Stocking up on school supplies? As your kids head back to school, be sure to add these supplies to your list. Trust me, you'll need them.

Back to School Supplies that Moms Need

School has started, and I am in full back-to-school mode. Miles and Alice love seeing their friends every day. And Simon is BEYOND excited to be riding the bus to Kindergarten this year. I’m already stocking up on apology notes to send to his teacher. In order to prepare for back-to-school, we’re slowly getting back…

Have a toddler that loves to explore? Use these 30 fun games and activities to keep your 3 year old exploring and learning while having a blast.

30 Exploration Activities for Your Three-Year-Old

Have a toddler that loves to explore? Use these 30 fun games and activities to keep your 3 year old exploring and learning while having a blast. 30 Exploration Activities for Your Three-Year-Old 1. How about starting with your family tree? 2. This is a great way for your child to learn his home address. 3.…

Looking for a super simple and delicious dessert recipe? You will love my great-grandmother's jelly tarts. This easy recipe uses a pie crust recipe that has been in my family for over 100 years. Simply roll it out, add jelly and bake. This will quickly become a family favorite - and super easy to whip up for the holidays.

Making Nanny’s Jelly Tarts

Gold Peak is the taste that brings you home and this season, one lucky person will have the chance to have their experience of home brought to life through the “Take Me Home” campaign. Keep reading to learn how you could win! My childhood is full of memories of whipping up holiday goodies in the…

On the bus

Simon Goes to Kindergarten!

In case you didn’t hear me shouting from the rooftops, my wild child Simon went off to school for his first day of kindergarten this week. I’m not sure who was more excited. Me or him. We’ve talked about it for months. He’s watched Miles and Alice get on the bus without him for years.…

15 Apple Dessert Recipes - including apple pie, apple cake, apple bars, and even a few healthy apple dessert options. These apple recipes are so good, you're going to want to eat dessert before dinner (and maybe for breakfast too).

15 Apple Dessert Recipes

15 Apple Dessert Recipes – including apple pie, apple cake, apple bars, and even a few healthy apple dessert options. These apple recipes are so good, you’re going to want to eat dessert before dinner (and maybe for breakfast too). 15 Apple Dessert Recipes Apple Pie Bites – EASY Apple Pie Bites made with crescent…

The weekly meeting that could change your life! Sick of feeling like you're always behind? Overwhelmed with all the little stuff that keeps piling up? My husband and I started following this weekly meeting plan, and it has made a huge difference in our family. We're more organized and less stressed. (And our kids are too.) Sample agenda and things to know to start scheduling your own weekly meeting with your spouse.

Why You NEED A Weekly Meeting

With both of us working full time, while also juggling three kids, it can sometimes feel like Even Steven and I see each other approximately two times per week. If we’re lucky. Okay, that might be a slight exaggeration, but you know what I mean. Trying to have a conversation while also trying to sign…