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Ready, Set, Bounce!

Ready, Set, Bounce!

Big horse bouncer: c/o Big Country Toys Little horse bouncer: c/o Big Country Toys Where do kids get all this energy? We’ve gone from unseasonably cold March to rainy April, I’m a little worried for my sanity and can’t wait for the sun and lazy […]

How to Never Lose Your Kid on the Playground with ikiki

How to Never Lose Your Kid on the Playground with ikiki

Spider Shoes: c/o ikiki Narwhal Shoes: c/o ikiki It was a beautiful fall day. The sun was shining, the birds chirping, the toddlers playing happily on the playground whilst a baby swam in my tummy. Okay, so I was feeling a little more or less […]

Bundle it Up: Gift Giving Made Easy

Bundle it Up: Gift Giving Made Easy

Hippity Hop into the Tub Bunny Bundle c/o Incredibundles After my third baby was born, I received a basket in the mail sent from a delivery service (where you can buy things like flowers). It was such a sweet, well-meant gift. The idea of bundling […]

How to Fill an Easter Basket without a Sugar Rush (25+ ideas)

How to Fill an Easter Basket without a Sugar Rush (25+ ideas)

Meet Jigglypuff our adopted rabbit. We applied for her two Christmases ago when our parish priest decided she needed more attention than the office could provide. She is our beloved pet and not an Easter whim (as my local tractor supply says: bunnies are pets […]

Lucky in Motherhood

Lucky in Motherhood

This post was inspired by Bearpaw boots. When they sent out their March prompts, one of them being St. Patrick’s Day, this post just rolled off my fingertips. I don’t always remember it but I am lucky in so very many ways. You can be […]

A Flight of Fancy: Jorie and the Magic Stones

A Flight of Fancy: Jorie and the Magic Stones

How to Host a Grade School Book Club with Jorie and the Magic Stones: Last fall, children’s fantasy author AH Richardson, sent her book Jorie and the Magic Stones for our grade school book club to discuss. As the leader of our club (which meets […]

Home is Where the Heart Is

Home is Where the Heart Is

Map Rug: c/o Lorena Canals Heart Cushion: c/o Lorena Canals Knit Lovies: Bla Bla Kids (Mermaid, Alpaca, Unicorn, Bunny in pirate costume) It’s hard to believe we have lived in our home for going on 10 years now. We’ve toyed with the idea of moving […]

A Little Boy and His Tractor

A Little Boy and His Tractor

Tractor: c/o Big Country Toys This is going to be a quick post but I just wanted to give you a baby J update since I haven’t in quite some time. This little guy right here was the inspiration for this blog. After he was […]

Happy Love Day

Happy Love Day

Jacket: c/o Thacker NYC; Skirt: c/o Amelia James; Wedges: Rockport; Clutch: c/o Rebekah Scott Designs Valentine’s Day is one of my very favorite days of the year. I like that it doesn’t involve a ton of materialism (sure there’s chocolates and flowers but you can […]

Come Alive with Self Care this Winter

Come Alive with Self Care this Winter

Alively Box: use code FLATS for $5 off My favorite pick: Accessory bag: Hudson Lillian Designs code MommyinFlats for 10-20% discount It’s winter and grey and gross and guess what? I’m tired. So, so, tired. I also have insomnia which ironically is due to lack […]