A quick update on Jackson…

A quick update...and a toddler fracture

Thank you so much for all of your comments, messages, prayers and well wishes. For those of you who were waiting to see what the doctor said (and don’t follow me on Instagram or Facebook), here’s the gist… The doctor did a thorough physical exam and then watched Jack walk for a bit (while holding […]

On ER visits, pediatric orthopedists and blogging breaks

On immobile toddlers, pediatric orthophedists and blogging breaks

It’s been a tough couple of weeks, y’all! I didn’t mean to stop blogging (and I’d actually been feeling pretty excited about blogging again before my unintended break!), but I had some deadlines that—coupled with our personal schedule and other commitments—made blogging feel stressful rather than fulfilling, so I let myself take a week off. And […]

Save up to $3 on Finish® products with Ibotta

Save up to $3 on Finish® products with Ibotta

I’ve often wondered about the dish detergent with the red ball, but ultimately I’m a creature of habit, so I’ve stuck with the same detergent year after year. Until now. Right now you can save up to $3 on Finish® products with rebates from Ibotta, and it’s a great way to test the cleaning power […]

#EndtheRed with Balmex Diaper Rash Cream


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Balmex. All opinions are 100% mine. From the moment our little man was born, one thing has been certain: he doesn’t like to be naked. Like really, really hates it. He’s learned to love stripping down for a bath or shower, but he came […]

Weekend reading: July 18, 2015

A little slice of heaven

It’s been probably the craziest week in a year around here, with too much to do, too little time, and way too much going on at once. I’m feeling slightly panicky about the fact that we’re just over 3 months away from having a baby, and with my Essentials class starting back up soon, a special […]