A Simple Way to Spend Quality Time with Kids

I’m all about spending quality time with my three kids, but our quality time has looked something like this lately: 1. Realize that there’s an opportunity for some “quality” time. 2. Spend 20 minutes on Pinterest to get ideas while the kids play with each other. 3. Realize we have no supplies whatsoever and pull…

Inspired by Shakespeare's quote "And though she be but little, she is fierce" and Native American culture, this boho chic baby girl nursery is both playful and serene.

Mood Board: Baby Girl Brave Nursery

I rearrange the furniture in my house a lot. Seriously. (…Seriously.) It happens about once a week in the winter when I spend much more time inside my house. I think I just need a change of scenery. Regardless, I think I’m driving my husband crazy. So when one of my best gals asked me to…

Tips and Tricks for Labor and Delivery

Wear Your Socks: My Advice on Labor and Delivery

I am 6.5 months pregnant and nervous about labor and delivery. What tips do you have to share? -Nervous Nora Dear Nora, You have come to the completely wrong place for advice on labor and delivery – but I will share anyway… But before I share, you need to know that I proudly had an…

The viral video that puts an end to the mommy wars. A must-watch video for new moms. You'll laugh, then you'll cry, then you'll want to share it with your friends. We're all in this together!

The Viral Video that Ends the Mommy Wars

Sometimes I have the easiest job in the world. When Similac reached out to me earlier this year about a possible blog partnership to help put an end to the mommy wars – it sounded too good to be true. Sort of like if someone were to call me and say, “Listen – we want…

DIY your way to a smart, stylish home with these 15 Ikea hacks. #10 is genius!

Ikea Hacks: Furniture

I’ve grown to appreciate Ikea furniture over the years. It’s super functional with simple designs, inexpensive, and – if you like puzzles like I do – fun to put together. The best part about the simple style of the furniture is that you can customize it to fit your home and style. Here are 15 hacks that…

Flu season is here, and it's especially bad this year. Great tips on how to keep your family from getting the flu as well as flu remedies and flu treatments - in case it's too late. Everything you need to know about the flu!

Flu Fighting Tips and Remedies

Flu season is officially here – with 43 states reporting widespread flu outbreaks. We’re sharing great tips on how to keep your family from getting the flu as well as flu remedies and flu treatments – in case it’s too late. Don’t Get it – Tips for Preventing the Flu The best way to prevent…

Looking for some fun Valentine's Day games for kids? Whether you just want to have fun at home or need a great Valentine's Day party game for the classroom, you're sure to find what you're looking for with these 30 awesome Valentine's Day games for kids. My kids are obsessed with #18!

Valentine’s Day Games for Kids

Looking for some fun Valentine’s Day games for kids? Whether you just want to have fun at home or need a great Valentine’s Day party game for the classroom, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for with these 30 awesome Valentine’s Day games for kids. My kids are obsessed with #18! 1. My Heart…

5 simple steps to teach your kids to be thankful and show gratitude. Writing thank you notes is one of them - and #1 has made a HUGE difference in our daily routines!

5 Simple Tips to Teach Your Kids to be Thankful

Between holidays and birthdays, the winter is usually a time when my kids receive a lot of gifts. They’re from grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and neighbors. And while the gifts are useful and thoughtful and make my kids jump for joy, it has become evident this year that our kids aren’t quite as grateful…

It's cold outside! Warm up your home and heart with these 15 lovable Valentine's Day Crafts.

15 Valentine’s Day Crafts You Will Love

Valentine’s Day seems to come at the perfect time every year. After the hustle and bustle of the holidays to distract me from the cold weather, January brings a welcomed and relaxing lull, though I tend to get a little cabin fever. And then I realize Valentine’s Day is soon so I should get crafting! It’s a…