Parenting Humor

Surviving three under age 4: 25 thoughts in 24 hours

Surviving three under age 4: 25 thoughts in 24 hours

I love my children. Honestly, I do. More than life itself. But sometimes, I have to question our decision (sanity) to have three precious darlings so close together — oh that’s right, baby number three was a surprise. A blessed surprise, but a surprise nonetheless. Most days are wonderful; some are insane. Almost every day […]

Preparing for baby (girl) number three

Preparing for baby (girl) number three

Here we are. Less than two months away from becoming a family of five. In case you are wondering, we did not plan it this way. Baby Brooklyn Olivia will be our biggest and best surprise. For exactly one month we will have three children (three girls mind you) under the age of four. We […]

Do you wanna carve a pumpkin?

Do you wanna carve a pumpkin?

from the pages of the October 2015 issue of Simply Family Magazine. Check out the digital edition, here!  It’s too soon (hopefully) to build a snowman, so…Do you wanna carve a pumpkin and put it on display? Whether you want to or not, the young ones in your house are most certainly on board for carving […]

Summer Workbook: It seemed like a good idea at the time…

Summer Workbook: It seemed like a good idea at the time…

Here we are with about three weeks to go until the first day of school, and I realized last night that all of my best intentions for summer workbook-ing were kind of an epic fail this year. You know the drill: as the school year dwindles you have workbooks, reading lists; your kid is not […]