The Big Mac is turning 50 and you’re invited to the party! It’s not everyday an icon like the Big Mac turns the big 5-0, and to celebrate McDonald’s is handing out a free MacCoin with every Big Mac sold in 14,000 participating restaurants starting at lunch time Aug. 2nd (until supplies run out, of […]
Just for Mom
It's not just about the kids you know...read a few things that are just for mom.
“You think I’ll find gold?” Mitch asked as he eyeballed the massive bag of dirt on the counter. “Maybe fool’s gold kiddo,” I told him, not wanting to spoil his game of make-believe “panning for gold.” “Well duh. It’s called Pyrite, mom.” That’s my boy: dreamer, scientist, sarcastic middle schooler. Psst: this post is sponsored […]
This summer is a critical milestones for us. It’s the summer between elementary school and…middle school. (Insert dramatic bum bumm bummmm music here.)
Play dates are awesome! Your kid gets to have all their friends over, they play, they scream, they make a HUGE mess in your house. Ok, maybe play dates aren’t so awesome? If you dread hosting a play date, you’re doing it wrong. Lemme help you with that!
Kids are only kids for a little while. You might feel like making every birthday special while they are young enough to celebrate “the magic.” But birthday parties can be expensive and coming up with new ideas can be a challenge. Well we’ve got you covered! Here’s some expert tips on throwing your kid a […]
Summer makes me think of BBQ pork steaks, or maybe a fresh salad or and simple picnic. But not noodles, am I right? Noodles are so… wintery. Piping hot, carb-o-licious comfort food for cozy winter nights. Not anymore. Had a great Moms Night Out with a couple of my BFFs at the @butterflyhousestl […]
Mother’s Day is a time to kick back, relax and enjoy your day. You deserve it mom! Here’s a whole bunch of ways you can celebrate your special day around St. Louis–with or without the kids. It’s your day, after all! Celebrate it the way that makes YOU happy. So what would you like to do? Go […]
My least favorite Mom Meme has to be that one about microwaving coffee over and over, but never getting to drink it hot. Kinda like Sisyphus and his boulder, but with caffeine. I know there’s a lot of ridiculous memes out there, solely designed to make us nod our heads and give a sympathetic smile. But if […]