Our Bathroom Stinks!

I’m finally revealing why our master bathroom has been smelling SO bad! I’ve teased you for awhile – starting with this post on Sunday. And then I posted this picture…

Documenting Your Kids’ Lives

When my brother and I were little, my mom filled journals with the funny things we said and the milestones that we reached. When we were a little older, she…

My kids are only 16 months apart. Here is a list of my pros and cons of having kids so close in age.

Two Kids Under the Age of Two – Practical Tips and Advice

I had always planned to have my kids two years apart. My brother and I are almost exactly two years apart, and I thought this would be a great spacing…

Summertime Fun with Cousins

The kids and I have been on vacation in Michigan for the past week. My brother and his kids were in town too. In all, we had five kids, ages…

Blast from the Past: Big Hairy Dog

One day, about six years ago, Even Steven was out of town, and I let Big Hairy Dog out into the backyard. I didn’t realize that the gate was open…

More Fake Tacos and Tea, Please

I’ve been a stay-at-home mom for nine months now, and I finally feel like I’m getting into the swing of things. I’m (somewhat) confident that I can predict the times…