Buying for toddlers is fun – they are interested in a wide variety of things at this point and are probably obsessed with toys! But I for one especially love any toys that will keep my toddler busy and entertained for more than 5 minutes! (And all the[…]

When I had my first baby almost 3 years ago (how is that possible?!), I really knew nothing about parenting. In the weeks leading up to my due date, I was actually stressing out about how little I knew! How often do I give him a bath? How[…]

I’ve got something on my heart, and it’s a little bit heavy and perhaps even controversial, but bear with me. For several years now, I’ve had feelings of caution concerning electronics. I believe it’s important to limit usage, particularly in children, but in adults as well. This is[…]

*This post contains affiliate links. See my full disclosure policy here. A couple months ago, I bought the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle. This bundle is no longer available (it’s only sold for about a week every year), but one of the great perks of the bundle is all the bonuses![…]

*This post contains affiliate links. This means if you order through one of my links I will earn a small commission at no extra cost to you. For more information, see my full disclosure policy. Father’s Day is right around the corner, and I must say I am[…]

Our Oregon Coast and Portland Vacation Last night, we got home from a long, exhausting drive after a wonderful vacation trip. The drive wasn’t actually very long (6 hours), but when both kids were overtired and screaming, each minute felt like an hour! Our trip was full of[…]