Science with Kids at the GLSC!

Science with Kids at the GLSC!

Recently, the Great Lakes Science Center invited me and the fam to come and explore their new exhibit, MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition. We had never been there so it was a real treat for us! At first I was skeptical at what a science center could offer someone of Stella’s age (four), but I was […]

Things To Do When You’re Stranded at the Airport

Things To Do When You’re Stranded at the Airport

You’ve been looking forward to that family vacation for months, you got the whole gang packed up (which only took a week itself) and you’ve finally made it to the airport. You couldn’t be more ready to kiss this winter weather goodbye and slather on the SPF, right? Well mother nature has different plans. If […]

This PB2 and Cacao Shake is to die for!

This PB2 and Cacao Shake is to die for!

I’m passionate about food. Maybe it’s my Italian roots, but when I find a food I enjoy AND that’s healthy for me, I can’t get enough.  And it’s happened again with this peanut butter, chocolate smoothie. Don’t forget to roll over the pictures to Pin them up Now, when I say peanut butter and chocolate, […]

Why Gym Clothes are the New Hip Clothes

Why Gym Clothes are the New Hip Clothes

I love fashion! That being said, I’ll occasionally post about trends in clothing. And I’ve been super excited because I love the direction fashion is moving in and I never thought I’d say that about 90s-inspired clothing. Come on, did you think any of us would be wearing fluorescent colors and bodysuits again? But can we just […]

How to Find the Right Babysitter

How to Find the Right Babysitter

Finding the right sitter is tough. If you’re not surrounded by family that is willing to help out, you’ll have to rely on friends or babysitters. But finding the right one is essential for two reasons: the first is obvious. Your little darlings can’t be watched by just anyone, they need to feel safe. And […]

4 Ways to Meet Other Couples

4 Ways to Meet Other Couples

With a new year comes a clean slate. A chance to improve upon the old you. Perhaps this means meeting some new people and trying new things this year. Either way, read on for tips to get out there with yo’ spouse Because we’ve moved a couple times since getting married, making couple-friends (ya know, […]

Homemade Popsicles for Every Occasion

Homemade Popsicles for Every Occasion

Hi All,Sometimes you try products and you’re like, “eh, cool.” Other times, you’re floored and can’t wait to get to the computer to tell everyone the good news. Today is one of those days. Zoku sent me theirQuick Pop Maker and lemme tell ya- brilliant.We recently decided that homemade popsicles was one of our new summer obsessions […]

When Did We Start Hating the Mirror?

When Did We Start Hating the Mirror?

I watch my little Stella and I’m in awe; she’s confident, giggly and dancing replaces walking almost automatically.The simplest things bring her joy and the mirror is one of them. With two (yes, two- judge me) full-length mirrors in our house, she’s singing, talking and dancing for herself. Any chance she has to get in […]