Scheduling & Routines

I’m one of those moms who believe children (and people in general) need a routine. We just tend to function better. In being a therapist previously, I have seen first hand how building a routine can be quite helpful in ones environment, achievement, and over-all health. I’m not saying that everyone needs to be strict…

How to: Chalkboard

Making a chalkboard is easier than I thought it would be. I decided a chalkboard was a great idea to put up against the wall… seeing how McKinley will soon be drawing on them anyways. You have options. You can buy chalkboard paint (and it comes in different colors) or chalkboard spray-paint.  There is no…

We learn we can…

It’s crucial to set goals. We learn vital information about ourselves when we do. We learn to push ourselves, we learn we can, we learn our strengths, we also, learn our limitations and boundaries. Goal setting is a healthy way to stay organized and give balance to your life; Whether it’s balance between work and…

First Play Date

McKinley had her first play date! YAY! I’ve been dying to get her out and meet some other babies & children. It’s hard sometimes. The hours go by fast. Diaper changes, eating, toys, cleaning, eating, napping… it’s this cycle. I’m seriously like one of those rats in the wheel. Just goin’ through the motions ya’ll….