How to beat the boredom blues with tweens for the summer

Simple ideas to keep the kids from being bored this summer with an easy DIY project. … More How to beat the boredom blues with tweens for the summer

School’s out for summer!

The school year is over and I’m so proud of everything my girls accomplished. Look out summer, here we come! … More School’s out for summer!

Thrill Seekers

We are trying to squeeze as much as we can out of the last bits of summer. That means Friday nights we try our best to take the kids to Canada’s Wonderland, where the lines are drastically shorter, and in some cases non-existent. I don’t know what we were thinking earlier in the year, but … More Thrill Seekers

Three weeks & three minutes

While summer is officially here, and school is out for the Little Bird; daycare is not yet quite done for the Little Mouse. And she’s not too happy about that. Every morning, as I’m getting ready, she walks into the bathroom and asks in this little hopeful voice, “where am I going today, mommy?” And … More Three weeks & three minutes

Music Monday: Lean On

Summer is meant for rolling the car windows down, and pumping the tunes. My kids love it when we put the music up and drive, wind flowing through their hair. It’s cute to watch. The Little Bird loves when a “mix” is on the radio, when the DJ does a set of songs that blend … More Music Monday: Lean On