Toddler Wedding Survival Guide

Both of my brothers are getting married this summer. This past weekend was the first of the two weddings my 18 month old daughter attended with the role of a flower girl. She was more of an honorary flower girl because I held her at the altar the entire time (I was a bridesmaid). My …

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Stereotyping my Parents? (Journalwithme#6)

This week's topic enters into a very personal topic for me: my family. The question asks: If you were to place your family and friends into stereotypical roles, what roles would they be assigned and why? It is going to be hard to decide exactly who fits where, because stereotyping is not always the easiest …

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My Travel Bucket List (Journalwithme#5)

I wish I was pals with Aladdin in real life. My ultimate goal is to visit every continent before I die. As amazing as that would be, unless I won the lottery or invented something that made millions, it's pretty unattainable. Slowly, ever so slowly, I have started traveling and reaching new places. There are …

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8 Ways to Entertain your Children For Free This Summer!

School's out for the summer! If your children aren't enrolled in daycare or summer camp, it may be hard to find activities to entertain your children that won't break the bank. There are tons of fun play places and locations that will entertain your children for hours (but cost money!). Below is a list of …

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How I Chose my Daughter’s Name (Journalwithme#3)

This week's journal question is: "What names are you considering for your children? Are you wanting to have children? If you have children, what names did you choose for them and why?" When my husband and I discovered we were having a baby girl, my mind was flooded with a thousand names. Names I had …

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