X-Box One Cheat Codes

Inside the Lego Marvel Avengers X-Box game there is information about an online survey you can fill out to unlock cheat codes. I was helping Isaiah fill it out after work today and he had a little trouble with the following question... 6. Did you see any bugs or glitches in the game? Isaiah: "I [...]

When I Grow Up…

Aaron: When I grow up I'm going to have a Lamborghini. Isaiah: Well, Lamborghinis don't turn well. Aaron: Yeah they do. Isaiah: No. Uncle Zach told me so they don't turn well. Nathan and I just stare at each other trying hard not to laugh. Nathan: Aaron, how are you going to afford a Lamborghini? [...]

Dishwashers & Squirt Guns

My husband and oldest son were loading the dishwasher tonight. Sounds great, right? Husband: "Isaiah! Come here...which soap did you put in?" He points to the blue bottle of dish soap. They both stare down at the dishwasher as it continues to vomit out a tremendous amount of bubbles. Husband: "Go grab some towels...quick!" Trying [...]

An Honest Moment…

I want to talk about some things that have nothing to do with the kids. My personal junk. Earlier today I began to get that Sunday panic feeling. The chest tightening feeling that comes along with the racing thoughts of Monday morning. Once I get to work I'm fine. I don't even know what it is [...]

I’m Not A Photographer

I got a new camera. Ten days later I am ready to admit...I am NOT a professional photographer. When I opened my Christmas gift with wide eyes of excitement I envisioned myself making money. I had already researched how I could sell my photos online. Let me just tell you...it is hard. Very hard. I [...]

Google Auto Awesome Feature

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lTqNpDv3Es Google's Auto Awesome feature is truly AWESOME! It is not a new feature but I just recently found out that in my Google photos there are creations. Some are simple collages but there is a movie maker also. This YouTube video is what Google Awesome created based on the photos and videos I took of [...]

Breaking Up With A Daycare :(

My youngest has been in a daycare from the very beginning. Two years ago when we relocated to Charlotte we found the most amazing preschool. I've always worked although I did consider staying home after my second child was born. I knew shortly after being on maternity leave it wouldn't work. This week is a [...]

Shoe Leather Steak Night

Tonight I tried. I tried to prepare dinner at home for the kids. My husband went to choir rehearsal and I bought some steaks to cook a decent meal. On a normal week night we are rushed and due to a lack of planning we'll end up driving by a fast food joint for dinner. [...]

How to learn telling time

We used a Dr. Seuss themed foam clock I picked up at the dollar store. Added some notes on there for reminders and then...practice, practice, and more practice 🙂 Visual learning tools work best with my boys. How do your kids best learn new things?