Smoothies for kids

How Making Smoothies For My Children Made Me A Better Mom

Smoothies made me a better mom. That sounds silly, right? Read on and you’ll find out why giving my babies (now toddlers) smoothies helped me break free from a fear many preemie moms have…failure to thrive. It’s no lie that my kids were tiny at birth. They were excruciatingly small at just…

Marvelous Mom Monday: Dee Jay

As Sadie would say: Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, welcome to the 5th week of Marvelous Mom Monday. Tonight we are featuring Dee Jay. She is a fellow triplet mom and so much more. Let’s read her view on motherhood! 1) Can you give me a little background…

A Day at the Farm: Part 2

A Day at the Farm: Part 2

READ PART 1 HERE 1:00pm I’m back downstairs. I should be upstairs doing laundry. I’ll work on that after the kids go to bed. I should be cleaning bathrooms or moping floors. Those can wait until Friday when the kids are at daycare. Instead of tidying up the house…

A Day at the Farm: Part 1

Having triplets is like having your own circus. Matt is the ringmaster. I’m the beautiful woman riding the horses. The kids are the clowns. At times were more like the sideshow…so weird and freaky that you can’t look away. Those onlookers ask so many inappropriate (did you pop all those…

Monday Mop Report #4

Toddlers are messy. I understand this. I do. Really. I pretend my children have phases of untidiness. Like, peeing everywhere. It’s a phase, right?! Once they’re completely potty trained it will stop. At least that’s what I’m hoping. Currently, they’re in the no I don’t want to eat this…

Thursday Night Thoughts

Thursday Night Thoughts | Two

Here are my Thursday Night Thoughts. This week has been more than hectic. I am more than exhausted. Sorry for the crappy intro. It’ll be better next week. one | sick kids My kids have had this cough, snotty, wheezy (thanks to premature lungs) thing going on since Friday.…

Triplet

A Triplet Introduction | Sadie

When I was pregnant Sadie was always the calm, cool, and collected one. She moved but didn’t kick hard like her brother did. And she wasn’t a troublemaker (I say that with nothing but love) like her sister. Being Baby C she had the most room in my belly and we…

Thursday Night Thoughts

Thursday Night Thoughts | One

I always have a million thoughts running through my head at the same time. A song lyric that plays over and over. A random memory of my childhood. Worrying about what to cook for dinner. Wondering if any of my kids will be left-handed like me. So, I’ve chosen…

Triplet Introduction

A Triplet Introduction | Henley

There are so many risks with a triplet pregnancy. The worst being losing one or all of the babies. I came close. I had a “normal” triplet pregnancy until I was 23 weeks. There was a troublemaker already! And she’s been a rebel ever since! Her name is Henley.…