Cooking & Eating · Parenting & Kids

Baseball Birthday Party

A few weeks ago we celebrated our son’s second birthday. My husband and I decided on a baseball theme for his birthday party and agreed we wouldn’t make it as over the top as his first birthday bash with sixty-plus guests. We decided on having an all-American-baseball-barbecue theme for the party, thinking it would be… Continue reading Baseball Birthday Party

Life & Adulting · Parenting & Kids · Style & Fashion

Date Night

My husband and I try to have a date night at least once a month. I think it is very important to spend time with your spouse/significant other, without any children. Don’t get me wrong, we love our son to pieces and love spending time with him, but it is so nice to have an… Continue reading Date Night

Parenting & Kids

Craigslist for Little Tikes

My son is at the age where being outside is the only place he wants to be.  His requests for outside start as soon as he wakes up and sadly, he often cries in the evenings when we have to bring him inside.  My husband and I have been looking at play structures, the new… Continue reading Craigslist for Little Tikes

Life & Adulting · Parenting & Kids

Pump it for Free

Attention anyone who is considering breast pumping or knows someone who is – Congress recently passed a bill making breast pumps a medical device covered for free under insurance plans! I love my friends!  They are so fabulous and frugal.  One of my BFF’s sent me the following email today and I had to share… Continue reading Pump it for Free

Parenting & Kids

Easter Basket Ideas

This is the first year my husband and I are playing Easter Bunny for our son.  We have been talking with him about Easter, hunting for eggs, the Easter Bunny, and have even tried to talk about Jesus, but I don’t think he really got any of it (he isn’t quite 2)! As a parent,… Continue reading Easter Basket Ideas