I put together a week’s worth of kid-approved after-school snacks, which also make great snacks for summer afternoons! During the few weeks I was between jobs I kept Peanut home with me for a bit, and we would pick Pumpkin at the end of the school day (rather than send her to after care as we do when I’m working)…. View Post
So, I started a new job this week (more to come on that soon). With the new job, I wanted to add a few new items to my work wardrobe to mark the occasion. Check out some of the things I picked up below! And for those of you wondering, “Aren’t these clothes a bit warm for summer in Arizona?”… View Post
Peanut, our second born, can be a handful. She prods the dogs, annoys her big sister, is resistant to any consequence we try to invoke to get her behavior on track, still frequently wakes up in the middle of the night, and often floods the sink when washing her hands. But despite all that, I kind of want to be… View Post
Everything takes longer when you’re in a hurry. Spend a little bit of time on these tasks before bed to give yourself a stress-free (or at least lower-stress) morning. All photos courtesy Cindy Urtuzuastegui Photography. A few months ago, my friend Orsi of How I Adult invited me to join in a 30-day challenge. I could challenge myself to do anything… View Post
My kids probably have their photos taken more than many others. Here are a few things we’ve learned on surviving a photo shoot with kids!