Crayola experience

This past Christmas we asked everyone to hold back on giving toys as a gift for Kaylee. Instead we came up with a list of places that Kaylee would like to go. Everyone was able to buy her a ticket for one of these places. Uncle Kenny and aunt Lauren bought her an annual pass…

A handful of love DIY

I have an obsession with the girls handprints and footprints! I can show you hundreds of things to do with them. I have Kaylee’s first finger (body) painting she’s ever done (she was 2) framed like it’s a $100,000.00 famous artist who did it (actually it’s more special to me when it’s the girls art,…

Valentine’s Day arts and craft gifts

There’s nothing that preserves childhood memories of our kids the way arts and crafts do. So we are constantly doing arts and crafts. I hoard them away in a scrap book and box I have for Kaylee , and now one for Olivia. Any time a holiday rolls around we make gifts for everyone from…

Are we teaching them or are they teaching us?

I can’t really describe the feeling the moment Kaylee blew my mind (not the typical Kayleeisms that makes you ask “what did you just say”type of blow my mind moment). This was different. It was a moment that had many different emotions for me. So It was Monday, the type of Monday we wait for…

Hi I’m Steve!

Here’s my introduction, I’m Steve. I’m not a writer, and my browsing history doesn’t lie- “20 ways to kill your writer’s block forever” “10 ways to get rid of writer’s block Right Now” and “6 tips for getting rid of writer’s block”. With that out of the way, I am a dad to two very…

Hi I’m Gina!

I decided to start this adventure because parenting has changed me a lot. But who doesn’t it change? Yea my a** got bigger, boobs (I never had these suckers and I wont miss them when they go), hormonal changes ( what a joy!) and a million other physical things. But I became a parent before…

The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining us! This blog is for you! All the parents who wonder if anyone really has all their S**T  together! The answer is NO! And that’s OK. My name is Gina I am the mother of an amazing 6 month old little girl Olivia, and Stepmother (I really hate that title it just…