Top Lists

#TopFiveFridays — Magazine Blogs for Crazy Motivation

We’re self-improvement junkies. That means we’re always on the lookout for great books, videos, shows, and of course web content to keep us focused and motivated. Of course, with the popularity of motivational content these days, sorting through the mess to find a few gems of wisdom can be a real pain. These are Steve’s …

#TopFiveFridays — Magazine Blogs for Crazy Motivation Read More »

Eight Children’s Books Guaranteed to Connect

It’s been a few years since bedtime stories have been a regular thing in our house. For years it was part of the nightly ritual to read a story or two (or sometimes five!) to our daughter right before tucking her in. Now she’s 10, and doesn’t have much time for stories—as a family, we …

Eight Children’s Books Guaranteed to Connect Read More »

37 Things You’ll Regret At The End Of Next Year

A while back, Buzzfeed ran up one of its longer but curiously more profound lists entitled “37 Things You’ll Regret When You’re Old.” Although littered with GIFs (as Buzzfeed tends to do), the actual list is worthy enough of attention. In fact, we’re posting the list with my own commentary here as “37 Things You’ll …

37 Things You’ll Regret At The End Of Next Year Read More »

Kids’ Items You Definitely Should Buy at a Thrift Store

If you have kids, you’re keenly aware of the one major factor they all have in common: They don’t stop growing. And that growing is a big problem for the budget, especially as they go through spurts. Isn’t it fantastic when you can count on them as babies to need new outfits and jammies every …

Kids’ Items You Definitely Should Buy at a Thrift Store Read More »

#TopFiveFridays — Binge-Worthy Series on Netflix – Summer 2018

As parents to a ten year old and a six month old, the term “Netflix and Chill” has taken on an entirely new meaning for us. Perhaps not the most productive use of our evening, but by the time both kidlets are fast asleep, we often find ourselves cuddling on the couch watching one of …

#TopFiveFridays — Binge-Worthy Series on Netflix – Summer 2018 Read More »

Surprisingly Useful Newborn Essentials

When you’re expecting, you’re immediately bombarded with list after list after pin after pin of items and devices you absolutely MUST have in order to make your time with a newborn the most precious and magical months in the history of everything. As it turns out, you probably don’t need about 99% of what’s on …

Surprisingly Useful Newborn Essentials Read More »