Gift Ideas for Preschool Boys

gift ideas for preschool boys

Preschool boys are so much fun, even when they’re being loud and boisterous. I’ve gathered my gift ideas for preschool boys – perfect for Christmas, Hanukkah, birthdays and more! (These toys,games and books are best suited for boys ages 3-8, but your mileage may vary. My twins are six, and would welcome any of the […]

10 Things I’ve Learned While Homeschooling Twin Boys

homeschooling twin boys

I don’t make it a secret that I was a very reluctant homeschooling mother. When my husband mentioned homeschooling eight years ago, I thought he was a crackpot. Thank goodness I listened to him. As we begin to wrap up our second year of homeschooling, I’m amazed at how much my children have learned. Even […]

10 Toys Twin Boys Can’t Destroy

boy proof toys

In our house, toys better be sturdy to stand up to two rough and tumble boys. For the past five years, these are the toys that have passed the test of my twin boys. 1. Little Tikes Cozy Coupe I’ve had one of these in my house for the past fifteen years or so. My […]

10 Things I Wished I’d Known About Breastfeeding


Looking back on my years as a mother, I’ve gotten a lot smarter over the years. My younger children have reaped the benefit of my experience. If I had known even half of what I know now, I would have been a much better mother to Abigail. One of the steepest learning curves as a […]

Makes My Monday: No Harm, No Foul

If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen this picture on Friday. I’m not entirely sure what happened. I was in the bedroom, when I heard a crash. (not uncommon in my house) Adam came running out of the kitchen …. “Momma, I so sorry. I broke the glass.” I walked into the […]