Family Activities

10 Read Across America Ideas

Read Across America week is like a second Christmas for me.  Yes, me, not my son.  I love reading books, and I especially love reading Dr. Seuss books.  They're fun to read and have a great message.  My son loves them because of the silly rhymes and voices I use when we read together.  Read… Continue reading 10 Read Across America Ideas

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Breaks Are Okay

I took a break. I decided I had too many responsibilities on my plate and I took a break from my blog.  But, I'm back.  I am back with reasonable expectations of myself.  I am back with better time management skills and better mental health. I am going to school full time, working full time,… Continue reading Breaks Are Okay


You’re An Amazing Mother

Before you become a mom, you really don't get how hard it is.  You may have seen your own mom struggle, but until you have been there, you really can't fully understand why being a mother is so difficult. It starts as soon as you find out you're pregnant.  You start worrying about every little… Continue reading You’re An Amazing Mother

Daily Stories

New Bedtime Stories

I received a free month of the Bookroo book subscription in exchange for my opinion on the books in this blog post.  All opinions are my own. Last week I opened the mailbox to find a cute blue box inside.  I knew it was my Bookroo book subscription for b!  I was so excited to see what… Continue reading New Bedtime Stories

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Wanted: Mom Friend

Making friends has always been hard for me.  It got even harder when I became a mom.  I'm in college.  Making friends should be easy because I am surrounded by so many different people with different interests.  But as soon as I say that the only bottle I'm tipping back is a baby bottle, things… Continue reading Wanted: Mom Friend

Breastfeeding Tips

Juggling Work and Pumping

So you've decided to breastfeed, GREAT! Your baby is going to get the best nutrition  possible and you're about to develop a bond that is unbelievable and unbreakable.  Then, you remember that after maternity leave, you will be going back to work.   From finding a pump to finding a space and time to pump,… Continue reading Juggling Work and Pumping

Daily Stories

Adventures at a Sunflower Field

On Sunday, my little family went to our local sunflower field.  I didn't know what to expect, but I knew that I love sunflowers and days out with my family.  I got lots of pictures for the baby book (and Instagram!), and had quality time with my family. I decided to wear b in our… Continue reading Adventures at a Sunflower Field