Category: Motherhood

How to Travel with Twin Toddlers

The number one comment/question I get is – how do you do it with twins?! Well here are my top five tips for traveling with twin toddlers. It is definitely not easy, BUT it can be done. MY number one advice is have PATIENCE.… Continue Reading “How to Travel with Twin Toddlers”

Survival tips for stay at home moms

being a stay-at-home mom can be the most rewarding experience ever. I know a lot of moms who would give a right arm to have the opportunity. Being a stay at home mom has taught me a lot of things, but the number one… Continue Reading “Survival tips for stay at home moms”

Weekend Getaway To Scotland

  We are trying to take advantage of Michael’s four day weekends and travel somewhere each one. For Presidents’ Day, we decided to venture the 6+ hour road trip to Scotland. Now Scotland is HUGE so we decided to explore Edinburgh and Stirling. We… Continue Reading “Weekend Getaway To Scotland”

Tackling the Toddler Tantrum

A LITTLE BACKGROUND 23 months old- that is where we are right now. In the past four months we have: sold our home, sent our beloved Azteca (our dog of 6 years) to be with my mom, packed up and moved to the UK.… Continue Reading “Tackling the Toddler Tantrum”

Mommy and Me Summer Fun Part I

I have to admit that I have never been that little girl that always wished she had a daughter so she could play dress up all the time. With that being said, now that I do have a daughter, I am so in love… Continue Reading “Mommy and Me Summer Fun Part I”

Cruz Clubhouse First Birthday

Santiago & Sofia’s first birthday could not have been better. We were overwhelmed with the amount of support that came through, especially with the location not being at either of our home states (Michael-Colorado, Me-Florida). My mother-in-law and brother-in-law flew in and we had… Continue Reading “Cruz Clubhouse First Birthday”

Sleep Training Twins

I have received a lot of questions on how Santiago and Sofia (S&S) sleep at night so I thought I’d share a few tips on our process to getting them to sleep through the night. F I R S T L Y, I need… Continue Reading “Sleep Training Twins”

Introducing Solids

I think I am with most mamas here when I say that after a baby’s’ 4-month well check-up visit and the pediatrician gives the all-clear to start solids, we celebrate (cue fireworks)! I thought that introducing solids was going to solve all my mommy… Continue Reading “Introducing Solids”

Being a Mother

The verb definition of a mother is- “bring up (a child) with care and affection.” The day I became a mother, my whole world changed. From then on, it wasn’t only Michael, Azteca and I to worry about. Now we had two newborn lives… Continue Reading “Being a Mother”

My Experience with PPD

I was speaking to a friend, who is also a new mom, and we started discussing postpartum depression (PPD). PPD is so common amongst new mothers and they often do not see the symptoms. Becoming a new mom is so overwhelming. You go through… Continue Reading “My Experience with PPD”