Each year I get excited about my kids’ birthday parties. At least a month before their special day I start planning, dreaming and usually creating a Pinterest board. See, I grew up with themed birthdays each year. As a kid I thought that’s just what other families did. I’m not even kidding you, until IContinue reading
Who wouldn’t want a princess party for their 3rd birthday? In fact, who wouldn’t want a princess party in general? That’s exactly what I thought when Rori told me she wanted a princess party. Can you believe she’s three? It seems like just yesterday I was baking cookies while simultaneously holding her in the babyContinue reading
It’s so annoying. Knowing what style of underwear you prefer but not knowing which brand works for you. If only brands could make their sizes and patterns all line up. It’s the ultimate guessing game and I want answers.
Somehow I didn’t notice. Looking back, it was obvious. I just didn’t see it. Or maybe I couldn’t see it. She transformed in a single summer. From baby cheeks to French braids. Needing help to do everything, now saying “I can do it myself!” No more crib, no more long cuddles in the morning. She’dContinue reading
You know that excited feeling when you’re in on a secret for someone else? Try 3 someones. My kids had no idea when they came home from school this Friday that an amazing tee pee would be waiting for them! I’ve been holding in my excitement all week. They guessed what was inside the box andContinue reading
Swoon. It’s that time of year again! Here at Sweetest Lemonade we’ve been planning this holiday for months. You’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re looking for homemade valentine card ideas for your kids, a special treat to make, or even the perfect gift to buy! There’s even a special coupon code at the end, so grabContinue reading
It used to be the most common thing. Caring for others was just what we did. My whole childhood is filled with memories of caring for people. I can remember spending all afternoon making jam with my mom only to give as gifts to our neighbors and teachers. If we met someone with a need, weContinue reading