Pumpkin Bars: Improvised!

So this one time (a.k.a. This Morning)…. I was all like “I NEED SOMETHING SWEET TO EAT!” And there was nothing. Nothing sweet in my house At All ....more

Sponsored Post: ViaCord, Cerebral Palsy, and Possibilities

On Tuesday, September 23 I was able to attend an educational event sponsored by ViaCord to learn more about cord blood and tissue banking. I think most Moms (and Dads!) can say they have heard of cord blood banking at this point. It's kind of out there in the common discussions of "Things To Consider" during pregnancy, which is a pretty extensive list these days! You can see cord blood banking ads in most pregnancy magazines and baby related websites. But I think for most people the awareness that it is a "possibility" to bank cord blood stops there....more

Sponsored Post: ViaCord, Cerebral Palsy & Possibilities

On Tuesday, September 23 I was able to attend an educational event sponsored by ViaCord to learn more about cord blood and tissue banking. I think most Moms (and Dads!) can say they have heard of cord blood banking at this point. It’s kind of out there in the common discussions of “Things To Consider” during pregnancy, which is a pretty extensive list these days! ...more

You’ve Been BOO’ed!

This might be one of my favorite Halloween ideas. Ever. A few days ago we found a bucket of goodies on our doorstep along with this: Basically the rules are you have two days to pass it forward and BOO two of your neighbors with a small bucket full of whatever fall goodies you choose! ...more

Loving A Soldier Blog: 4 Must-Do Halloween Pins!

Today you can find a post written by little ol’ me at the Loving a Soldier Blog as part of the Army Wife Network. I put together 4 Halloween pins that I intend to complete this October. I have a tendency to pin, pin, PIN! ...more

Making Major

Today was a Big Day. Today, Dean was promoted to Major! When I look back at our ten years of marriage and this crazy army life we’ve led, I have a lot of thoughts and feelings that are difficult to convey ....more

Mamarazzi Monday: Insta-Weekend!

This weekend went by TOO FAST. Like, officially, offically. Way ....more

Insta-Weekend and Any Questions?

Well this week went by entirely too fast. I started my last foreverandalwaysneveragaingoingbacktoschoolnomatterwhat clinical rotation Thursday. Which meant getting up early and driving really far, but it also means I am working with the fabulous Dr ....more

Slaying Memory Box Demons

You know that scene in Indiana Jones, where they open the Ark and the spirits all fly out and melt everyone’s faces who look at it? I have had a similar problem. I’ve been carrying these “Memory Boxes” around for…..10-15 years ....more

Mamarazzi Monday: Insta-Weekend

I used to follow a blog that did a regular “Mamarazzi Monday” link up. We all love sharing pictures of our kids, after all! Eventually she stopped hosting the link up, and that made me kinda sad ....more