Toddlers are the most simple, yet mind baffling creatures on the planet. They really don’t need a whole lot to survive and yet they believe that they need, own and deserve EVERYTHING IN THE UNIVERSE… most specifically whatever you’re eating, sitting on and looking at. Just today at lunch, I was having a few green MORE »
Over the years my own parents have developed their own ways of congratulating big and little accomplishments in my own life and while it may seem that society only acknowledges a few major life events, I can speak from personal experience that with all of the technology at our fingertips and in our homes there are more ways than ever to be creative and thoughtful in everything from congratulations to condolences.
One of the best things I ever did for my marriage was go on a cruise. There’s terrible reception in the middle of the ocean, and even if you insisted on having access to the Internet, it would cost you a small fortune. Once we left port I turned my phone off and didn’t turn MORE »
If Vivi were capable of understanding or using the word hate, these would be her major complaints against us — her terrible, terrible parents.
Toddler is this magical age where nothing quite makes sense. Toddlers still don’t fully understand how the world works, and parents have yet to figure out anything consistent about toddlers. I’m essentially in the danger zone of parenting. Personal or embarrassing things that go on at home are just as likely to come up in MORE »
Can we just clear away all the judgment from the air for a minute and have a little heart-to-heart? You see, I read Brian’s post, “The Secret Emotional Life of Stay-at-Home Parents,” and the punch in the face didn’t come from the absolute truth he spoke about in his post (because dude, brilliant) but from MORE »
Perhaps you’re like me and live for validation and praise from your partner. However, if you do get the full dose of validation and praise from your partner then that is where our similarities end. You see, I married a man who shows his love through hard work, which is super comforting and safe, but MORE »
My opinion on Disney music hasn’t changed in over two decades — I still think it’s the best and can sing along to almost any Disney song ever written. I always bought soundtracks the day they came out and managed to get my hands on every Disney compilation ever produced. For the longest time, I MORE »
Sometimes the words of another can encompass everything we've been feeling, here are 16 quotes about depression that put sadness in a beautiful light.
When Disney Infinity was first released, one of the biggest complaints I had was the lack of female characters. Now that Infinity has been out for several months, there are now eight strong female characters including Ana and Elsa from Frozen and our family’s favorite princess — Rapunzel. Through the month of February, Disney will be MORE »
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