Full Babyproofing Mode

May 16, 2022
We are constantly babyproofing and learning with our kids about what we can do to ensure that they are safe within our own home. It is challenging, and we cannot prevent all trips and falls, but we can protect them in other ways.

The Hardest and Best Parts of Parenting

September 21, 2020
Being a parent is awesome but it definitely has challenges. I want to share with you the hardest parts of parenting and the best parts of parenting. First off, let me give you some background.

The Positive Side of Quarantine

September 7, 2020
I think we can agree that life before quarantine was busy, at least my life was that way. Family life is demanding and well there is not a lot of time to do it all. Quarantine has made everyone slow down.

Family Closeness and Support

August 24, 2020
When I met my now husband Kody, he too valued family. Over the years both of our families have been very supportive as we became parents and have grown over the years. Knowing that we can count on our families for support has been a great blessing!

Decision-Making as Parents: The 4Cs

August 10, 2020
As parents, we decisions to make when it comes to childcare, preschool, and school for the coming school year. Parenting has many challenges and now there is an added layer of complexity because of COVID-19.

Preparing for Fall

July 27, 2020
As a parent that likes to plan ahead, I have been asking myself, “What can I plan for fall?”

Simplicity This Summer

July 13, 2020
If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you know I am very open about being bicultural. I grew up with traditions, foods, and ways of doing things that are different than most folks within my community.

Camping: A Family Adventure

June 29, 2020
Camping really should be enjoyable as much as possible. Camping with young children is demanding but it gives everyone an opportunity to explore and enjoy nature, individually and together.

You Can’t Pour from an Empty Cup

June 2, 2020
It is officially the month of June which means we are just halfway through the year, 2020. I am a total planner and problem solver but the current situation is clearly out of my wheelhouse. Many times, I have felt a bit stuck.