Tips for Back to School (plus a $50 Amazon Giveaway!)

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OMG. I have a kindergartner! A KINDERGARTNER!!! Sebby starts kindergarten next month and his little sister, Quincy, is headed to developmental preschool. I’m super excited that despite us living in a different neighborhood now, she’ll have the same teacher as he did last year! Still, gah, the idea of him being in school five days […]

Road trips with kids? THREE kids? Time to buy a minivan!

Road Trips with Kids! #CleverGirlsforKia

Since we met in college, my husband and I have loved going on road trips. Twenty years some years later it’s now road trips with kids. THREE KIDS. Okay, so we haven’t gone on a road trip since Edison was born in March since we still don’t have a family minivan like the Kia Sorrento, but we’re […]

Playing Dress Up in Quincy’s Bowtique

Quincys Bowtique

Turning 3 is a big deal. In an instant, Quincy went from toddler to little girl. A little girl who is starting to love playing dress up. Princesses, fairies but most definitely Minnie Mouse. Now I’ve been wanting to encourage imaginative play for Quincy for awhile now, and her recent birthday was good motivation. Then, […]

Packing for BlogHer

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Seeing as I’m leaving TOMORROW, I better get my a$$ in gear and start packing for BlogHer in Chicago. Thanks to Philips AVENT I’ll be headed to the conference to learn, network, and let’s be honest, just have fun! So I’m writing this post for me just as much as I am for you. I […]

Participate in the The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society “Light The Night”

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“Light The Night” is The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s main fundraising event of the year. This hour-long fundraising walk is held at sunset, and participants hold illuminated balloons in the air to “Light The Night”. Cancer affects everyone, whether it is through a friend, family member, co-worker or neighbor. Luckily, through the hard work and […]

Philips AVENT Gift Set Giveaway!

Avent Giveaway

I think I told you all thanks to my AVENTmoms ambassadorship this year I’ll be at BlogHer next week in Chicago. I think i might even see a handful of you at a great breakfast while I am there! So here’s the exciting part! The AVENT team has generously donated a fabulous prize pack including […]