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mine + ours: books

By Emily. Kicking off a recurring book series today! I’ve been sharing my book recs on my Fryday posts for years so if you need a whole bunch you can read them all here. But today is all about books for you to enjoy as well as your little ones. With pros and cons and any reading suggestions I might have along the way. I should also note how I rate my books so we’re on the same page. EMILY FRAME RATING SYSTEM: 1-star book: I hated both the story, the writing, and everything in between. 2-star:  I either hated … Read more

Summer Ideas: Read-A-Thon

By Emily, sponsored by PigeonPresents.com! Now that Summer is merely days away we’re scrambling to prepare ourselves. Prepare for the over exhaustion by packing too much in June, the lazy days after the 4th of July and then hoping they haven’t totally lost all they learned for the new year in August. No matter what month you’re looking at this idea is good for all! The Elephant and Piggie Like Reading! Series launched a new title “The Good For Nothing Button” and it is so cute.  It’s all about a Button that does nothing according to its owner Yellow Bird. But Red and … Read more

ABCmouse

By Emily. Disclosure: ABCmouse sent us subscriptions but made no obligations to mention them, just wanted to share how it helped us and offer you a free month! I have of course heard lots about ABCmouse (try it free for 30 days here!) with their commercials on my boys’ favorite channels, but it wasn’t until I heard it vouched for by my friend Kim that I tried it out! My middle guy Callum has a July birthday and I hesitated big time with whether or not to start him on time for Kindergarten (making him among the youngest in his class) or … Read more

Easter For Girls

EASTER is this weekend but you still have time to get a darling Easter outfit for your little girl! Keep scrolling for our favorite basket fill-ins, too! Striped Jersey Swing Dress + Navy Star Lace-up Flats // Chambray Ruffle Eyelet + Leather Mary Jane Moccs // Floral High Low Hem + Gray Lace-up Flats // Striped Tassel + Fringe Ankle Strap // Floral Ruched Waist + Scalloped Lavender Strap And our favorite ideas for your chica’s Easter Basket: Basket // Marble Eggs // Wooden Flowers DIY — we love this little set, it makes for a great DIY paint project or even left plain for a … Read more