Life & Style, Mommyhood, Scouted

SEE YOU, SEPTEMBER

What a month.  What. A. Month.  We said goodbye to summer, sent our 5 year old to Kindergarten, and celebrated 9 years of marriage.  It seems like this month went by in a whirlwind of packed lunches and car shuttling.  In between the chaos we hiked walked leisurely in the woods, snuck in a trip ...

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Local Corner, Mommyhood

TEACHING THE VALUE OF A DOLLAR…

Out of all the things we teach them, I'm finding the 'value of a dollar lesson' one of the hardest.  Not just the meaning behind it (Hubby: "We are going to stop taking you out to eat if you don't stop wasting food."  Me: "Mommy and Daddy work really hard to earn money and buy you ...

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Local Corner, Mommyhood, Scouted

WHO NEEDS A NEW CARSEAT?

September means pumpkin spice lattes, football, cooler nights, earlier bedtimes, back to routines, pumpkin spice lattes.  Oh wait, I already mentioned that.  (I was the first customer to purchase one at my local Starbucks on September 1st.  I'm probably wayy too proud of myself for that accomplishment.) Did you also know September is Baby Safety Awareness ...

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Mommyhood

ONE OF THOSE DAYS…

It's not easy, being Mom.  Sometimes you just wanna ask yourself "W.T.F.?" Kindergarten started last week and you've poured over every baby picture imaginable on your computer and ran out of tissues. Dance, Gymnastics, and Swimming started back up which means you've traded in your summer afternoon latte pick-me-ups for a quick drive to the gas station ...

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