Bringing home baby

We are coming up on two weeks of being parents to five precious girls. The transition from four to five has been smooth so far. Our baby, Lara Penelope, has been restful and healthy, nursing well and sleeping often. While it is certainly a lot of work to care for a newborn and maintain a…

AirBnb your house to pay for your family trip.

Traveling with four kids can be hard work! Packing four bags, remembering pull-ups, diapers, swim suits, changes of clothes for every day plus emergencies, pajamas, underwear, toothbrushes, toiletries, shoes for every activity…. don’t forget packing for yourself and hubby, finding a place for the dog while you’re gone, getting the house in order for your…

Workouts at Home that work for me

Sometimes I just can’t make it to the gym for my workout or I just don’t want to. When this happens I turn to this at-home workout: Trainer Lindsey’s 15 Day Challenge. These workouts are fast (as in less than 20 minutes) and very effective. They’re free on YouTube and all you need is a…

Be The Best Mama You Can Be: Take Care of Yourself!

Hey adventurous Mamas! Maybe you can relate to this. Someone told me the other day, “you’re a mom of four kids, its okay if your hair is messy.”  This someone was a fourth grade girl in the bathroom at my daughter’s school where I was brushing my hair. It was so cute, and so funny,…