• DIY Activity
  • Stick to Fun!

    [This post is sponsored by Pocky USA, but all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own.]   To celebrate Maddie finishing her first week of school, we decided to have a little fun over the weekend– making animal cupcakes using Pocky! Have you ever seen them before? If not, scroll down to see how cute […]

  • Therapy
  • From Therapy to Play

    As many of you know, I’m a Marriage and Family Therapist, and I worked with children and youth before I became a SAHM. I incorporated a lot of play and art therapy into my sessions, and always thought that some could translate into valuable play activities at home. Yes, you can’t and shouldn’t be playing the “therapist” […]

  • Motherhood Lifestyle
  • Mama’s Gotta Have Fun, Too! 10 Must Have’s for Going Out With a Baby

    I’m an outdoor enthusiast, so I began taking Maddie out on “adventures” (more like simple coffee runs in the beginning) since she was 2 weeks old. Our first major adventure was an international one, and it was to Paris when Maddie was barely 6 months old. And then came yet another adventure to Italy for her “first birthday.” (Yes, […]