Road Trippin’ with the littles-3 tips for before you leave

Tips and tricks to prepare for a big road trip with the family! Things to consider, setting expectations, and products to make your life easier.

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Active baby or toddler gift Guide

This post may contain affiliate links, which earn me a small commission at no further cost to you. No, no no no nooooooo I will not admit that my baby is one. No! You can’t make me! *stomps foot* Even though Mr. Sawyer has been one for a few weeks now (ok fine it’s been […]

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Slipping on the Ice Literacy

Here in Saint Louis Missouri, winter has made its rude arrival and is settling in for the foreseeable future, much to my chagrin and insistence that it leave at once. We had some freezing rain here the other day and while it made the woods behind our house look like a winter wonderland even Elsa […]

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Expecting? 9 modern pieces of advice that your bff wants you to hear *with resources*

You’ve picked an OBGYN, you’re taking care of yourself and that sweet babe, you’ve been on your secret Pinterest board approximately 1,657 times planning (is that just me?) a nursery, baby registry items, and dreaming about when that baby arrives. I’m here to share some of the things that you might not be hearing yet-things you’d hear from a close girlfriend who’s been there.

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You’re a Fun One, Mr. Grinch…Day

“…(She) got an idea. An awful idea. (She) got a wonderful, awful idea.” Picture me with a Grinchy Grin, clasping my fingers together, manically giggling to myself. My idea? A new, green, hairy? family holiday tradition-Grinch Day! A day filled with cheer, Whos, good (no, GREAT) food, and for a grand finale, the movie, The […]

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