You Should be Letting Your Teen Watch “13 Reasons Why”

Lately there has been a lot of controversy surrounding the new Netflix original “13 Reasons Why”.  If you’ve been living under a rock, this show is about a high school girl, Hannah Baker, who commits suicide after some bad experiences and chronicles it on 13 tapes.  Each tape reveals a reason why she ended her life and the people who contributed to her decision. Many conservative parenting sites, news sites and…

Right Now, He’s Still Mine

My boy turns 3 today.  He still seems like my baby but I can see him turning into a big boy more and more every day.  His face is changing and everyday his sentences get clearer and clearer. I still remember when I found out I was having a son. I had been secretly hoping for another daughter.  I never had any brothers and my closest cousins were all girls so having a boy seemed…

4 Best Remedies for a Congested Baby

It’s that time of the year where cold and flu season is just winding down.  This has been a particularly bad cold season. It seems like everyone is getting sick easily.  Here at our house, despite our best efforts, we have gotten sick A LOT. The boys seem to get the brunt of every cold that passes through and right now we’re battling a congested cough and runny nose.  I&#8217…

Spring Family Update

I haven’t written in a while so I figured I would give a little family update on what’s been going on.  This winter has been pretty routine but there have been a couple of exciting things that happened. Ben turned 6 months old and has finally been sleeping a little better even though he’s still in our bed. He tries so hard to sit up on his own and crawl. This means…

Generic Baby Essentials Round Up

I compare my favorite generic baby items to the name brands! We’re young parents with three little ones so I am always trying to save a dollar.  Plus, I’ve just always been a cheapskate. It’s part of my personality and I find it fun to save money.  When I first had my daughter four years ago I started out using name brands for diapers, wipes and formula only to…