Tag: Mommy blogger

Blog My Second Reddit Secret Santa

My Second Reddit Secret Santa

Gift Exchange I love an earnest Gift Exchange -not a Yankee Swap (or whatever else people call that nonsense where you need a doctorate to participate). I’m participating in two this year. One with an amazing FB group of women – and I am super excited because I ‘drew’ someone I have built an online …

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Blog Sandboxes and Sweet Potatoes – Guest Blog from Melissa Grant

Sandboxes and Sweet Potatoes – Guest Blog from Melissa Grant

Sandboxes and Sweet Potatoes. As a mom of 3, I am often commiserating with other parents about how we can get our kids to eat more fruits and vegetables. In these situations, I try to reflect on what I would have enjoyed as a child. I loved pretending to cook, experimenting, and getting dirty. I …

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Blog Fohr Freshman Class 2018 Needs a Mommy Blogger

Fohr Freshman Class 2018 Needs a Mommy Blogger

Not another Mommy Blogger – Why would I join a crowded market of similar voices? Because I NEEDED to. Pregnant with twins at 40 (Yes, they run in the family and No, I never imagined it) I messaged a friend with 20 yo twin boys and asked her how in the world I was going …

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Blog Big Potty, Little Seat – Installing a Toilet lid with a hidden kids potty

Big Potty, Little Seat – Installing a Toilet lid with a hidden kids potty

Any thing that makes Toilet Training Twins Easier is worth Doing. I spent about 8 minutes yesterday installing this awesome toilet seat with a hidden kids potty built into the lid. I love that it is hidden, stable, and my twins can’t take it off and play with it…. cause EWWWWW. This is a follow …

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Blog DIY Blackout Shades for sliding doors, quick and easy

DIY Blackout Shades for sliding doors, quick and easy

Early Sunrise Sucks Now that I can sleep in The days are going to keep getting longer for another month and my toddlers have no idea. I triple wrapped the window in their room with blackout shades when they came home from the hospital. I’ve got no room in my life for early-bird twin two …

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Blog NICU Survival Tips – What worked for Us

NICU Survival Tips – What worked for Us

How We survived the NICU It is my sincere wish you never need any of these NICU survival tips. This isn’t necessarily the best way to do it, it just happens to be how WE did it and what worked for us. This is long AF, but writing it really helped me work through some …

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Blog NICU Part 1: Softest Landing Possible

NICU Part 1: Softest Landing Possible

“We are going to refer you to another specialist” At around 24 Weeks into my pregnancy one of my twins started struggling. They referred us to the University of Maryland’s Center for Advanced Fetal Care. We traveled 1.5 hours each way 2-3 times a week for utrasounds and stress tests for weeks. The clinic worked …

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