Bad Morning

I know there are a ton of people out there who think a stay at home moms life is simple and easy.  I wish.  Here's a snapshot of my morning -- First, Bill overslept by a lot (like over an hour) and he has a meeting this morning.  We are in the process of potty training Madison overnight, and she had an accident.  Will also woke up and wanted to fed at that … [Read more...]

Potty Training

I have forgotten to mention that we are potty training Madison overnight now.  It started, because Bill thought I put a diaper on her and I thought he did it.  In last week, she has only had one accident overnight.  Of course, I just bought a new package of overnight diapers, but what are you going to do?  I am hoping that she continues to do this well. … [Read more...]


I know, great title for a post. Here's the deal though. Since Madison was seventh months old, she has had pooping issues. We were actually doing semi-good with it (meaning she would actually poop every 2 - 3 days). Then we started potty training, and it has completely gone downhill since. I have tried everything anybody has said to try. Our current … [Read more...]


I am afraid to move. We have been fighting all night to get Madison to bed. It is now 11 and I don't hear anything. However, that does not mean that she is sleeping. Any little noise and she may wake up. Rough day today. Don't feel good. Really tired. I know, why am I up at 11 if I am tired. Cuz somebody won't go to bed. We were doing really … [Read more...]

Make the holidays feel warmer with SOL ALPACA

Oh, the weather outside is frightful here in Chicago. It feels like we went from barely fall to the deep depths of winter. Depending on where you live here in Illinois determines the amount of snow you got this last weekend. I got several inches, but further north got up to a foot! If you […]

Help With Asurion

This post was sponsored by Asurion as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. It is hard to believe that I’ll be shopping for Christmas at the end of this week.  (yes, I am one of those crazy black Friday shoppers!).  This is the time of year we buy our loved ones gadgets and […]

Samsung Galaxy Note5 #SprintMom

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Want the perfect gift for under the tree this holiday season?  The Samsung Galaxy Note5 should definitely be on your list of gifts this […]

Put Your Heart Into It with Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann #GoodDinoEvent

If you want to talk to 2 people who love their jobs, you have to talk to Screenwriter Meg LaFauve and Story Supervisor Kelsey Mann. It is pretty amazing what goes into making a movie and talking to Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann brings us back to the beginning. They are there from the start […]