Family

Family life and relationships.
From dating to marriage, from pregnancy to
parenting and everything in between.

Parenting Like Lorelai: 16 Ways to be a Gilmore-Mom

The Gilmore Girls have been a household name among women since the year 2000 - nearly 17 years! And while many people have spent a good amount of time picking apart the parenting style of Lorelai Gilmore, I...
How to Raise a Reader + the Importance of Reading

How to Raise a Reader – with FREE Books!

 Why Reading Matters Do you like to read? We sure do! It's one of our favorite guilty pleasures, as mamas. We don't always get the time to ourselves to read a good book, but when we do, it's magic. Even if you don't really enjoy reading, there's no denying...

30+ Kids Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Are you struggling to figure out what to get your little ones this Valentine’s Day? You don’t want to go overboard (Christmas has barely passed!) but you also want to remind them of how much you love them. N...

Crafting with the Kids: DIY Edible Water Beads

Before Christmas last year, I was asking K about her wish list. One of the toys she asked for was… Orbeez! Have you guys seen these things? Like, whaaaaat? Krista saw a YouTube video of a couple kids (...

11 Things Parents Want to Tell Childfree Friends

Having children changes your entire life! Every aspect is altered, and your whole world is now focused on these little ones. Of course, that doesn't mean we stop caring about friends! It also doesn't mean we only hang out with other moms. But is does mean that...

Littles Afraid of the Dark? ~ DIY Night Light Lanterns

My daughter is always asking to sleep in Mommy's bed. I'm not sure if she's truly afraid of the dark, or just wants a warm body to snuggle up to. Either way, we try to negate the sleeping-with-mommy argument by...

Unique Advent Calendar: 25 Days of Christmas Reading

It's December! Which means it's now acceptable to focus on Christmas and Holiday-related EVERYTHING! We started the month off right by decorating for the holidays. Tree, snowmen, glittery pine cones---the work...

Thanksgiving Giveaway!!! ~ A Thank You to Our Mama Readers <3

This month has been a doozy for a lot of people in America, I imagine. With the 2016 Elections now over, it's time to look forward to Thanksgiving! While a lot of people have a hard time celebrating this holiday because of how poorly our country treated Nativ...

The Truth About Colic

When I first became a mom, I was in heaven. I had found my true calling---to love this tiny human being with my entire heart and self. My entire life revolved around her, and I could not have found a more ful...

Crafting with the Kids: Painting with… Nail Polish??

My daughter K's softball season is officially over! Woohoo! It's not that I hate softball, I'm just so excited to have my Saturdays back (for now)--mainly because Saturdays are the perfect time for family craft...