Me Moments: Mommy and Daddy Time Out Ideas for New Parents

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #SipYourSummer #CollectiveBias Having just had a new tiny baby a mere three weeks ago has meant that Tall Dad and I have been spending a great deal of time at home with our two kids. Our home is a bit louder and messier than normal, but our hearts are full of love and our bellies full of laughter. In addition to our regular chores,…

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A New Way To Introduce Your Newborn – The Sip & See

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CokeHappyHour #CollectiveBias #ad If you’re an avid reader of Tall Mom tiny baby, you probably already know that my wife, Tall Mom, had our newest tiny baby!  Luckily, everyone is healthy and happy – and we are starting to get into the groove of having another living being under our charge.  But here’s the rub – how the heck do we celebrate the…

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#ad Tall Mom tiny kitchen: 2 Delicious Dips for Fried Chicken – Spicy Honey Mustard & Buttermilk Ranch

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #SummerYum #CollectiveBias I’ll admit it…I’m not a wiz in the kitchen. If I am cooking, I like to keep my recipes simple and fail-proof. Oftentimes, I pick up some pre-made items at the store and supplement the meal with a homemade side or dip. Since having my new tiny baby girl last month, my enthusiasm for slaving over a hot stove has decreased even…

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Snail Mail and Birthday Cards

This blog post is all about my love for a different type of post – the one that the mailman delivers! It has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #SendSmiles #CollectiveBias Everyday, besides Sunday, at 2:30pm, a little old man opens the front door to my house. There is a lot of banging, clanging, and eventually a thump as items fall on my hardwood floor. He is my mailman, and the thump…

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I Wish Everyday Could Celebrate Father’s Day

I wish we could celebrate Father’s Day more than once a year. Honestly, I do, because my two children have an amazing father. Even when times have been incredibly tough, Tall Dad has been a steady anchor in our family, and for that, I am incredibly thankful to have him in our lives.  The Beginning ________________________________________________________________ I have always loved Tall Dad.  Always. From the moment I first saw his dimpled face on match.com I was in love. Even on our…

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The First Time I Had A Positive Pregnancy Test

I participated in a Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for First Response. I received product samples as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I have an unusual female cycle, and can go months without a visit from Aunt Flo. Because of this, I am constantly visiting the ladies room to take a pregnancy test. Even when Tall Dad and I weren’t trying to get pregnant, I would be checking once, sometimes twice, each month.…

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