So, I don’t know about you, but I’m in complete denial about my kids starting school in a couple weeks (and what’s up Costco, Halloween costumes already?!?) If only I could add on an extra month to the summer holiday, nevertheless, back-to-school season is just around the corner. Here are the top 5 items TheBoy … More Top 5 Kindergarten Essentials
If you have a child and if you have an iPad, it’s safe to say that at some point, both have met. When my boys first discovered my iPad, I had made sure to not only download educational apps, but many Bible apps as well. The boys, who are now 4 and 2, love reading … More [Family Friday] Our 3 Favourite Bible Apps
It’s that time of the year again, March Break! This will be the first time I have three kiddos at home with me, all day, for the entire week. Am I excited? Yes! Am I freaking out? You bet! So, I thought it would be smart to compile a list of inexpensive activity ideas to … More [Family Friday] Activity Ideas for March Break
Holding up a drawing he had made at school that morning, TheBoy asked me to put it somewhere special so it wouldn’t get lost. “Don’t lose it, Mommy. I want to keep it forever.” If only he knew how much of his stuff I had already been saving. Shortly after TheBoy was born, I was … More [Family Friday] Emails to my Kids: Digital Love Letters
As a parent, I know how difficult it is to get kids to eat their vegetables, especially the green ones. When I came across this spinach smoothie recipe that supposedly DID NOT taste like spinach, I was skeptical but also rather… intrigued. I mean, who wouldn’t be? Not only is this recipe … More [[Family Fridays]] A Green Smoothie your family will love!
…the newest member of the family, our precious LittleMan, born on October 8th @ 9:11am, weighing 7lbs10oz. I admit, his arrival has erased all memories of the crazy heartburn and nausea that plagued me for the entire 10 months of pregnancy and I’m so thankful he’s here with us now. Life with a newborn … More [[Family Fridays]] Introducing….
My oldest son, TheBoy, started Junior Kindergarten this week and I found myself asking him the same question everyday on the car ride home, “How was school?”. To which I would get the bored response: “OK.” To be fair, it is TheBoy’s first year at school and spending six hours of his day … More [[Family Friday]] Questions to ask instead of “How was school?”
This past weekend, we took the boys out on a nice walking/stroller trail about an hour’s drive from our house. And the boys loved it! There’s something about being outside that really energizes me (the boys already have an overabundance of energy but it helped that they could scream and run to their hearts desire … More [[Family Fridays]] A fun family activity
Literally. A couple weeks ago I took my boys out to a splashpad near our house. I have always enjoyed taking them there because it’s the one place the boys can run around and scream, while letting off some crazy energy, as I sit and rest on a nearby park bench. Or so I thought. … More [[family fridays]] getting down and dirty…
Hello Friends, It’s Friday (!!!), and a long and busy week it’s been for us in our household. My sister-in-law had a darling baby boy a week ago so TheHubby and I had a glimpse into what having three kiddos was like as we babysat our niece along with our two boys. It was fun, albeit … More [[ Family Fridays ]]