Motherhood · Parenting

They Hear it All

This quote has been etched in my mind since I first read it.  We don’t think about the power behind the words we use with our kids until we are looking back in hindsight. Since I read this quote, I try to make it a point to be more patient and explain myself more openly… Continue reading They Hear it All

Parenting · Tips

7 Fun Ideas to Keep Kids Busy

Here I am…back in my creative mode! It has been a while with me being in my bubble. I am finally ready to get back and give in to my bits of creativity.  First things first, today is the first day of me being home from work with both kids. Both kids with a million… Continue reading 7 Fun Ideas to Keep Kids Busy

Parenting · Tips

Crafts with the Kiddies: Leprechaun Trap

Ava was given an assignment at school to build a leprechaun trap. I had to listen to her talking about this trap for a whole week! 7 whole days of hearing this kid talk about the supplies she needed and the ideas she had for this trap. I just knew that we had to participate… Continue reading Crafts with the Kiddies: Leprechaun Trap

Parenting · Tips

Introducing Solid Foods

One thing I didn’t put much thought into with having a second child was the transition to her eating real food. All I knew was that I would breastfeed her until she chose to stop. I told myself that I would be that parent with a 10-year-old still breastfeeding since I planned for Nori to… Continue reading Introducing Solid Foods

Parenting

My Little Fish

My baby is almost swimming! I am so proud of her for overcoming her initial fears and enjoying learning to swim. Ava has always loved the water. She would always want to go to beaches and play in the waves, but when it came to fully submerging herself in water, it was a big no-no.… Continue reading My Little Fish