Summer = swimsuit season = ugh. I have never been a bikini woman, nor have I ever been super excited about swimsuits. The summer after I gave birth to my son made this season even worse for me. I spent weeks researching the perfect swimsuit, tried on countless styles, cuts, and colors until I found […]
So I challenge you this summer to set some goals. And to make it more fun, I’m framing them into something I’m calling the 1000 – 100 – 10 challenge! You heard that right, I am challenging you to do 1000, 100, and 10 of 3 different things over the course of this summer. I […]
Well folks — you guessed it! Today, June 9th, is National Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Day. Don’t tell me that you forgot! I know, I know rhubarb is a take it or leave it kind of food (vegetable to be exact). But, today I’m here to make you a believer in rhubarb. Confession: I don’t think […]
You feel an instant connection with other twin moms simply because you know they get it.
For several months, I’ve been updating you awesome readers on my resolution to have more FUN this year. So far, we’ve read silly books, laughed out loud, embraced odd-ball holidays and checked out Wisconsin’s outrageous food celebrations. What’s next? Time for you moms to go out on a limb and try something new.
I refuse to use our oven on hot days. It seems counter-productive. This means our summer meal options are cold sandwiches, grilling, stove-top skillets, or something that hangs out in my crockpot all day.
A giant thank you to our community partners for their sponsorship of this event. Bloom would not have been possible without their support. It was an amazing experience to link arms with them in this celebration of motherhood!On Saturday, May 13th we hosted our first Bloom: An event for new & expecting moms. We are […]
There’s an article making the Facebook rounds called “Your Kids Should Not Be the Most Important in the Family.” Published by family psychologist John Rosemond, it’s a simple reminder to parents not to ignore their spouses in the race to raise exceptional kids. And it’s been shared more than 1.1 million times.
Most are free, but several are State Parks that require a day pass or park sticker to gain entrance. My goal is to visit all of these beaches this Summer. Are you up for the challenge too?
We hope you have time to spend this weekend with friends and family. There are many parades and services that serve as reminders for the true meaning behind this weekend. Take a moment to remember the men and women who sacrificed so much for us and our great nation.