All About the Easiest, Best Birthday Party We’ve Ever Thrown

Looking to plan a low-stress, easy, and super fun birthday party for your child? Here’s how we accomplished that for Adler’s 3rd birthday! All About the Easiest, Best Birthday Party We’ve Ever Thrown Adler turned three last week and I’m still not sure how exactly that is possible. My sweet, contented little baby boy with […]

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Peg’s Good Things (August Edition)

Peg’s (August) Good Things: August is nearly over, so I thought it would be a good time to share my August edition of “Peg’s Good Things.” This month has been full of good things, including: Everson starting kindergarten, my first-ever published magazine article and making our foster care announcement. But, those more important matters are not […]

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Treat Yo Self, Mama // Shopping + Tacos + Barre = Epic Mother’s Day Giveaway

Mother’s Day is the perfect time to treat yo mama! Make the lady in your life (or yourself) feel like a queen with a Woodland Mall shopping spree, Studio Barre two-week unlimited pass + Stan Diego’s tacos and margaritas. Keep reading to see how you can enter to win a $250 Mother’s Day prize package! I’m […]

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Making Mom Friends 101

“Can I be your friend?”  Making friends came pretty naturally to me when I was a young, outgoing little kid. My strategy was simple and straight to the point. I’d say, “Hi, I’m Peggy. Want to be my friend?” Usually that worked. Friendliness + confidence + a desire to connect = friendship. It was a simple […]

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Summer Party Details

    Since moving to Grand Rapids, Michigan, we have hosted a Beer of the World party every summer. Full disclosure:  I don’t even like beer, not even one little bit. I’m more of a sparkling rosé or hard cider kinda gal. But my hubby loves beer, we live in “Beer City USA” and I’m always game […]

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Let’s begin…

I’ve been writing for as long as I can remember. Originally, I wrote down my thoughts in a top secret, pink diary that I had expertly bedazzled with plastic jewels. I kept it locked up in my toy box, so my older brothers wouldn’t be able to find it and read about my friend drama […]

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