It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

Ah, my favorite time of year! Despite the business of the season, the weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas are my favorite of the year. I love it all – the decorating, the activities, the gift giving, the eating….all of it! I think it’s safe to say that my kids are no less enamored! We spent …

“Are you seriously making that costume out of cardboard?” 

“Are you seriously making that costume out of cardboard?” 

Halloween costumes have become a pretty big deal around here. E has always loved dressing up, and I’d be lying if I said I had nothing to do with that. For example, for his first Halloween, I dressed him up as a pirate during his nap.  I don’t know what happened to my mom-motivation the …