We’re still on board the love of trains train and recently I came up with a quick little craft requiring minimal materials and little mess! This craft can be improvised with whatever paper you have on hand, get recycling and use old newspaper or sales flyers for some extra cool train cars! Whatever you do … More Create a Train Craft
Being as this blog is titled “New England Mama” it will come as no surprise that I descend from a large line of Patriots fans. Not being able to stay awake for the game however, I was rooting for the boys none the less. Thankfully my rowdy yet well meaning neighbors woke up the entire … More New England Mama’s take on the Super Bowl
It’s the day before Thanksgiving and you have six million things to do with six million little hands pulling at you in every direction, well not that many but I’m sure you can relate. Have no fear I’ve rounded up five sensory play ideas sure to be a hit with the littles using a staple … More Cranberry Bog Sensory Play
As a parent, it can be difficult to try and pursue your pre-baby dreams. Life happens, you go from two to three and suddenly everything you’ve ever wanted to accomplish has been sidelined in order to care for the tiny human you created. It can be difficult to transition back into your goal oriented mindset, … More The Mom-Life Balance: Goals Edition
Happy Little Trees … More Bob Ross Appreciation Post
It’s Monday, and we could all use a little bit of positivity to kick start our week, so here’s a round up of ten quotes to combat that Monday morning slump! 1. “Nothing is impossible the word itself says ‘I’m Possible” Audrey Hepburn 2. “It is our choices that show us what we truly are … More 10 Quotes to Beat the Monday Morning Slump
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