My children, like almost all children in the good ol’ US of A, love scrolling through Netflix and watching their favorite shows. However, it took me all of about 5 seconds to realize that 90 percent of the shows had a common theme: They all are filled with junk. Brain rotting junk. (Uncle Grandpa, anyone?!) Each… Continue reading Konnect Kids – The Best YouTube Videos EVER
Our colds snuck in quietly and started out as innocent (yet annoying) night coughs. However, the coughs quickly transformed into head colds that were sent straight up from the underworld. My eyes were watery, my nose was stuffy, and I sneezed every 35 seconds. I almost wondered if I was having an allergy attack, that is until my body felt like I… Continue reading A Cold Ninja Kicked Me In The Pants
Today is Groundhog Day. After so much chilly weather, I was full on hoping and praying that we would be seeing warmer days in our near future. I am beyond ready for a sunny and warm afternoon here and there. But alas, if our furry friend is in fact an accurate meteorologist, it looks like it isn’t time to pack those winter coats away just yet. I… Continue reading Powering Through The Groundhog Days Of Parenting
A couple of days ago, I hopped on Facebook to kill a little time before picking my children up from school. I scrolled through good ol’ Timehop and instantly my newsfeed was flooded with pictures of chubby faced toddlers. I was teleported back to a time when my now 7-year-old daughter had a baby face and bouncy… Continue reading Where Did My Babies Go?
Towards the end of summer, I was so over the heat. I was ready to layer on the scarves, and I had added so many boots to my target shopping cart that my husband was having a panic attack. However, now I fully regret wishing the warm weather away. I’d happily hand over my cardigans… Continue reading I Can’t Even With This Cold Weather
Somehow time flew by. I blinked, and now my sweet little son is in kindergarten. He’s enjoying school, however, the year got off to a rocky start. (To put it mildly.) When we walked into school on the first day, we passed the smiling happy kids who were eager to start the year with their fresh backpacks and their shiny new… Continue reading You Lied To Me – Life With A Reader