5 things to think about in advance of a family vacation

Things to do in advance of a family vacation

We have a family vacation coming up in August. (We’re headed down to Universal in Florida – SQUEE!!) Even though we’re a little less than a month out, I’m already trying to think ahead and figure out what needs to happen BEFORE our trip. Here’s my list of things to think about BEFORE you’re walking… [Read More]

Good Parents Leave Their Kids Behind


Good parents leave their children behind. BAM! How does that sit with you? Whether it be for a night, a long weekend, or for an entire week, good parents leave their children behind. They do it regularly. They do it with confidence. Good parents leave their children behind knowing that everything will be okay while… [Read More]

Wordless Wednesday: Lake Waukewan

Ahhhh, vacation!  Everything about it was amazing.  We had such a great time.  The kids were behaved.  The weather was fabulous (mostly).  I would have liked at least one more sunny day, but it wasn’t 100 degrees so I can’t really complain. Here’s a peek into the fun we had. These are all SOOC, not… [Read More]

Top signs your vacation is over

Other titles include: Back to Reality, When Reality Slaps You in the Face and How You Know Your Life is Not a Vacation. We had a lovely time in New Hampshire…really magical. And I will tell you all about it later this week when I get all caught up on my rest. I am literally… [Read More]

Weekly Appreciations

I haven’t done one of these in a few weeks and felt it was due.  Lots of stuff is going right in my life right now, so figure it’s a great time to say THANK YOU to the universe. What am I thankful for this week? 1) VACATION.  Seriously dudes, I am taking ALL of… [Read More]