Baby & Kids

MEO’s First Beach Camping Trip

MEO’s First Beach Camping Trip

I’m going through some old photos on my computer and found these from MEO’s first time camping on the beach! It was in 2016 at Carolina Beach, NC. Look at that wild beach hair! ….and at this point, we hadn’t even left for the beach […]

Halloween 2017, MEO’s DIY Bat Costume!

Halloween 2017, MEO’s DIY Bat Costume!

This year Mary Ellen wants to be a BAT for Halloween! She’s so creative and she’s getting old enough to have a vision for what she wants. It’s so fun getting to help her and seeing her little creative mind go wild. I try really […]

Labor Day Weekend & Visiting Hill Ridge Farms in Youngsville, NC!

Labor Day Weekend & Visiting Hill Ridge Farms in Youngsville, NC!

It’s the laaaast day of our long Labor Day weekend break! Early Friday morning, Josh left to spend the weekend 4wheeling in West Virginia, so it was just me and MEO all weekend. Friday morning, MEO and I went to Starbucks for a little breakfast […]

Spirit Week at Karate International!

Spirit Week at Karate International!

Karate International of Raleigh had SPIRIT WEEK this week! It was the first year they’ve done a “Spirit Week” and it was so much fun!         Saturday was USA Saturday, but, we took a break and rested at home that day. Even […]

Hand Painted Table for MEO!

Hand Painted Table for MEO!

This is MEO’s little play space in the bonus room. There are shelves all along the wall to the right full of her books and toys and games. I try to keep it neat and tidy, buuuuut, there is a reason they’re not in the picture here 😉 […]

Photo Doodles

Photo Doodles

Every time I do something artsy or whatever that I want to post on here, I feel like I need to have a full, well written and thought out article…. or post…. or story… or whatever. But why? This is my personal blog and I […]

Leprechaun Silly News for St. Patrick’s Day Activity MEO*TV

Leprechaun Silly News for St. Patrick’s Day Activity MEO*TV

Sometimes I wonder if people who don’t know me or MEO very well think that I’M the one with the ideas for MEO*TV…. because I’m not. MEO has a WILD imagination and I just try to help her bring her crazy ideas to life. So, while most of […]

Rainbow Letter Recognition Activity for St. Patricks Day + Printable!

Rainbow Letter Recognition Activity for St. Patricks Day + Printable!

I’m a big believer in letting children be children. Let them play and have fun while they can… there will be plenty of time for sitting at a desk and doing school work in her coming years. Buuuuut, if I can turn learning into a fun […]

MEO does Karate! – MEO*TV Snapchat Story

MEO does Karate! – MEO*TV Snapchat Story

When we first tried to get MEO into Karate, it was kind of an embarrassing nightmare.  I say embarrassing because my husband and his family own a Karate school and our daughter, who has grown up there, screamed bloody murder when we tried to get […]

Defy Gravity Trampoline Park

Defy Gravity Trampoline Park

This morning we met up with one of my best friends and her adorable little one for breakfast at Chic-Fil-A and some SERIOUS bouncing at Defy Gravity!  Honestly, I didn’t think I was going to have nearly as much fun as I did.  I mean, obvs BFF time […]