How To Quickly Pack a Toddler Bag

We are on the go go go, if you couldn’t already tell! And we bring our 2 year old along for all the adventures. As she gets older and her needs change, we quickly learned how to pack a baby bag for her before we head out the door. It can be a struggle remembering…

The Pregnancy Diary: The Struggles in Month 5

Actually, I’m not struggling. I still feel good and am glad to be over the sickness but I can feel body changes happening every week and that’s where the struggle part comes in. How can I get a nap in like Chloe? In Week 20, I suddenly felt the relaxin kicking in. And no, that’s…

The Pregnancy Diary: Weeks 15-20 Are For Stretching & A Bump

In the second round, you really start to feel it.   Week 16 I started getting more round ligament pains. It feels exactly like moderate menstrual cramps to me. Secretly, I love this feeling. I think because it makes me think that changes are REALLY happening even though I only look like I have a…

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Ideas

YOU HAVE THREE DAYS. Go! We sit on the side of the fence that doesn’t get all in to V-Day. From Day 1 of dating, Beau made it clear that he’s not in to the Hallmark holiday because we should treat all of our loves as if it were Valentine’s Day every day. *swoon* We…

The Pregnancy Diary: Exhaustion Week 4 – 14

We’re having a reprise! Baby Riggs #2 arrives mid-July 2019 and I hope to share some of my pregnancy stories not only to touch base with other mamas and future ones but also to have my stories to look back on. First trimester. October 2018 – January 18, 2019 Utter exhaustion. Beyond ‘I need a…

Valentine’s and Galentine’s! Date Ideas for Everyone

Love is in the air! Admit it, it’s a little fun amping up the romance around Valentine’s Day each year. Especially since traditions have broken free of ‘couples only’ and now extended to Galentine’s Day and self-love. No matter how you want to get together, we have some ideas for you this year as to…