With how busy our family is, we don't always have a lot of quality time together. Heck, it is sometimes a miracle to find all 5 of is in the car in route to the same activity! When we do find a free evening or weekend afternoon, we love to declare a family night (or afternoon!). Not all of our family nights look the same; we like to switch things up. Here are some of our favorites.
Game Night: My middle child LOVES to play games. We'll often play a quick…Continue
As mommy to a four year old and one year old, toys are very much on the scene at the Walko household. Much like I adore boutique fashions, I love a great boutique toy. The items are often unusual, handmade and personalized. Of course, boutique toys are a little pricier and can sometimes be harder to find but that doesn't deter me...I just appreciate the toys even more. Hopefully by sharing some of my resources, I can make it a little easier on you! I also shop mainstream…Continue
When my daughter broke her arm two weeks ago, it came as quite a surprise…and an inconvenience to our family. This wasn’t just another skinned knee that required some antibiotic ointment and an adhesive bandage. This was full-blown. A compound fracture in her forearm that punctured the skin and required surgery.
Surgery meant an overnight stay in the hospital, something none of us was prepared for.
While I remained at the hospital with our 7 year old, my husband was at home…Continue