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Why & How We Changed Our Toddler’s Sleep Routine With One Gesture

I must mention that I am in no way a sleep expert, nor do I believe every sleep routine works for every child. Every little one is different & unique. Our story goes from a screaming, anxious environment at bedtime to now what we can call a calming, soothing experience that allows Scarlett a good night sleep every night. Right around when Scarlett turned two years old, a nighttime anxiety started. We had always stuck to the same¬†bedtime routine and it had worked. We would say our goodnights, lay her down while she was tired & then leave the…

Enjoying Autumn With Your Family: Our Fall Bucket List Update

One month of fall has past and that means there are still two months left to enjoy it. That gives us plenty of time to complete our bucket list. Have you started your list yet? We have had the best weather this autumn and it seems unreal how much sunshine there has been in October. We go to the park at least once a day, the windows have been wide open and the color of the leaves have never been so bright. Fall has been good to Oregon! Right as the new season began, I decided to put together a…

8 Essential Items To Pack For Your Trip to Oregon

Our family is fortunate enough to call Oregon home. It has the most beautiful views, seasonal weather and there is so much to do here throughout the year. We get a bad rep and many think Oregon (pronounced organ, like in your body, not Or E Gone) just gets a ton of rain and is some small state tucked up in the Northwest. If you enjoy the mountains, the city, the beach and every season, you can do it all here and it is worth the visit! *Disclaimer: This blog post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click…

Featured Five: October Edition

The second Monday in October is here, which means my Featured Five post has arrived! Each month, I dedicate a post to five bloggers who inspire me and share my love of parenting, motherhood & all the other topics that are important to me & my family. Blogging has such a supportive group of people that I knew from the beginning, that this post would recognize some of those bloggers! Please welcome these blogging rock stars who have inspired me this fall! Kassi Sherman -Miles and Ellie- Hi, My name is Kassi! I am a new(ish) stay at home…