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Getting Down: Snips, Snails, & Everything Nice

Getting Down: Snips, Snails, & Everything Nice

Have you noticed this yet? I have quite a few kids running amok (er I mean carefully tended) at my house. Four to be exact. But, did you know I also have a work at home husband, homeschool, and am starting a non-profit charity (more […]

What do Gravity, Inertia, and Friction Have in Common? 

What do Gravity, Inertia, and Friction Have in Common? 

They’re all keywords in last month’s Steve Spangler Science Stem Lab Box (Spangler Science Club delivers amazing hands-on science to your door every month. Join Today!). As a homeschooling mom to four, I’m always looking for things I can do with all my kids while […]

Up Up and Away: DockATot What Mommy Dreams are Made of

Up Up and Away: DockATot What Mommy Dreams are Made of

Sleep. You never know how awesome it is until you become a parent, specifically a mother. I don’t know about you but Motherhood broke that part of my brain that thinks sleep is necessary. Instead here I am at quarter to midnight, thinking about how […]

Get Creative with a Night In

Get Creative with a Night In

I rarely have time alone with my husband. Not on a typical day anyway and certainly not time that we spend focused on each other. It’s hard. Once the kids are in bed we both float off to take care of the million things we […]

Snacking with Our Farm Buddies

Snacking with Our Farm Buddies

Kids. Let me tell ya people: they are exhausting (not like I need to tell you, am I right?). Anything that makes them a little less so, that’s on my list. Nothing keeps kids quiet and content (at least for five minutes) like food. I […]

Giveaway Alert: the Must Have Summer Watch

Giveaway Alert: the Must Have Summer Watch

Giveaway: please CLICK HERE to enter to win a $100 gift certificate from Jord watches. Get a $25 credit just for entering. This is a simple giveaway name and email only, so you have nothing to lose!  I hemmed and hawed over what to get […]

Mommy Moment of Silence: We Have a WINNER

Mommy Moment of Silence: We Have a WINNER

Recently, we teamed up with CozyPhones, adult and kids headphones that are just that: cozy. We went to Instagram to find out what you would do with a moment of silence and the results were pretty consistent. Moms want a moment of quiet to drink […]

Cozy Up and Take in the Silence and a GIVEAWAY

Cozy Up and Take in the Silence and a GIVEAWAY

Please visit the MommyinFlats Instagram page for a CozyPhones GIVEAWAY! Click here to ENTER!  I haven’t posted about the kids in a while. And, that’s just because we’re so busy that getting them to sit still seems like a chore. The other day, we finally […]

The Outtakes of Motherhood: Fashion in the Midst

The Outtakes of Motherhood: Fashion in the Midst

You may have noticed (or you may not have, though I think I’m up to a total of three readers these days;) that I’ve been spending a lot of time focusing on Maternal Mental Health this month. A couple months ago, I was chatting on […]

It’s a…BABY: Becca and Jon’s Journey to Parenthood (again)

It’s a…BABY: Becca and Jon’s Journey to Parenthood (again)

A couple months ago while you all were sitting on the edge of your seats anxious to see if the Patriots or the Falcons would reign victorious in that big game they hold once a year, what’s it called again? Oh yeah the Super Bowl. […]