So this year I had in mind this amazing Valentine’s Day photo session with my husband and kids. I had seen the outfits I wanted to get for all of us, I pinned a million ideas on Pinterest, I had a location in mind, I had spoken to our photographer, everything was super ready! Well,… Read More GALENTINE’S DAY
I’ve mentioned before that we’ve been building a house, and I wanted to share some of the details here. Until we found this opportunity we didn’t think we’d be able to afford a house, much less a new build. But we realized that if we were willing to move out just a little bit farther,… Read More LOT #14: OUR NEW HOME
*This topic is intended to bring awareness about a subject that affects thousands of mothers around the world, and we must take it seriously. What is Mom Shaming ? The act of criticizing or degrading a mother for her parenting choices because they differ from the choices the shamer would make. (Source: theurbandictionary.com) The fact… Read More HOW TO DEAL WITH MOM SHAMING
Prior to the Christmas break, Logan and I went over an introduction to shapes. With brainstorming, Pinterest and Preschool workbooks, I put together a lesson plan to explain what shapes are, what they look like, and where to commonly find them. Here are some of the activities and crafts we did: * He drove his… Read More Home Schooling Adventures Part 2
I had a really hard time writing this post, just because I’m kind of private when it comes to my marriage, I mean its not something you can talk to a lot of people about but, I want to be as transparent as I can with my journey as a wife and as a mother… Read More 7 WAYS TO FIND BALANCE BETWEEN MARRIAGE AND KIDS
Remember when I wrote about the co-op school? Yeah, well we decided to go in a different direction. I don’t have anything against it, but Logan was having separation anxiety during the parent education class, and disliked having to get up early and immediately go somewhere. Needless to say we had poor attendance. So I… Read More HOME SCHOOLING ADVENTURES: PART 1
Once when Logan and I were at the mall, a couple of ladies in the elevator pointed out Logan’s doll and laughed that he had one. A few weeks ago, we had a contractor working in our home. He saw our son, but asked if we had a daughter as well because we have a… Read More TOYS: BEYOND THE PINK AND BLUE
A couple of weeks ago my husband and I sat down to talk about our new life as parents of 2 children and our game plan for this new adventure. We have no family in LA (they’re back in our home country), so we decided I was going to have a new job 🙂 I… Read More STAY AT HOME MOM DIARIES: HOW TO AVOID BURNING OUT
Ahem. Before today i was actually trying to come up with some super amazing topic to write about on the blog. And it was today at the mall while my toddler was screaming “mommy i need to go potty now” and had my infant in my arms nursing that i said: OMG! I need… Read More Tips to survive Holiday shopping with kids!
First let me start by saying you’re not alone in this!! To me this has been confusing and draining!! A few weeks ago i started noticing what it looked like a “white spot” in my now 3 month old baby boy gum. He wouldn’t stop crying, only wanted to be held and barely napped during the… Read More Natural Teething Remedies for Desperate mothers like ME!