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  • CREATING a FAIRY GARDEN

    Here’s the beauty of a fairy garden: You really can’t mess it up. (Leah’s tried.) Your toddler can basically be in charge of what they do with it and there’s minimal…

  • POOL GEAR for KIDS & MOM

    Summer’s in full swing, it’s hotter than h-e-double-hockey-stick outside and everyone’s at the pool. The girls would swim all day everyday if I had the energy to prevent a toddler from…

  • ESTES PARK 2017

    Last week we went to Estes Park– the first time flying with both girls– and it was beautiful. Exhausting, but oh so beautiful. The weather was a perfect high of 70…

  • THE PERFECT MOTHERS’ DAY GIFT with CASE STATION

    Thanks for everyone’s input on the last post regarding our family travels. Since then, we decided that the trip to Estes next month seemed more appealing to fly 1 hr as opposed to…

  • 5 KID YOGA POSES with JoBea Kids

    We might not always stick to a schedule around here, but we’ve got our morning routine down: The girls wake up by 6:30, we play and eat, then send Daddy off with…

  • MIDWEEK VIBES + FUN FINDS

    Over half way to the weekend and that’s definitely a reason to celebrate. It’s been meltdown city over here because Derek’s been traveling. And Leah wanted to play with Mya’s stuffed dog.…

  • GEOCACHING with MY GNOME ON THE ROAM

    Back in high school, Derek and his two brothers started a tradition whenever they went to Colorado to camp and hike: they took a troll and once they reached the top…

  • PICNIC READY with PLANETBOX

    Let’s be totally real here and admit that kids “helping” you cook isn’t helping you at all. Doing twice as many dishes and prepping a meal at half the pace isn’t…

  • WEEKEND VIBES + SWIMZIP GIVEAWAY!

    Our little life is getting a whole lot more active with Leah on the move. Derek puts it into the perfect visual: You know in the movie “Step Brothers,” where Will…

  • 4 FAVORITE PRESSURE COOKER MEALS

    Who would’ve thought that one of my favorite gifts received in the past couple years is a kitchen appliance– a pressure cooker. I guess that means I’m all grown up now. Or…

  • WEEKEND FAVORITES | HOT WATER EDITION

    Well that weekend went by entirely too fast. My Dad came in with an under cabinet water heater (this one in case you’re in the market) and I couldn’t say I knew what…