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Spring is finally beginning to arrive here in Massachusetts and with that comes the excitement of planning day trips to all of my favorite state parks! I’m lucky enough to live in a state that has a little bit of everything, and have visited a number of great state parks throughout the years, and figured … More Top 5 MA State Parks to Visit This Summer
I love peanut butter, super versatile, a good source of protein, what more do you need? We always have peanut butter in the house and for good reason, we use it in our granola bars, on toast, and recently I learned a great way to make cookies out of the tasty spread! This three ingredient … More Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies
Today we’re gonna tackle a quick list of ways to make sure you’re keeping you and your little covered in the Sun! 1. Hats! If you’ve ever tried to put a sun hat on a baby you can relate to the struggle, but the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends a wide brimmed hat to protect … More Sun Safety!
Recently I was on the hunt for some good article ideas to switch up the content of the blog, and one idea that seemed to really stick out was an article capturing what your work space looked like, and it got me thinking about the evolution of my work spaces over the years and figured … More What’s a Desk? The Evolution of My Work Space.
For today’s post we’re taking a small side journey away from parenting and delving a bit into some self reflection! Sit back and enjoy my ramblings and feel free to join in with your own! “I am nobody, who are you? Are you a nobody too?” These are the opening lines to an Emily Dickinson … More I Am Nobody: A Reflection Piece
To celebrate the fourth of July we started a new tradition of baking cookies for breakfast! This may seem odd, but given we have been in a heat wave for the past week, and have been binging a slew of baking shows, it seemed fitting to kick off a day of independence with some home … More Five Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookies
Who doesn’t love granola bars? The chewy chocolatey goodness that brings me back to second grade snack time, I love the convenience of a quick healthy snack option on the run! That being said, the waste created with buying a box of individually wrapped bars, plus the cost since we’d blow through a box in … More Budget Snacks: Homemade Granola Cups
We recently celebrated little mans birthday, and being the spoiled baby boy that he is, he made out like a bandit in the toy department. As grateful as I always am for the kindness and generosity of our family and friends there is one thing I will never get used to, toys that make noise. … More Why Am I Allowed to Parent Part Five: The Battery Theif
Well this past week kind of kicked my butt, but I found my second wind at about 10pm last night and am ready to tackle this week head on! I’ve realized three things so far 1. It’s a heat wave and I’m lazy 2. I need to stop catastrophizing and get things done and 3. … More Make it Happen Monday: Week 1 Reflection Post.
Alright a few of you may have noticed over the past few months or so the blog has been bustling significantly more than this time last year. This time last year I posted maybe twice a month, but now I post atleast twice a week. This mama has decided to step up her game and … More New England Mama Giveaway!
There is nothing better than finding a song that calms your baby down when they’re hysterical and luckily (or unluckily for my husband) for our little man that song is Africa by Toto. If you aren’t familiar, Africa is a classic 80’s hit by the band Toto, and has a catchy chorus that I’ve loved … More An Ode to Africa by Toto