Category Archives: parenting

Where are my reality cameras?

Tweet Is it crazy that I want to be in a reality show? Not one for television. I just want to have one for my own personal use. Here’s the reason. I feel like it’s hitting me more and more that my babies are growing up  way too fast. I don’t want to forget a…

When Your Fish Comes From the Carnival…

Tweet It all started so simple. As a family, we have to do 15 service hours with my sons school. There are many opportunities to volunteer and fulfill those hours. My husband volunteered a few weeks ago when they had food truck night. This weekend was my turn. I volunteered to help out with the…

Potty Training Journey : Numero Dos

Tweet It’s a milestone that I look forward to and at the same time, it stresses me out. Potty training.  My son is almost five years old so, of course, I’ve been down this road before. The problem is, I don’t remember a whole lot about it. Did I just block it out? Maybe. LOL!…

Tall Girls Rock

Tweet It’s becoming more and more apparent to me that I have some pretty tall kids. My son is an inch or two shy of 4ft. He’ll be 5 in November. My daughter had her 2 year old check up recently and we found out that she is 3ft even. Both of them are almost…

Six Things I’m Going to Miss About Summer

Tweet Six things I’m going to miss about Summer? I sat staring at this question for a while. I couldn’t think of many things I’m going to miss about summer. The only thing that came to mind are the adventures I’ve been able to take with my babies. Having them all to myself has been…

First Day Jitters

Tweet Sometimes we’re ready for the stuff that comes our way. At other times we have to get ready. My first baby started elementary school yesterday. I had so much anxiety about it all. I was totally nervous about him fitting in, making friends and all of that.  Preschool was one thing but this…this is…

Story time with a Garden View

Tweet This summer, has been interesting. I have, for the first time, been at home with both of my babies pretty much full time. That has led to us really being a little unit. I love that. It has also led to me being in constant planning mode with finding things for us to do….

I Been Eating

Tweet I’ve been eating, I’ve been eating I feel chunky when them carbs get into me I’ve been snacking, I’ve been snacking Can’t keep my hands off the carbs I gotta eat it – na na (sung to Drunk in Love – Beyonce) So here’s where being home goes wrong. I have gained five pounds…

The School Blues

Tweet Just over four years ago, I gave birth to my first child. Recently, I toured yet another school that could be his elementary school. As I walked around the campus, I was a little bit overwhelmed. So much so that I didn’t take pictures. That’s saying a lot. As a blogger, I take pictures…

Style Hunter Kids : School Holiday Kids Activities

Tweet I don’t know that I’ve even mentioned it here but, I write weekly for a site based in Australia. It’s called Style Hunter Kids. Today, I’m sharing my latest post for the site here. Ch-ch-check it out! My son recently had a day out of school for a public holiday. Whenever he’s home for…