For years my kiddos wore mostly Children’s Place and Gymboree clothes. And they still wear a lot of it because we can occasionally get really good deals. Oh, and because Mammy buys them a ton of beautiful clothes from there. I'm always thankful for whatever we're given. Gifted clothes are the best clothes. But there are… Continue reading Mommy Review Monday: Garanimals Play Clothes
I was fortunate enough to be invited to attend a training and pheasant hunt in Utah with Makita this weekend. It was a great time and I got to learn a ton about the Makita tools we carry. I'm still constantly amazed that they have soooo many battery operated tools available. A few of the… Continue reading Makita Training and Pheasant Hunting in Utah
Here's a few more from our family vacation that Garen took. Like I said, we all had a great time. The kids are leaving to go to their Joe Daddy's today for a couple of weeks and, man, oh man, am I going to miss these smiling faces! Check out last week's Photo Friday and… Continue reading Photo Friday: But Wait, There’s More
Every single birthday my kids celebrate seems to come faster and faster. Time truly does fly when you're having fun. My sassy little princess, Anna Beth, turned 6 on Friday. She got a "big girl" bike and took her best friend to see the new Beauty and the Beast at the movies. Do you see… Continue reading And just like that…She’s Six!
Anna asked for an ice cream maker for Christmas. She saw one in the toy section at Target one day but I knew my patience would not allow for us to make ice cream "Easy Bake" style (although she did get an Easy Bake oven for Christmas). So, I decided to go with a "real"… Continue reading Mommy Review Monday: CuisinartICE-30R Pure Indulgence Frozen Yogurt Sorbet & Ice Cream Maker
Will and Anna are fortunate enough to have two immediate families and four sets of extended families to celebrate with each holiday season. That's a lot of Christmas fun for kids...and for us parents to orchestrate. Part of the coordination is out of our hands. Joe Daddy and I share the holiday break. One parent… Continue reading Adventures with Four: Enjoying a Blended Family Christmas
Have I ever mentioned that I am the queen of procrastination? Well, they say the first step to recovery is admitting you have a problem. So I'll admit it: I wait until the last minute sometimes. Disclaimer: I did buy the almost all gifts early, mostly thanks to Amazon. Wrapping...now that's a whole other story.… Continue reading Last Minute Gifting: Family Movie Night