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Father’s Day Ideas That Will Make Him Feel Appreciated

Father’s Day Ideas That Will Make Him Feel Appreciated

My dad is the best! He was a very involved father by modern standards much less by 1980’s standards. He got up at 5am to take me to swim practice. He was at every swim meet cheering me on, even if it meant leaving work 

3 Easy Ways to Reduce Food Waste

3 Easy Ways to Reduce Food Waste

One of my biggest pet peeves as a mom is wasted food. This is not a part of motherhood I saw coming! Even though I’ve worked with kids and part of that time included feeding them I didn’t see the full scale of the problem. 

Very Hungry Caterpillar Activities to Celebrate Read Across America Day

Very Hungry Caterpillar Activities to Celebrate Read Across America Day

We love to read at our house! My daughter has always loved books and I have surrounded her with them from birth. She always had books she could explore on her own and I would read to her throughout the day. She will still sit 

Woodland Fairy First Birthday Party Theme for Girls

Woodland Fairy First Birthday Party Theme for Girls

There are two categories of people; those who love to plan and those who don’t. I fall into the first category. I love to plan! Sometimes I almost enjoy it more than the actual event. Planning helps me think through all the possibilities, scenarios, and 

Don’t let the holidays ruin your baby’s sleep

Don’t let the holidays ruin your baby’s sleep

I knew when you brought a new born home sleep would be limited. But, nothing could have prepared me for 9 months of not sleeping through the night while also working full time after returning from maternity leave at 6 weeks. There is a reason 

Host an easy and fun Christmas cookie exchange party

Host an easy and fun Christmas cookie exchange party

This year will mark my 6th annual Christmas cookie exchange. I started the annual tradition as a fun way to connect with friends before the busy holiday season set in, and we ran out of time to get together. I always send out the evite