I do not know if it is a second baby thing, a girl thing, or if I am finally being punished for something awful I did in my dreams but this toddler is wild. Terrible twos may be the death of me. Edith Lucille is inching towards her third year and she’s doing it with […]
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My husband and I have a slew of holidays and anniversaries that we acknowledge but, Valentines Day is not one we really celebrate in a romantic way. Valentines Day is for the kids and here is the reason: My husband and I started dating on January 1, 2010. We were inseparable from the start and […]
Am I crazy? I know it is not even Halloween yet but I am already super jazzed about Christmas, yes I said “jazzed” I say things like that sometimes, get over it. The cookies, the festivities, the lights, the hustle and bustle, I LOVE it all. For me it is truly the most wonderful […]
From the moment we found out we were having our second child, I had wonderful ideas in my head of how smoothly this pregnancy would go. After all, I had a relatively easy pregnancy with my first son, and all pregnancies are the same, right? WRONG. From about six weeks on, this pregnancy has been […]
As I was gearing up for my morning session of Prenatal Yoga Booty Ballet, I was filled with dreams of a relaxing workout, one where I am one with my body, and channeling my inner goddess. Sounds great, right? What could possibly go wrong? Oh, that’s right – my preschooler was home, and Yoga Booty […]
Motherhood is so bizarre. Can we be good moms but sometimes selfish? Can we be good partners while drowning in the day to day tasks? Am I doing any of this right? Help! I’m feeling so refreshed after a 3 day getaway with my husband. We went to Mobile and New Orleans to celebrate […]
Back to school is approaching and this year is going to be pretty tough as my youngest baby is off to school for the first time. While I am so excited for him, my heart is breaking as “Back to School” quickly approaches. For the last three years it has been the two of […]
When we started the adoption process the first time (in 2017), everyone came out of the woodworks. You know, the “OMG! My cousin’s, sister’s, brother and his wife adopted, too!” It’s like when you get pregnant, you’re all the sudden part of a new club. The Mom Club. And everyone gives you all their non-solicited […]
My son is five and has a muscle disorder, which has caused significant delays in his muscle development and overall strength. When looking for equipment like car seats, there is always the concern that even if a seat is age-appropriate for him, it may not give him enough support.
Spring is in the air, which around here means the event calendar is filling up quickly! There’s lots to do in our little beach towns as the season picks up, and Easter is no exception. From Egg Hunts to Beach Services, we figured the least we could do is get them all in one spot […]
We’ve created this Destin 30A Photographer Guide to introduce you to some of our favorite local photographers, and highlight what they do best. We hope this resource saves you from a long tedious internet search, and helps you find the right photographer for the job!
I’m not going to lie, I have never really considered myself a bargain shopper which is super unfortunate for my husband, huh? But if the adoption process as taught me anything, it’s how to pinch a penny. If your toddler is anything like my threenager, ya gotta have a plan. Alas, I bring to you: Fun […]