8 Month Time Capsule | Aksel | I want to record a few things about Aksel before I completely forget and then he gets upset as an adult
Before each midterm break, Lena's school hosts a "Stay & Play" where parents can come in with younger siblings for a couple hours of themed activities, contests and treats. We got an email asking everyone to make an Easter bonnet for the school competition and since I'm never 100% sure the [...]
For Lena second birthday we rented the local tumble gym for an hour and let the kids run wild. We are blessed to have an amazing community of both friends and family who love Lena as if she was their own. Despite many of them not having young children, everyone came out to watch the birthday girl show off her gymnastics moves.
When it comes to bringing fairy tales to life, the English do it right. Early in July, we loaded up the car with carseats, strollers, picnic baskets and high expectations and set off in search of BeWILDerwood. According to their website, it is "a huge, award winning forest of family [...]
I have a dirty secret: there are days when I don't want to be a stay-at-home mom. Gasp! It's true. Sometimes I miss going to work, being creative and eating lunch with other adults. Feeding, clothing, changing, entertaining, nursing and [insert 8 million other verbs here] a toddler is exhausting at times