The Secret to our Baby’s Good Sleep

Jack and Neve were not great sleepers when they were babies. It took swaddling, pacifiers, rockers, swings and being positioned jussssst right for them to go down for naps and we were lucky if they…

Sometimes I’m the Mom Who Gets Annoyed at Her Kids for Just Being Kids

Recently I was finding myself starting a lot of sentences with, “I just…” I just vacuumed the living room and the monster truck is now being used to crush goldfish crackers into the carpet…

Coconut Macaroons

I absolutely love macaroons. Not to be confused with French Macarons. I like those too but these babies are chock full of coconut and a heck of a lot easier to make than macarons.  Coconut…

8 Realizations You’ll Have After Getting Your First Mini Van

It’s been a few months since joining the mini van club. It’s sleek. It’s spacious. It’s honestly everything I dreamed it would be. But there are a…

Chili for a Crowd

One of the things I look forward to every year is making our giant pot of chili. We made it for the first time for Jack’s first birthday and have made it an…