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Happy 4th Birthday Everett!

This post may contain affiliate links. My youngest baby turns 4 today and I’ve definitely had a good cry over this fact.  We are well beyond infancy, over a year past the last time he nursed, and I can’t recall the last time we was worn in a carrier.  He still says “but I only […]

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I’m struggling here and asking for your input!

This post may contain affiliate links. In a departure from the normal posts on cloth diapers, my house, or my kids I’m going to put out a problem I’ve been struggling with here on the blog.  I would TRULY appreciate honest feedback and because you are the people I make this website for your voice […]

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I’m back from Adult Summer Camp (ABC Kids Expo)

This post may contain affiliate links. I could post a lot of photos of the fabulous new products I saw at ABC Kids Expo but I already did that on Instagram.  Instead, as I adjust once again to my normal life, I’d rather reflect on my week of Summer Camp for Adults (term stolen from […]

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7 Ways Cloth Diapering Changed My Life

This post may contain affiliate links. Without being dramatic I can absolutely say with confidence that cloth diapering changed my life!  That one decision I made while pregnant over 5 years ago has paid dividends for my family and not just because we saved a few thousand dollars over the course of diapering two children. […]

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I’m only in it for the points: FitBit Addiction

This post may contain affiliate links. I’m switching gears here from my usual area of expertise (cloth diapers, cloth diapers, breastfeeding, cloth diapers) and throwing a blog curve ball at you today.  (post contains affiliate links to some of the products I’m using that were all my own purchases, this is not a review or […]

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The Teen in 10B

This post may contain affiliate links. I’m constantly worried that I’m screwing my kids up for life, and not in the good way.  As a child from a dysfunctional home I pride myself in the positives that came from it- like knowing a lot about drug culture (but never trying them because I had the […]

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…and a Kim update too! Family, Fitness, Home, and BlogU

This post may contain affiliate links. No, I’m not making a pregnancy announcement like Lara did yesterday.  However, I realized I haven’t given a good “random stuff” update in a while about my family and our happenings.   The biggest update is that my oldest son is just about to graduate from Pre-K this month […]

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A Special Announcement from Lara and Harper…

This post may contain affiliate links. Harper is growing up so fast, it’s amazing to see her learn new things and figure out puzzles she had no interest in before. She is so talkative and curious, and I love the little adventures we have together. It’s amazing to think she’s already over eighteen months old! […]

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Paycheck to Paycheck

This post may contain affiliate links.   This is according to the film Paycheck to Paycheck, a documentary produced by Maria Shriver with data from the Shriver Report, showing a year in the life of a struggling single mother.  This film aired on HBO and is now available on HBOGo.  I heard about this movie […]

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Babies in Bloom Baby Fest Recap

This post may contain affiliate links. This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending and speaking at the Babies in Bloom Baby Fest in Northern California, about an hour from San Diego.  The entire experience was wonderful and I was having so much fun and living in the moment so intensely that I found […]

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