Slowing Down for an ‘Ugga Mugga’ Moment

Forgive me for getting a bit sappy today, but if there was ever a time to do it, it’s Valentine’s Day, am I right?! Many of you may be wondering what “ugga mugga” is; or if your child is a fan of the cartoon “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood,” you totally get it that “ugga mugga” along […]


3 Surprising Facts When Parenting

Today on the blog I’m featuring a guest post from Erica Johnson at Inner Parents! I can say that her points hit home for me. If you’ve followed my adoption journey, you know that we chose not to prepare a nursery, and got ready for baby with only seven days’ notice, so I totally agree […]


Gifts on a Budget: Luxurious DIY Hand Soap

Since we became parents, our gift-giving budget has been drastically reduced. Not only did adoption put a strain on our finances, but we have the added cost associated with having kids paired with the decision to scale back my career to spend more time with Baby C and just juggle this whole mom thing. It […]