Painting with Marbles

Some people say that I lost my marbles when I had kids.  But yesterday I was able to find them just long enough to do some Marble Painting.   It’s easy and fun for the kiddos.  All you need is: …

Des Moines Needs an IKEA!

I love IKEA.  The only problem is the closest IKEA is 200 miles away.  My question is this.  Why doesn’t Des Moines of all places have an IKEA.  Why don’t we get to enjoy the stylish furniture, the handy organization …

Make Yourself at Home

Yesterday, we went to our “dink” friend’s new home. (In case you don’t know the meaning of “dink”, it’s a married couple with dual incomes and no children) In preparation, I packed the pack-n-play, booster seat, cereal, fruit, water, milk, …

Fall Bucket List with the Kiddos

My favorite season Fall is right around the corner.  Even though it’s not quite here yet, I couldn’t wait to make my Fall Bucket List with the Kiddos.  I say bring on the cooler temps and beautiful fall colors!  So …