Weekend reading: June 6, 2015

It's a...boy!

If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook, you probably already know that yesterday was our “big” mid-pregnancy ultrasound. While the main purpose of this ultrasound is to check on the baby and make sure everything is forming correctly, we were beyond excited to get a sneak peek at the baby’s gender too. Beforehand, our youngest […]

Weekend reading: May 30, 2015

Rocking the baby

From Instagram: No words. ❤️ Our second daughter is a nurturer through and through. While all of our girls love their baby brother to pieces, she’s the one with the patience to rock him to sleep, to hold him when he cries, to soothe him in the car. It really is very sweet to see […]

Simply spectacular summers when you’re a work-at-home mom

On simply spectacular summers when you're a work-at-home mom

Every year around this time I start to see posts about embracing summer, making it magical for your kids, saying yes, and so on. And every year I’m torn between rebellion and guilt. It’s not that I disagree with this in principle (although I think our kids have a pretty magical life in general and […]