A Conversation With a 3-Year-Old Rex

I heard his little voice call out “mom?” He was up from his nap. A very, very short nap. We had spent the morning shopping and he fell asleep on the way home. I got…

2013 Recap

Most of you are probably holding champagne, anxiously waiting the ball drop, confetti prepped in-hand. Me? I’m wrapping up this post with my favorite three people snoring next to me after our fun-filled day of…

Summer Highlights of a Mom in GIFs

In the last couple months we mamas have been reacting to this Huff Post article Why I Regret Being a Stay-At-Home Mom, then this follow-up article about the women of the Opt-Out generation. And we kept adding fuel…

Three Littles & Their Grandparents

If you know Shawn’s mom, you know that she is the quintessential grandma always prepared with a wallet full of pictures of her family. Whereas I’m terrible about actually printing pictures out, her walls are covered…

Our New Playground

We’ve officially been Maryland-ites for a month. Rolling into town there was an air of excitement and adventure. So many new things to do and see. This first month marks a long list of to dos…