I'm no toy expert, but I DO know which toys my kids have enjoyed the most through the past few years. Whether you're buying for your own children or gifts for other people's kids, hopefully this list will help.

{Our} Top Toys for Toddlers and Babies

I’m no toy expert, but I DO know which toys my kids have enjoyed the most through the past few years. Whether you’re buying for your own children or gifts…

Thankful Thursday: I’m Thankful for this Mean Comment {and YOU}

My blog has been growing lately – and it has been a blast! I love getting comments and hearing from new readers. The fact that more people are reading my…

A Conversation with Even Steven

Even Steven: Anna – I’m missing a couple work shirts. Have you seen them? Anna: Umm…. no. Which ones are missing? Even Steven: My blue one and my blue one with…

A Promise to 8th-Grade Alice

Dear Alice, You are absolutely adorable right now. But I want you to know that you’ll probably go through an awkward phase in your early teenage years. Should you be…

In honor of my anniversary of staying home with my kids - I'm sharing an email that I sent to several of my friends last year after our first official day at home.

Staying Home: My One-Year Anniversary

This week marks an important week in our lives – it’s my one-year anniversary of being a stay-at-home mom! Miles may not know his letters – and Alice isn’t the…

Vote for Even Steven’s Halloween Costume

Happy Halloween! We’re going to have a Spiderman, a Minnie Mouse and a Pumpkin at our house tonight. I am going to be a cowgirl. And Even Steven just can’t…