Planning a Dol aka Korean 1st Birthday Party

I am no expert in party planning nor am I incredibly skilled in arts and crafts. But, after a lot...

Never Thought I’d Do It

Never Thought I’d Do It

Yes, at the age of 30, I want a minivan. This concept may be hard for some friends and family...

Naptime Organization

Naptime Organization

When did it become ok for diaper bags and purses to live on the dining room table? Probably about 2...

Threshold Ellis Floor Lamp from Target

Our living room is coming together, slowly but surely, one piece of furniture & decor at a time.  We had...

B Zany Zoo Wooden Activity Cube One Minute Review

Please see the video above for our 1 minute YouTube review of the B Zany Zoo Wooden Activity Cube.  Below...

A Letter to My Son

A Letter to My Son

Dear Tyler, You are a blessing from God.  The moment you were born, my life changed for the better.  As...

First night alone…

Tonight was my first night alone with both girls (oh by the way, Sloane was born exactly 3 weeks ago)....

The name game

The name game

In elementary school, I was referred to as “Allison T.” Because I was one of four Allisons in my grade....

How to visit a newborn

How to visit a newborn

At my 3am feeding last night, I read an article that talked about visiting newborns that I thought didn’t have...

6 things I learned about myself after becoming a parent 

6 things I learned about myself after becoming a parent 

Balancing a newborn and 19 month old has its challenges with out a doubt. It’s been just over two weeks...