How to Find a Morning Routine that Works for Your Family

The past few days, our entire routine was thrown off balance and into orbit! We were in Portland for my brother-in-law’s wedding, and we had no choice but to go with the flow of everything happening around us. Naps were almost foregone, snack time was hit and miss, and we had far too many late… Keep reading →

Volunteering for The Festival of Trees When You Have Young Kids

The Festival of Trees in Salt Lake City is a perfect event for a family of any size to help with. We have two young children this year, but we plan to do what we can to serve since it helps so many children who are at Primary Children’s Hospital. Our firstborn was a NICU… Keep reading →

Songs We Love: “You Are My Sunshine”

I have been thinking a lot lately about the importance of building a strong relationship with my daughters. I think music is a perfect way of accomplishing that. It’s been amazing to see Sofía’s progress with singing over the last few months. At first, she started saying the last word of one or two lines throughout… Keep reading →

Diaper Bag Lists – Free Printable!

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve left the house in a hurry only to realize I forgot something important in the diaper bag. Last Summer, Sofía turned a year old. When we would go places, we rarely needed to change her clothes from a blowout or spit up anymore. One Saturday afternoon, we were out… Keep reading →

9 Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy and Delivery

Imagine being sick and going into labor. Now, add on top of that a sick husband and child. Yep, that happened to me with my second child. All the hype a baby normally brings quickly faded, because we had to deal with, well, being sick. It was my husband and daughter, Sofía, who got sick… Keep reading →

How to Survive Night-Time Feedings

One of the most difficult parts of caring for a newborn is the night-time feedings. You have to sacrifice precious sleep and get out of the comfort of your incredibly warm bed to feed your baby. I was a mess with both of my daughters. I would wake up in the morning in some awkward… Keep reading →

Tips for Taking Better Weekly Baby Pictures

It’s important to be intentional about taking pictures of our kids because time just flies! For both of my daughters I would take weekly baby pictures. This was a great thing because it helped me see how much they were growing and I was able to use all those clothes for something other than special… Keep reading →