Thursday was Star Wars Day, and we celebrated with a giant community LEGO build at Max’s school! Our friends from Play Well came out and brought 40,000 LEGO bricks and almost 400 kids and parents showed up to help. We built massive sets of Death Star, Cloud City and Ewok Village and had a great […]
Thanks to my dad for snapping this one for me this week! It’s been crazy around here this week…
The last Thursday as an eight year old, because he turns NINE on Monday! These years have both flown by and felt like forever. Almost nine is wearing my Uggs and stitches for the first time. It’s still and always Star Wars, but with Pokemon and Mario Bros thrown in. And even with my protestations, […]
Thank you to Tampico Beverages for sponsoring this post and the amazing scholarship giveaway, in partnership with DreamWorks’ new movie, The Boss Baby! #TampicoBossBaby #TampicoRaiseABoss #TampicoJuice #Ad While it may sometimes seem like Max runs the show around here, we all know that isn’t really true. We give him control over some things in life […]
Less than two weeks until nine! Time is a jerk.
This post contains affiliate links. I think that risotto might be one of our favorite things to come out of the Instant Pot. It’s rich and creamy, and none of that standing over the stove stirring forever nonsense. Just set it and let it go. Like magic! I’ve got a basic risotto recipe for you, […]
I can’t believe he’ll be 9 in less than three weeks!
This post contains affiliate links. I feel, in my unending quest to be Awesome Auntie Lizz, that I have a responsibility to help my nieces know and celebrate how awesome they are. (Their parents are doing a great job, too, but this is a responsibility for all of the grown ups in their lives, so […]