Need some tips for stress-free holiday travel? Okay, maybe stress-free is overstating things a bit, but how about making this a little bit less stressful this holiday travel season? Yes, sounds good to me too. Here are a few ideas on how to make holiday travel less stressful.
Sarah Braesch lives in the D.C. metro area with her husband, boy/girl twins and two very loud cats. Sarah blogs at Sarah and the Goon Squad, Draft Day Suit and various other places. Her confessional blog, Sarah and the Goon Squad, documents the everyday life of raising a family in a way that is both empathetic and hysterical.
Why is it always so hard to find a good gift for the grandparents? My parents (you know, my children’s grandparents) are absolutely impossible to shop for. They have everything they need and neither of them are into trinkets or jewelry or perfume or gadgets. Same thing with my in-laws. If you add in the MORE »
Stress free holiday shopping with kids- what? Stop laughing. It could happen. Sort of. How about stress free-er holiday shopping with kids? Will you accept that? It is possible, but it takes work, planning ahead and flexibility. Don’t believe me? Try these things: Shop Early Don’t take your kids to the mall between Thanksgiving and MORE »
Somebody asked me today if I would put my toddler on a leash. You’re damn right I would.
This morning I was looking for a picture of myself with my children and I didn’t have one. I have been with these two people pretty much every single day for eight years and I don’t have a picture of the three of us.