DIY Date Night Jar to Spice Up Your Marriage

After giving birth to my 2nd baby, we were stuck inside for a few weeks and just trying to make it to nap time and bed time every day. It was exhausting in the beginning, but we finally got on a good routine and the days are much easier now. …

21 Genius Tips to Being Home with a Newborn and a Toddler

I recently became a mom to two children 14 months apart. Needless to say, life just got a little more hectic. I had a few weeks at home with my husband so we could adjust to life being parents of two, but now that I’m on my own, I needed …

Naughty & Nice Coupon Book For Your Spouse

Let’s be honest, once you have kids, you probably have lost a bit of that romance & sexual spontaneity. Most of the days I’m covered in spit up and still wearing my pajamas when my husband gets home from work. I don’t quite feel sexy nor do we even have …

How I Made the Decision to Become a Stay at Home Mom

Ever since my husband and I were just dating, we talked about having a family with a few kids and me staying home with them. Of course this just seemed like a dream, but I was hoping that it could some day become reality. When the time finally came to …

Effective Ways to Keep Your Toddler Entertained in the Car

Long car rides can be brutal with an energetic toddler who isn’t thrilled  about being strapped down.  My daughter used to fall asleep as soon as we put her in the seat, up until she was about 11 months old.  Now at 16 months, she needs to be constantly entertained …

Guide to Packing a Diaper Bag Like a Pro

The diaper bag is a mom’s personal survival kit and will also double as your everyday purse. It has to go everywhere with us so you’re not going to want to carry a separate purse with you, as well. That’s why we want it to be stylish, versatile, spacious, and comfortable. …

How to Get Your Home Toddler-Ready

There’s a huge difference from that little baby we used to have who could barely sit up and just reaches for things to the energetic firecracker of a toddler whose goal is to explore each and every inch of our home while leaving a disaster in her tracks.  Our 1 …

How to Save Money This Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us (and starting even earlier year after year) and it’s time to start shopping for our loved ones.  It’s the time where you want to show your love with thoughtfulness and generosity through gift giving, but of course that comes with hefty price tags. It …

Unique Gift Ideas For Men – Under $35

Some of the hardest people to shop for on your list are probably the men. They are just tough to know what to get for and they won’t give you a straight answer when you ask. As much as I love the holiday season and the joy it seems to …

How to Give Toddler Attention With A New Baby

I am now a mom of 2, including a newborn and a 14 month old. The craziness has officially begun and I can definitely understand how 2 under 2 can be a nightmare.  While it is manageable when my husband is home because we are not outnumbered, being by myself …