For so long, you and I have looked forward to these early days in middle school with a mixture of excitement and trepidation. As your mama, it feels like I was just in middle school a few months ago. I’m pretty sure I graduated from high school last week, and sending you to kindergarten? […]
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When I would start dating someone, it was inevitable that people would ask, “When are you getting married?” Then, once I was married, people started asking, “When are you going to have a baby?” I logically expected the next question to be, “When are you going to have another?” Much to my surprise, that wasn’t […]
Believe me… I am well-aware that this is a VERY sensitive topic and I am contemplating backing out on sharing this as I type. I was born and bred here in Oklahoma and know how deeply passionate the people are about religion, and those who do not believe are few and far between. This is […]
Has eclipse mania swept through your house? Do you want to make sure you and your kids can view the event without damaging your eyes? Stop trying to find those glasses because they are loooooonnnnngggg gone! Instead, you can make a sun projector with everyday items around your home for pennies on the dollar! Remember, […]
Some of my fondest memories from childhood are running through the neighborhood on those extra steamy summer evenings playing night games with all of the other kids from the hood. It truly is a magical time for children and is such a great opportunity for parents to get to engage & interact with their kiddos. […]
Five years ago, I became “mama” to a sweet little pink bundle. She has grown into a smart and kind big sister who loves to dance and make us laugh. Sometimes, I look at her and see my sweet little baby, but more days than not, I see her long legs and pony tail and […]
I was four years and two children into my motherhood journey when I read five little words that changed my entire outlook. I came across them in a Facebook thread in a local mamas group. A newly postpartum mother had poured her heart out into a post about her struggle with PPD and the guilt […]
The 4th of July is such a magical celebration pumped full of family fun and community events galore. I have compiled a list of some of the best events in Oklahoma City and the surrounding metro so you and your families can take full advantage of this holiday and make some memories that will last […]
A few things happened all in the same week that made me decide I want to share my perspective on screen time. A delivery guy at work stopped me to tell me he sure hopes I don’t let me kids use screens. Side note: I work in an office, not around kids. I’m not sure […]
Both of my kids have summer birthdays. That combined with Father’s Day, July 4th, and juggling a big extended family is causing me to have celebrations on the brain. My 4 year old son recently and unknowingly reminded me why we keep our holidays and birthdays simple: because right now we can. Learning the Hard […]
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