Baby Sideburns Gift Guide Sweepstakes Official Rules

*”Baby Sideburns Gift Guide” SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES *NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW ELIGIBILITY:The “Baby Sideburns Gift Guide” Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) continental United States and the…

The Second Most KICKASS Gift Guide of 2023

The Second Most KICKASS Gift Guide of 2023

Holy Holidays, I found soooooo much awesome stuff for the holidays this year, guess what?!!! I have a SECOND gift guide!!!! And it is chocked full of amazing gifts for everyone on your list! As always, every picture is clickable. You can also just click here to see my HUGE gift guide and my other…

WTF to do (or not do) when your kid is freaking out

WTF to do (or not do) when your kid is freaking out

So last week I wrote about a moment when my kid was freaking out. Not a toddler. An older kid. Maybe it was a tantrum, maybe it was anxiety, but I kind of think it was just over-exhaustion. Even though I don’t know exactly what it was for him, I know exactly what it was…

The TOTALLY EPIC Gift Guide for Teens and Tweens

The TOTALLY EPIC Gift Guide for Teens and Tweens

You know that saying “bigger kids, bigger problems?” Well, that applies to holiday gifts too. Because teens and tweens pretty much only want two things—electronics and money. But as a mom, I like to put PRESENTS under the tree. But WTF do you buy them?!! Especially boys. Well my friends, I have a secret weapon. She’s…

The Most Kickass 2023 Gift Guide with Something for EVERYONE!!!!!

The Most Kickass 2023 Gift Guide with Something for EVERYONE!!!!!

Happpppy Hanukwanzistmas (I dare you to try to say that out loud)!!! No matter what you celebrate, you’re gonna need gifts. So I’ve put together this handy dandy 2023 Gift Guide. Sure, these lists take a crapload of work, but I do it for you (total lie, I do it to make a living). But…

Amazon Big Deal Days: 101 awesome things I found FOR you!!!!!!

Amazon Big Deal Days: 101 awesome things I found FOR you!!!!!!

So I don’t know about you, but every time there’s some big sale like Amazon Big Deal Days, I get SO overwhelmed. I start reading all the reviews and then I usually just give up and don’t buy anything. So guess what??? I DID THE RESEARCH FOR YOU!!!! Yup, I have found 101 AWESOME products…

Why Stranger Things is the Perfect Show to Watch with your Tween

Why Stranger Things is the Perfect Show to Watch with your Tween

How do you lure your kiddos away from their screens? With screens! As my kiddos are getting older, I’m learning the best way to coax them out of their bedrooms and off their phones is to dangle a kickass TV show in front of them. And Holden and I just started watching the PERFECT one.…

Is it time to end the blog?

Is it time to end the blog?

So about a week ago, Zoey and I were driving back from Lollapalooza and we had a long car ride, and at first she said she was going to sleep on the way home, but we ended up talking instead. Car rides are the absolute BEST time to talk about serious things with your kids…

What it’s REALLY like to build a house

What it’s REALLY like to build a house

We didn’t need a new house. I LOVED our old house. But stoopid Covid made us stay at home all the time and for some reason we started to THINK we needed a new house. And then one day I was scrolling the Internet and this plot of land on a cul de sac came…