Field of Buttercups

The kids love playing on our hillside covered in buttercups. Picking flowers, laying in the meadow, and making me little mini bouquets. The joys of spring!

Jennifer Garner’s Casual Classy Mommy Style

Here’s the scoop on Jennifer Garner’s outfit during the Frigidaire Save the Children Snack Time event that Mackenzie and I recently attended. Jennifer looked stunning in what I’d label as casual but a very classy outfit for Mom. She’s wearing a J Mendel top, Vince jacket, 7 For All Mankind jeans, Melissa Joy Manning ring, and Kara […]

My Moment with Jennifer Garner

Here’s the inside scoop! Wow. I’m still feeling overwhelmed after my “perfect” day in New York City yesterday for my up close meeting with Jennifer Garner. She was as lovely as she is beautiful. A total gem, genuine, and very down to earth. So why the fabulous event? Jennifer Garner has teamed up with Frigidaire […]

Formerly Obsessed with Jennifer Garner & Alias

Truth be told. To those who know me well, my Alias “fan status” is no secret. I  think I was probably one of the most devoted fans out there.  It is still my favorite show of all time. I wasn’t a certified obsessed fan or anything crazy,  but I really was like a missionary for […]

Car Wash Fun!

Do you let your kids splash around in the hose or wash the car? My kids get so much joy out of  the simplest pleasures  – like washing the car.  And not just our cars, but especially all their toy cars too. On warm days, they love to splash in the hose,  squirt each other, […]

The Pillow Pets Commercial

What’s up with the Pillow Pets? Are your kids totally enchanted with this product? Given our $16 cable package we assumed we did not get Sprout TV and thus missed out on the Pillow Pet phenomenon last year. Randomly, a month ago we discovered the Sprout channel when we were reprogramming our TV stations. The […]

Julianne Moore Makes a Difference

Julianne Moore kicked off the Connect Kids to Care program with the Children’s Health Fund and Clorox on Monday. The actress and mother of 2 young children is passionate about helping kids healthcare. She says, “through Connect Kids to Care, we have the opportunity to change the status quo. All it takes is the click of […]

Will you read Kate Gosselin's new book?

Last week, Kate Gosselin’s latest book hit stores. Will you read it?  It’s titled, ” I Just Want You to Know: Letters to my Kids on Love, Faith, and Family.”  

The Cedar Cottage Playhouse by Backyard Discovery

Take a video tour of our new playhouse! The house that Dad built……. Our new cedar cottage from Backyard Discovery is totally charming and the cedar smell is wonderful.  The kids adore it and are most fascinated with the door – playing knock knock again and again. 4 yr old Kenzie is also captivated by […]

Thumb Sucking Remedy

Here’s Gwenyth Paltrow’s daughter, Apple sucking her thumb years ago.  My son Kyle is a cute little huge thumb sucker too. He’s almost 2.5. Lately, he’s been sucking his thumb so much that his poor little thumb is totally chapped and beat up looking. How will I break him of this habit? When did your […]