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Thank you to my sister, Lauren, for writing this guest post sharing about her weight loss and healthy venture – feel free to leave a comment below if you have any questions for her. These photos and this post are extremely hard for me to share, but I’m doing it [...] Read More....

February 20, 2018 By Lindsay | 1 Comment

Snow days have a whole new meaning as an adult – as a kid, there was nothing better – snow days meant sledding, snowmen, hot cocoa, and time with friends. When I was a teacher, I’d think, SCORE! A free day for planning, grading, or Netflix binging. But now, Snow [...] Read More....

February 9, 2018 By Lindsay | 8 Comments

Dear Grandpa, Everyone thinks their grandpa is the best, and that’s really nice and everything, but the truth is, mine actually was the best. You were the actual best grandpa, great grandfather, dad, neighbor, worker, and friend. You’re the man everyone aspires to be, the one great character every reader [...] Read More....

January 29, 2018 By Lindsay | 2 Comments

My dearest Olive, Today you are one, and there’s so much I want to remember about this most incredible year of our lives – I say ours, because it’s not just me who you have this effect on, it’s everyone you meet and even people you’ve never met. You see, [...] Read More....

January 25, 2018 By Lindsay | 6 Comments

This post contains affiliate links – that means at no cost to you, I’ll receive a tiny commission on items purchased through my blog. Thanks for your support! Whether you’re searching for birthday gifts for your own kids or are attending a birthday party or holiday for kiddos, I have [...] Read More....

January 15, 2018 By Lindsay | 1 Comment

Whether you and your kiddos are feeling stir crazy in the icy winter months or don’t want to brave the rain, snow, or summer heat, it’s best to have an arsenal of fun indoor activities for kids. Check out these mom and kid-approved activities for when you’re cooped up inside [...] Read More....

January 4, 2018 By Lindsay | 4 Comments

This post has been sponsored by WalMart & Parent’s Choice though all opinions are my own. I’m a mom on-the-go, and aren’t we all? If it wasn’t for my bag, I would probably lose my mind. I work out of the home part-time, so between leaving my house, going to [...] Read More....

December 21, 2017 By Lindsay | 2 Comments

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #nothinglikeahug #CollectiveBias When my husband and I bought our second home, we loved the charm and character of the 1920’s home with modern upgrades, as someone bought it to flip. However, with two [...] Read More....

December 1, 2017 By Lindsay | 1 Comment

When I think about the holidays growing up, I remember the magic. My mom, notorious for her decorating and hosting skills, never made the holidays feel stressful, whether hosting an elegant dinner for our immediate family on Christmas Eve or 80 people for a Winter White holiday extravaganza. As an [...] Read More....

November 27, 2017 By Lindsay | 3 Comments

In the last year, so much has happened – your tiny bundle of joy has turned into a curious little monkey, crawling, walking, and exploring during all waking moments. You want to get the right toys that are developmentally appropriate, that challenge the brain and motor functions and bonus if [...] Read More....

November 9, 2017 By Lindsay | 2 Comments

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