Before I was a parent, I never knew what to do for baby showers or kids birthdays. I still have a hard time figuring out older kids--but I have witnessed what works for babes and toddlers. One brand stands out for us is Melissa & Doug. If you have a toddler coming over, a M&D toy is a sure fire hit. Here are a few of our favorites from the brand.
You knew this was coming, right? A blog with caffeine in the title is going to have a post on coffee makers. I am not picky about how my coffee is made... I don't own a french press or one of those fancy drip coffee makers. I wouldn't mind someone else making that coffee, especially if they are sharing! But I just don't have the time.
We took a weekend trip down to Hilton Head Island and it happened to fall on my birthday. Let me tell you, this was the best birthday weekend for a VERY long time. Granted, the last two birthdays I was either pregnant or breastfeeding/studying for a bar exam... but we had the most amazing weekend. … Continue reading Summer breeze, makes me feel fine
I think every working mom probably feels the same thing: You go through big chunks of time where you're just thinking, "This is impossible -- oh, this is impossible." And then you just keep going and keep going, and you sort of do the impossible." - Tina Fey