Spooky Fun Halloween Movies to Watch with Kids

Girls in witch costumes

Besides trick or treating, watching some spooky fun Halloween movies with the kids is a favorite for many. Halloween brings a whole new genre of movies, some of which are scarier than others but there are still plenty of spooky fun Halloween movies to watch with the kids. Movies that are spooky but not tooRead more

Things to do in Maine This Fall

Hat with fall leaves and coffee

Maine is a beautiful state to visit no matter what the season may be, but fall in Maine is truly stunning. Whether you want to enjoy the beautiful scenery, or take part in adventurous activities, Maine is a great place to visit during the fall. Visit A State or National Park Baxter State Park is a popular travel destination for thoseRead more

Dear America:

Martin Luther King Jr. Quote

A few years ago while at work, I experienced a coworker being openly racist and derogatory during a political conversation. I just stood there and pretended I wasn’t hearing what was coming out of her mouth. I stood in silence and disbelief. To this day I am ashamed that I didn’t speak up. I don’tRead more

Homeschooling Your Preschooler

Girl doing homeschool activity book

We’ve all been dealt this hand we didn’t ask for, and are now suddenly expected to homeschool our kids due to social distancing. As if many of us needed to add another job title as teacher to our lists. Am I right?! So I thought I’d share some of the things we’ve been using toRead more

Easter Basket Ideas for Girls

Girls Easter Baskets sitting on a set of drawers

I’ve had the girls’ Easter Baskets pretty much ready to go for at least a month, because when I found some of these Easter Basket stuffers, it just made me so excited I couldn’t wait! So I’m sharing some cute, non traditional Easter basket ideas for little girls! I try to include mostly non-candy items,Read more

Potty Training Tips & Tricks

Toddler girl sitting on toilet

Ahh yes, it’s that time! Something that we as moms so look forward to, and absolutely dread all at the same time. The defining moment when your little tot becomes a big kid toddler, and isn’t a baby anymore. Sigh. It really is bittersweet. I feel like this is one of those highly controversial motherhoodRead more