I know, I know. It’s January. You’re thinking about Marie Kondo-ing your home, not adding more toys to it. I’m in my seventh year of SAHM-hood, though, and if you’re anything like me, your kids will be starting to drive you crazy pretty soon (if they haven’t already). My boys are constantly ... Read More about Kids Driving You Crazy? Here are the Best Indoor Toys for Active Kids
Did you just Google "is a Disney Cruise worth it?" I've done that, too. Here's why this frugal mama thinks Disney Cruises are absolutely worth the money. I've only had ONE vacation with my children in the nearly seven years I've been a mom. Don't get me wrong. I've taken LOADS of trips with ... Read More about 5 Reasons a Disney Cruise Is Worth the Extra Money
I am—thankfully—past the baby phase in life. (I really didn’t like the baby phase much at all). I love having youngsters that I can talk with, joke with, or play a board game that I’ll actually enjoy with (Uno anyone?) Being a new mom gave me a million opportunities to fail. It forced me to ... Read More about Baby Led Weaning Makes You Nervous? Here’s What You Need to Know
My 4-year-old woke up this morning, told me he “felt uncomfortable”, and went into the bathroom to throw up. First, I did my happy dance (because, hey, he threw up in the toilet instead of all over me like last time he got sick). Then, I came to terms with the fact that our house has likely been ... Read More about Kid’s Got the Stomach Flu? Here’s What You Need to Do
It’s the end of 2018. This year felt like a whirlwind. 2018 marked our tenth year in Maryland—the longest either my husband or I have ever lived consistently in any one town. This was the year my husband left his Chief Operating Officer job and started freelancing. It was the year I started two ... Read More about My Life Journal App: How Will You Remember 2019?