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Don’t Forget Us

We were eating dinner quickly as the baby slept and our 3 year old played. It was probably the first alone time we had since the baby arrived. There wasn’t much talk going on at the table. We were both exhausted and silence is exactly what we wanted. My husband eventually looked at me and […]

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Fall Family Festival Event at Cranbrook Institute of Science

We are beyond thrilled to present our Fall Family Festival on October 29, 2016 at Cranbrook Institute  of Science from 11am – 2pm. This event is focused towards all families. Whether you have tiny babies or growing tweens this event is for you! Grab the whole family and explore the world of science while  hanging with superheroes, princesses, [...]
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30+ Family-Friendly Detroit Halloween Events

Eeeeeeekkkkk it’s the season of festivals, haunted houses, and pumpkin patches! From trunk or treat stops to Fall Festivals, there are plenty of ways to celebrate the Fall Season in + around Detroit. {And get multiple uses out of that costume for your kids!} We’ve got your guide to family-friendly Halloween events around Detroit, and you don’t […]

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If I Am Not Here: An Open Letter to My Daughter

Dear Daughter, Your dad and I started doing estate planning recently and that means making sure you are taken care of first and foremost. We already started a college fund and bank account where all your birthday and Christmas money goes. Today we also talked about who will raise you if we cannot be here. […]

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31 Days of Halloween Fun

    I don’t know about you, but fall is my favorite time of year. The weather, the pumpkins, the cider and football, and especially HALLOWEEN! I just can’t get enough of it. It seems like every year September is a blur with birthdays, back to school, and activities galore and before you know it October […]

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Our Grandparent Village

From the moment our daughter was born I learned quickly that it really does “take a village” to raise a child. It doesn’t mean that you are parenting any less, but it just means that you need to be able to reach out and accept help when needed. Finding your village can be hard, but […]

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Unconditionally Grand

Grandparents have such an important role in the lives of all children. It is shown in the unconditional love, laughter, and joy shared during each and every meeting. I was lucky enough to grow up with all four grandparents, growing special bonds with them in very different and unique ways. However, it wasn’t until I […]

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