This past weekend my mom and I took the girls to a Sunflower fest and it did not disappoint in the slightest. This is a new attraction at the Farm we visited so I didn't know what to expect but luckily it was super kid-friendly and the girls were able to run amok and go … Continue reading SUNFLOWER FIELDS, FOREVER.
On Sunday night I decided to throw the girls in the car and drive the 45 minutes to Saugatuck to watch the Sunset on the beach. The girls were so surprised and we got to enjoy a nearly empty beach while they ran amok. What is it with kids and sand? Mine freakin' LOVE it. … Continue reading TO THE BEACH.
Whew, this Summer is slipping right on by. I always make too big of plans and set expectations so high because I'm a SAHM--almost out of obligation because of the latter. Life's funny that way. For years I dropped Charlie off daily before heading to work, followed by Maisy. For years I had guilt for … Continue reading THE GUILT GOES ON.
Happy 4th of July week, friends! We are officially in the 90's in Michigan and my kids are basically living in the backyard in their swimsuits so this week's menu is un-fussy. I tend to use my slow cooker and Instant Pot more in the Summer than in the colder months because it helps me … Continue reading MEAL PLAN MONDAY
Happy May, friends! I’ll spare you a Justin Timberlake meme and just get to it 😉 With the weather getting a little more consistent (except today—or this week, really—) and me yearning for "free-range-children-season", I have picnics and park hangs on the brain. There's nothing better than letting your kids spill their food outdoors instead … Continue reading PRETTY AS A PICNIC