The Case for Homeschooling

More and more parents are opting to pull their children out of regular school and go the homeschool route. Formally reserved for the super religious, homeschooling has become more mainstream with a slew of crunchy non denominational devotees. When our oldest daughter was little, my husband would joke that I should just homeschool her. My…

All About Birthin’ Babies 

As you may have figured out by now, Cola Town Mr. & I have three kids. Their ages are 10 years old, 8 years old, and 6 months. I know….there’s a big gap between the 8 year old and the baby. She is our “surprise” baby, and we are so thrilled to be a party…

Pregnancy Weight Gain 

We are all told when we are pregnant that it’s good to gain weight. This means that you are growing  a healthy, well nourished baby. We are also told not to gain too much weight because it can put us at risk for certain ailments such as gestational diabetes. Some studies even suggest that women…

The Terrifying Act of Letting Your Kids Spread Their Wings

As parents, our job is to groom our children to be the best adults possible once we release them into the real world. We teach them to say please and thank you, instruct them to not eat like a messy beast, and remind them to always use proper grammar. We teach them to respect everyone and…

Introduction

I would like to take a few minutes to formally introduce myself, to those that don’t know me. I come from a fashion background, specifically fashion journalism. Recently, and partially due to the fact that baby number 3 (surprise!) is on the way, I decided to re evaluate my writing focus. As much as I…