a modern family blog

Month: February 2017

what i’m loving right now {kid’s books}

what i’m loving right now {kid’s books}

we read every night, at the very least. the boys each get to choose a book, because otherwise there would be a whole lot of arguing! but really, it’s fun to see what they choose each day. sometimes they want the same thing for a […]

just trying to keep healthy{ish}

just trying to keep healthy{ish}

this time of year, we’re all just trying to tread water and keep the family alive, right?! so many sickos around me. if it’s not my own family, it’s friends and their kids. and with school, it’s only a matter of time before we’ve all […]

simple coat rack {diy}

simple coat rack {diy}

the things that you’re never know you need until you’re sitting on the floor trying to get your snowy boots off. we’ve been searching for a simple coat-hanging solution for our back door. i wasn’t able to find something i liked in the space, that […]

why my kids are good eaters

why my kids are good eaters

i get ‘you are so lucky your kids are good eaters’ all the time. at first, it’s almost a compliment. almost. but then you think about it, and it comes off as ‘you have it easy because your kids choose to eat.’ so we need […]

kid’s work & play room {design}

kid’s work & play room {design}

you know the toys all over the house thing? yeah, you know it. those toys all over the floor, and strung out to every single living space. stepping on legos and all that. i adore that the boys use their imaginations and it takes over […]