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  • Favorite Beach Products

    Growing up in Virginia Beach, going to the beach quickly became my favorite thing to do. Fast forward to life with kids and going to the beach is ...
  • Gift Ideas for 2-Year-Olds

    Payton just turned 2 and Graham is about to turn 2 so we thought we'd round up some of our favorite gift ideas for 2-Year-Olds! Balance Bike - Once...
  • Online Workout Roundup

    We're well into week 2 of social distancing and daily workouts have been a sanity saver! I'm missing the gym (mostly for the childcare!), but I am ...
  • 6 Activities for Toddler Travel

    No one is better at scouring Amazon than a mom who is about to fly solo with her toddler. I recently made the trek down to Florida with our reside...
  • Last Minute "EASY" Valentine's for Preschool

    My son's school is pretty anti-treats so I decided to err on the side of caution this year and go for non-candy valentine's for his preschool. I d...
  • The Best Pants for Tall Skinny Toddlers

    My son has been nearly off the chart in height and in the lowest percentiles for weight since he was 2 so I'm constantly on the hunt for pants that...
  • Surviving the Transition from 1 to 2 Kids

    Now that I'm almost 2 years into this being a mom of 2 gig, I thought I'd put together a list of the tips and tricks that helped me survive the ch...
  • Winter Must-Haves

      Winter has basically arrived in Chicago (on October 31st...what a kick to the gut) which has caused the typical mom-panic of "OMG, nothing from l...
  • Our Favorite Holiday Pajamas

    Halloween is past and it’s officially HOLIDAY SEASON!! Even if you wait until after Thanksgiving to really get into the holiday spirit, now is the...
  • 5 Tips for the First Week of Potty Training

    Potty training can feel so scary but we've come up with our top 5 tips for surviving potty training!
  • 5 Instagram Accounts to Follow Now

    We all know the internet can be the best and worst place for moms. One minute you're celebrating a friend's pregnancy announcement and the next yo...
  • Last Minute Halloween Costumes for Kids

    Confession--I am the queen of Pinteresting Halloween costumes in the middle of the summer then waiting until two weeks before Halloween to actuall...