Gift of Giving Experiences

Vacation Experience

When we think of holiday gift-giving, most of us think of tangible items. Toys, electronics, clothes, gift cards, these are all things that many of us unwrap or give as a gift. While going to the store and browsing through all the possible gift options can be so much fun around the holidays, what if […]

Christmas Chaos.

Christmas Tree and Toddler

It’s December. Officially the Christmas/Holiday season. Your pre-kid self would have been stress-free and embraced the buying of gifts, holiday parties, social gatherings, and endless hours watching Hallmark Christmas movies. But that was then and this is now. Times have changed haven’t they? We’re only a few days into the month and you’re already stressed […]

Thanksgiving Photo Ideas for Your Little One

We all want to indulge in the holidays as they roll around, which is why a Thanksgiving photoshoot is such a popular idea. Photos for any occasion are a great way to document your kiddo in each stage of their life, so why not add a little holiday spin? Holiday photos are adorable for not […]

Preparing For A New Baby

Boy playing

Whether you’re expecting your first child or a seasoned parent, every new baby brings excitement and challenges. There are many things to do to get ready for bringing home your baby — and it’s easy to overlook important steps. Consider this your checklist for bringing baby home. Clothing Choose clothes for your baby, but keep […]

6 Simple and Easy Last-Minute Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween Costumes

Halloween is such a fun time for a parent and their little one. They get to dress up, collect some candy, and have adorable photos for years to come. While Halloween is a blast, sometimes time can get away from you and you find yourself scrambling to find a costume for your kiddo at the […]

Dads of Daughters

Dad and daughters

After we had our second daughter we had so many people ask us: “Will you try for a boy?”. First of all – we weren’t even thinking about having another baby, never mind what gender we’d prefer. Our lives were full and our hearts were fuller. After things settled down a bit, the comments starting […]

The second baby.

the second baby

Pregnancy with your first baby is new and exciting. You’re not sure what to expect, or how to feel. You’ve had friends with horrible pregnancies and friends with perfect ones. You hope to be the latter, but who knows? As time progresses with your pregnancy, you spend all of your extra time researching and planning. […]

A Christmas Experience.

Mother and her girls

As we get deeper into the holiday season, it seems like we’re reaching deeper into our pockets. Actually, it doesn’t SEEM that way, it IS that way. Sure, the season is about giving and we all want to find the perfect gifts for our loved ones but it’s time we take a step back. Especially when it […]

Life Changes.

Mom snuggling with baby

Although this title references a really great Thomas Rhett song, it also references the realm of becoming a parent. Life changes. And boy does it change. Remember being a kid and being totally indestructible? Like nothing in the world could hurt you or scare you? Ok that was probably a long time ago – but […]

Mother’s Day

Mother Nursing

As Mother’s Day approaches we’d like to step back and appreciate so many of the different mom-types we know and love.  Mom. It’s a simple 3-letter word yet encapsulates so much. A 3-letter word that categorizes millions of people that are so drastically different, yet all connected by one common thread: our children. There’s the […]

Because Potty Training has to happen.

Potty Trainer

TGIF! Any parents out there planning on potty training this weekend? I’m sure you’ve heard of all sorts of methods, and they all work differently for each child. Here are a few that are tried and true and are definitely worth a deeper look: 1. Watch and Wait. This requires attention. A whole lot of […]