Best Ever Family Vacation (2)

Our “Perfect” Family Vacation

We’re just getting back from a week at the beach, and our picture-perfect family vacation went about the way you’d expect it to go when you’re embarking on a 12-hour road trip with three little kids and an Even Steven. After our obligatory fight while packing the car – where Even Steven threatened to leave…

Looking to add some humor to your life? 13 funny eCards guaranteed to make you laugh out loud!

13 Hilariously Funny eCards

I am a huge believer that laughter can be the best medicine. And if you know me in real life, then chances are I’ve texted you some pretty hilarious memes I’ve found online. Because we can all use some laughter in our day – amiright? For the month of May, I’m teaming up with Responsibility.org…

Fun and sneaky ideas for hiding easter baskets

Fun and Sneaky Ideas for Hiding Easter Baskets

Hands down, my very favorite part of Easter is the hunt for our Easter baskets. I know I should really say it’s the part where we go to church or gather with friends and family for a special meal. I really do love that part too. I promise. But when I was a kid, I…

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…

To all the super moms in my life

A Shout Out to SUPER Moms

I’m teaming up with Hallmark for another six months, and I’m so excited about it. I love their products, I love their brand, and they’re an amazing company to work with. I mean – these people have a serious sense of humor! And sometimes I think they’re making things specifically with me in mind. For…

How to make mom friends. Great advice - and oh so funny. I can so relate!

How to Make Mom Friends

If you’re a mom, you know how hard it can be to make mom friends. Especially in the beginning. When you’re sleep-deprived and covered in spit up and trying to explain to your child-free friends the benefits of the latch system in your car and the struggles of a good latch when it comes to…

Life is a Special Occasion with Hallmark Rewards

WOW – Finding my College Journal…

A few days before I was heading off to college for my freshman year, my mom handed me an empty book. A place to journal. Paste pictures. Capture memories. I spent the next year filling up nearly every single page. And in what I considered true rebellion at the time, I didn’t go in order…

A special card for every occasion... even getting pinkeye at the county jail.

My Mom Got Pinkeye at the County Jail…

My mom got pinkeye at the county jail a few years ago. Sometimes I pretend to have diarrhea so I can hide in the bathroom with the iPad while Even Steven watches the kids. I had to buy my babysitter a new purse… These are just a few of the things that raced through my…

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Dear Even Steven – Here’s proof that we love you

Dear Even Steven, When Hallmark asked me to write a post about Father’s Day, I thought about poking fun at you. You know – how I normally do on the ole’ blog. But then when I sat down to write, all I could think about were the wonderful things about you. Like how you let…