Welcome Scary Mommy Visitors! A Look At My Life Now…

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Welcome Scary Mommy visitors! See, I told you I blog about much happier things! Life really is SO much better now. I can’t begin to even express how thankful I am for the way life turned out. I believe everything happens for a reason. Out of something terrible came two beautiful blessings, ages 14 and […]

50 Family Movies That We Love

50 family movies that we love

We love to have family movie nights. We pick out a movie that we can all agree on (or at least most of us), I treat my family to candy and popcorn and we snuggle up on the couch, put in a movie, and just enjoy being together. It can be challenging at times to […]

Free to be adventurous with all free clear

all free clear free to be adventurous

If you have kids you know just how messy they are. They’re always covered in something… dirt, food, some sticky unknown substance. With my first child I was constantly paranoid about the mess but by child number two I realized that kids need the freedom to explore and to be creative, and they can’t always […]

Win 3 Months of Next Issue! (Giveaway Ends 5/27 at noon)

enter giveaway to win Next Issue for 3 months free

I was gifted with a trial of my own while at the Mom 2.0 conference but all opinions expressed here are my own. Today’s awesome giveaway is sponsored by Next Issue. Don’t think I went to Mom 2.0 and didn’t bring home any goodies for you! Next Issue was one of the gracious sponsors of […]

Why my son has gone crazy for LEGO play

Building a LEGO house with classic building bricks

My son found a new love. It came in the form of 221 pieces inside of a cute yellow box thanks to the LEGO lounge while I was at Mom 2.0 Summit. He’s always liked LEGO building sets but now that he’s 8 and understands the directions on his own without my help, he is […]