Sanity Savers

Mom Survival Tip: Amoxicillin Ice Cream


Every once in awhile I stumble across an amazing life hack.

It’s like when I learned to throw the laundry soap cup into the washer to clean it.

Seriously, mind blowing.

Well this week, I stumbled across another.

And by stumbled, I clearly mean I fell into it.  (more…)


Showing the “Real” You


I’m pretty sure everyone is just faking their way through life.

In a world of social media, it’s easy to believe that you are the only faker out there.

When all you see is a filtered version of what the person wants you to see, you’re bound to start believing that you’re the only one who is a hot mess.   (more…)

The DOs and DONTs of Road Tripping With Kids


Ok friends, we just got back from a 2500 mile road trip with three kids 6 and under.

Yes, you read that correctly, 2500 miles.

So let’s start off by saying that our extended families live far away…. like 1200+ miles away. Seeing them for the holidays involves extensive travel on our part.

Last year we flew to see the in-laws for Christmas.

Do you know what is worse than driving with three small children?

Flying with three small children  during the holidays. (more…)