Redefine Your

FAMILY LIFE

Time is non-refundable. Let go of “supposed to” and redefine happy for YOUR FAMILY.

LESS RUSH. MORE LIFE.

Time stands still best in moments that look suspiciously

like ordinary life.

— Brian Andreas

Connecting with your kids

IN THE KITCHEN

Finding small moments in the chaos

Weeknights can be hectic. It’s tempting on a busy school night to whip through dinner and move on to the next thing. However, the truth is: The days we’re rushing around feeling overwhelmed are likely the days we most need to slow down, pause, and connect with our families to regain our sense of balance.

“You should sit for a family dinner for 20 minutes a day… unless you’re busy. Then you should sit for an hour.”

GET FAMILY-FRIENDLY RECIPES

We believe in…

Redefining Family Life

We believe in letting go of “supposed to,” creating an intentionally crafted family life, and embracing small moments. When you say no to everyday norms, you say YES to joy.

Recent Blog Posts

Presence

We believe the greatest gift you can give your kids is your presence. Learn to connect with your kids in the kitchen, when traveling, and through modern parenting.

Modern Parenting

Presents

We believe it is important to make time the gift it is. Find creative present ideas that focus on experiences over things. Time is non-refundable, so let’s use it with intention.

Uncommon Gifts

Connecting

in the Chaos

How To Escape “Busy” And Connect With Your Kids

If the ticking of the clock (or the ping of your phone) has been guiding you and your family for far too long, it’s time to escape. Here’s the answer to connecting with your kids and finding UnBusy moments within the chaos.

READ POST
2019-01-11T16:46:59+00:00
If the ticking of the clock (or the ping of your phone) has been guiding you and your family for far too long, it’s time to escape. Here’s the answer to connecting with your kids and finding UnBusy moments within the chaos. READ POST
7 Fun Family Dinner Ideas - Pizza night with simple frozen cheese pizzas that you can top with all kinds of combinations in quadrants before baking. #familydinner #simplerecipe #recipe #dinner #dinnertime #pizza #pizzarecipe *Love this list of easy, kid-friendly ideas for super

7 Fool-Proof Ways to Make Dinnertime the Best Part of Your Day

From frantic meals in the car on the way to soccer, to miserably silent dinners when my partner and I were too stressed to talk, to loudly chaotic dinners as everyone at the table (the kids AND me) dissolved into tears over the nightly picky eating battle. Sound familiar? Then you and I are new BFFs.

READ TIPS
2019-01-11T16:57:31+00:00
7 Fun Family Dinner Ideas - Pizza night with simple frozen cheese pizzas that you can top with all kinds of combinations in quadrants before baking. #familydinner #simplerecipe #recipe #dinner #dinnertime #pizza #pizzarecipe *Love this list of easy, kid-friendly ideas for super
From frantic meals in the car on the way to soccer, to miserably silent dinners when my partner and I were too stressed to talk, to loudly chaotic dinners as everyone at the table (the kids AND me) dissolved into tears over the nightly picky eating battle. Sound familiar? Then you and I are new BFFs. READ TIPS

How to Encourage Moments of Wonder While Traveling With Your Family

The older I grow, the more I realize that the moments of wonder I have found the most profound are the truly simple ones. They often involve engaging with my environment in a way that brings me a sense of awe. And yet, these moments of wonder are easily overlooked.

READ TIPS
2019-01-11T17:01:23+00:00
The older I grow, the more I realize that the moments of wonder I have found the most profound are the truly simple ones. They often involve engaging with my environment in a way that brings me a sense of awe. And yet, these moments of wonder are easily overlooked. READ TIPS

latest from

the Blog