Menu Planning Monday #142

Welcome to another Menu Planning Monday! Here I try to plan out healthy, EASY meals that will get me in and out of that kitchen as quickly as possible while still keeping our palettes satisfied. We had a wonderful Mother’s Day playing at the beach and stuffing our faces with so much food. In fact, the […]

The Power of an Apology

For as long as I can remember, I have never been one to hold a grudge. I like to resolve things as quickly as possible because I can’t stand the thought of someone being upset with me and I don’t like being upset with others, either. I will even oftentimes apologize, even when I am […]

Menu Planning Monday #141

Welcome to another Menu Planning Monday! Here I try to plan out healthy, EASY meals that will get me in and out of that kitchen as quickly as possible while still keeping our palettes satisfied. Last week, a friend of mine, Angela, made a request for this week’s Menu Planning Monday and I was so […]

An Unforgettable Family Night out with Cirque Du Soleil’s ‘Crystal’

As our kids get older, their interests become more apparent and it’s really quite fun seeing what each of them are into. Some of these interests stay for only a short time, but some stay for the long-haul and it’s intriguing to see which ones fall into which category. For our daughter, ice skating and […]

Menu Planning Monday #140

Welcome to another Menu Planning Monday! Here I try to plan out healthy, EASY meals that will get me in and out of that kitchen as quickly as possible while still keeping our palettes satisfied. So much has happened in less than a week! Last Monday I shared how we were heading to San Diego, […]

Our Master Bathroom Makeover Plans

Happy Friday, friends! So right this very minute my husband and I were supposed to be stretched out in beach chairs soaking up the rays in San Diego. Sounds amazing, right? We had this little getaway planned for a while now and were getting so excited for it, but after checking the weather only five […]

Menu Planning Monday #139

Welcome to another Menu Planning Monday! Here I try to plan out healthy, EASY meals that will get me in and out of that kitchen as quickly as possible while still keeping our palettes satisfied. Have you been to San Diego recently?! If so, see below and help me out! Monday Un-stuffed Cabbage Bowls Big […]

The 25+ Best Tips That Made Our Legoland Trip a Success

We recently got back from a fantastic trip to San Diego (you can read all about our tips HERE) and one of the highlights for our kiddos (and actually, for us parents, too) was our time at Legoland! I really didn’t know what to expect from this place as I hadn’t heard of many of our […]

Menu Planning Monday #138

Welcome to another Menu Planning Monday! Here I try to plan out healthy, EASY meals that will get me in and out of that kitchen as quickly as possible while still keeping our palettes satisfied. Is anyone else experiencing the longest stint of dreary weather like we are? WHERE ARE YOU SUNSHINE?! Well, hopefully these […]

What to Bring, Where to Stay and What to Do for a Great San Diego Family Vacation

For the last two years, we have taken our big kids on a little vacation that focuses on them. Since Franklin arrived, their wants and needs have at times taken a backseat to their baby brother, so a trip focusing on them has been important to us in making sure we do.  With the help […]