50 Ideas for the Elf on the Shelf #elfontheshelf

50 Ideas for the Elf on the Shelf It’s that time of year again! It’s time for elf shenanigans! Are you as excited as I am? I may be re-visiting my list from two years ago and I’ll be definitely be coming up with some new ideas. Make sure you follow me on Instagram to […]

Self Care Starts with These Stress-Free Holiday Tips.

Stress-Free Holiday Tips #HealthyLiving #ad #cbias

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SimplyHealthy #CollectiveBias The holidays are a crazy time for many. Growing up, it was really busy for me. A whirlwind of dinners and driving. Way too intense. Now, I’ve instituted self care for myself each holiday with these […]

Taking back my ME TIME.


This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Weave Made Media® and PEOPLE StyleWatch® and Sunset®, but all my opinions are my own. #weavemade #MeTimeMags http://my-disclosur.es/RgFrEH In our house, whine-o-clock doesn’t happen at bedtime. Oh no. Not even close. Sometime between 7:30ish AM and when my alarm on my phone goes […]

Working on our fine motor skills with the best toys!

Family time with Magnatiles #TargetToys #CollectiiveBias #Shop

This toy emporium shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TargetToys #CollectiveBias When I picked up Magnatiles at Target the other day, my intention was give them to Sebby to help his fine motor skills. I know you’re like wait, what?  Hold up a minute… Magnatiles at […]

A visit from Nanni: Things to do with grandparents!


Fun things to do with grandparents start with a goodnight sleep! Thanks to Gymboree for sending us the Gymmies featured in this post. This post may contain  affiliate links, the opinions here are our own. My mom comes to visit about twice a year. She takes the train out from the east coast (a beautiful […]

Back to School Shopping and Awesome Teacher Gifts


I received a gift card from Fruit of the Loom in exchange for writing this blog post. Although this post is sponsored, all opinions are my own. Okay, so I have a confession. This post is really late. I had a serious case of the end of the summer crazies with my kids where nothing […]