Tag: boys

Halloween: Star Wars-inspired Chewbacca costume

Halloween: Star Wars-inspired Chewbacca costume

Our family loves Star Wars. This Chewbacca costume is simple, cozy and perfect for the person who has a thing for Wookies. When my 16 year-old son spotted this hooded Chewbacca onesie at Target, he immediately grabbed it and ran…

When your teenager turns into a stranger

When your teenager turns into a stranger

Life with a teenager is hard. One moment they are the familiar sweet kid you’ve known all their life. The next — rude, moody and brooding. Someone send help because this mama is all twisted up inside. I guess it…

Why mommy bloggers never talk about life with teenagers

Why mommy bloggers never talk about life with teenagers

I recently read this post titled I worry for Mommy Bloggers from Jamie the Very Worst Missionary. Being a self-proclaimed “mommy blogger turned lifestyle blogger”, the title naturally piqued my interest. She talks about how a mommy blogger has it…

Kids grow up right before your eyes

Kids grow up right before your eyes

Motherhood can be tough sometimes. Yes, we rarely get any sleep. We can’t eat a meal without puppy eyes looking at us for a bite. We worry about their safety just walking out to the curb to take the trash…

Motherhood teaches you patience

Motherhood teaches you patience

I just don’t know how you do it with all those kids! My two just drive me crazy! How do you do it? Wow, you must have a ton of patience! If I had a dollar for every time someone…