Get Toys off Your Floor and on the Wall

As many of you know, Will has a tiny bedroom (with no closet!).  His room is only 9' x 11', and we try to find all the ways we can get toys in his room that don't take up a lot of space.  I have two awesome toys to tell you about. The ONLY wall safe, wall mountable die-cast vehicle track sets available! Named 2011 Boy Toy and Innovative Toy of the Year, … [Read more...]

My Favorite Graduation

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Yes, it's that time of year -- Graduations!  For me, one of the best graduations I attended was this one: Yes.  That would be Madison's kindergarden graduation.  It was cute.  It was touching.  Bill took off work, and even his mom came!  Her classmates sang, I think, something like 10 songs for us. They were all well behaved and did awesome.  Even … [Read more...]

Celebrating Mother’s Day

With Mother's Day right around the corner, it is time to start thinking about what the best advice my mom ever gave to me about parenting.  I know right away what that is.  My mom always says "if you don't stick up for your kids, no one will".  And that is so true.  My kids (3 and 7) are too small to fend for themselves, and if I am not their advocate who … [Read more...]