We’ve been busy lately. Not only have we been adjusting to life with a kindergartener, but we’ve found ourselves hitting the road and getting out of town on the weekends. For any adventure requiring us to be away from home, some level of packing happens. Extra clothes for the boys in case of accidents…L’s Epi-Pen…Snacks. I… Read More Getting Out of Town with Porte Play
Halloween…Christmas…Valentine’s Day…Easter… What were once carefree holidays spark dread in me now that I’m a Food Allergy Mom. I can’t walk into a store and grab just any bag of candy; I have to read labels. I familiarize myself with what is being sold in stores weeks ahead of time so I know which treats… Read More 25 Nut Free Candy Ideas
Disclaimer: I received a complimentary LipSense color and gloss in exchange for this review. All opinions are my own. I’m not a big makeup user, but I have been trying to find a lip product that lasts more than a couple of hours for a while now. It’s a little disappointing when I’ve made up… Read More Does LipSense Live Up to the Hype?
During summer vacation, the boys and I made a habit of going to the library every couple of weeks. They took me by surprise by barely stepping foot on the fiction side of the children’s section. Trying to wander through that section with them was like trying to pull teeth. They had no interest in… Read More Unlikely Books My 3 Year Old Loves
As a parent of a food allergy kid, I’m constantly worrying. Especially when it comes to school. Last year was a learning experience for me. I learned our preschool wouldn’t allow us to keep L’s Epi Pens in his back pack. This meant I still had to carry a set with me to and from… Read More Preschool Food Allergy Kit
To say that G and I have been nervous about kindergarten is a little bit of an understatement. We’ve both been battling anxiety over it for months. Longer, even. We kept busy with our Summer Bucket List and next thing we knew, Kindergarten Orientation day was here. He cried. The teachers led their classes to… Read More Kindergarten: A New Phase