Kid Style: Stay Cool for Memorial Day

Memorial Day is regarded as the “official” start of summer, and lots of families take advantage of the occasion with cookouts or trips to the beach or pool. Our Memorial Day celebration is a bit different: Every year (except last year, because toddler), we spend the whole weekend celebrating Atlanta’s Caribbean Carnival. There are parades,… Continue reading Kid Style: Stay Cool for Memorial Day

Styling a Toddler: Healthtex Makes It Easy

Baby Juliza and I have a beautiful relationship, but…she’s 2. So that means that I spend most of my day saying some variation of “stop!”, “don’t do that” or “climb down from there, please!” And she spends the rest of the day saying “I don’t want it!” or “no!” But the one thing we both… Continue reading Styling a Toddler: Healthtex Makes It Easy

Dress Your Kids in Holiday Sparkle from Walmart

One of my favorite Christmas traditions is our yearly family Christmas photo. It is so much fun to look back at how our family has changed throughout the years — from the years that include my stepsons and our dog, and the years before and after baby Juliza was born. So when Walmart asked me… Continue reading Dress Your Kids in Holiday Sparkle from Walmart

Kid Style: Fall Dress-Up

Logically, I know that we’re in fall. My daughter is back in school, and we’re almost in October. Still, I wasn’t quite prepared for what that meant when I strolled outside barefoot in a pair of shorts and a t-shirt a few mornings ago to put out the recycling. Because we’re in Georgia, right? And… Continue reading Kid Style: Fall Dress-Up