Math Fun for FREE with this Online Resource for Grades 1 and 2 – #UMIGO

School has been a real struggle in our house this year. Our first grader, Colin, was diagnosed with a learning difference one year ago and is getting lots of reading and math intervention at school. He made amazing progress over the school year, but we have been really worrying about how to prevent … [Read more...]

Share a Coke for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is always a fun day to honor Dad for all he does and show him how much we appreciate him. Every year, the kids have a blast planning a special day just for him! It’s so sweet how they put so much thought into his favorite things (and sometimes, what they think his “favorite things” … [Read more...]

Grad Gift Ideas: Kate Spade Items Under $50

Just in time for graduation season, we have some adorable gifts from Kate Spade. And all of them are for under $50!   Kate Spade Thermal Coffee Mug -- $14.00 Kate Spade Wellesley Passport Holder -- $47.49 Kate Spade Fairmont Card Case -- $48.00 Kate Spade Warm Heart Coffee … [Read more...]

Honoring my Mom Tribe with March of Dimes

This year around Mother's Day, I'm honoring my tribe. Who is in your Mom Tribe? My tribe is vital to my survival as a mom and as a woman. I juggle my three kids, my husband, my home, my work, my blog, my dog, my volunteering, my family… and its nearly impossible to juggle all of that by myself. Like … [Read more...]

This Mother’s Day #CelebrateEveryMom with ProFlowers

Moms have a big job. And they don't do it alone. I have three kids and without the help and support I receive daily, I'd never make it! I juggle my kids, my husband, my home, my work, my blog, my dog, my volunteering... and its nearly impossible to juggle all of that by myself. Like many lucky women … [Read more...]

Help babies become what they’re born to be with March of Dimes

March of Dimes is a cause near and dear to my heart. Not only did I have two premies of my own,  but I also have a nephew who was born 6 weeks early weighing only 5lb 4oz! At delivery they found James' cord had a tight knot in it and was wrapped around his neck and he had no amniotic fluid. He was … [Read more...]

CAUSEBOX: a box of social good

Meet my newest love: CAUSEBOX. All over my Facebook feed, I see friends who subscribe to different boxes - for clothes, jewelry, kids crafts and whathaveyou. I've held out so far. I love to shop, so the idea of someone shopping for me isn't a draw. But then I learned about CAUSEBOX and I … [Read more...]

ATC Favorite: Alison Storry Handmade Jewelry

Alison Storry is the most free-spirited chic mom you've never heard of. She has traveled the world from South Asia to South America, drawing inspiration from nature and her travels and transferring it to her beautiful bohemian pieces. Each item is breathtakingly unique as she uses natural stones … [Read more...]

Last-Minute Gifts for Your Girls

The perfect stocking stuffer or Secret Santa gift can be a head-scratcher, especially with so many pricier options rearing their heads this season. For a reasonably priced gift in a pinch, I like to stick with small accessories, cosmetics, and treats. A little glitter never hurt, especially if … [Read more...]