Children Fun

I met Alison, owner of PetitMail,  a few months back on Instagram. She was looking for preschool aged children to join a pen pal experiment. I thought this would be a perfect opportunity for Madelyn to connect with another child the old fashion way! Not often do my children receive mail so this was a… Read More

July 2, 2015

What is summer without popsicles? What do you do when your children are asking for some but you do not have any in the freezer? You make your own! It was time to put the popsicle mold that I bought a year ago to good use. It was a simple one that I found at… Read More

You know we all have done it when we were younger. The moment after a nice rain storm. As the clouds part and the sun begins to shine. The left over rain sparkling outside. The big puddles calling your name. Jump, splash, repeat. Yesterday we had a wonderful storm pass through. It was about 20… Read More

As a stay at home mom and a photography enthusiast, I am often looking on Instagram for inspiration to make life easier and more enjoyable. Whether it is recipes, craft projects, or mini photo shoots, Instagram is a wonderful tool to use in seeking fun things for me and the girls to do. One day I came… Read More

January 28, 2015

Oh how I loathe thee… Stuffed animal collection. Oh yes they are quite cute and cuddly until you realize you have enough for 1000 children. There is a moment where I think to myself, how did we get so many? I can not even remember the last time I bought a stuffed animal. I truly… Read More

January 14, 2015

When you give the girls a cardboard box there imaginations begin to run wild. “Race car” one shouts. “Castle” the other chimes in. Pirate ship, ballroom floor, spaceship! Oh the ideas and thoughts are endless. But once momma pulls out their hand puppets, they know exactly what we should do! A puppet show!! So we… Read More

There are not many times where the girls play together in peace. There are many attempts of interaction but those are quickly squashed by yelling, screaming, and fighting. So it is always such a beautiful sight to see when both girls decide to play with no quarrels! This time they decided to play dress-up. They… Read More