Three Things Your Dad Doesn’t Want for Father’s Day (And One Thing He Does Want)

Things Your Dad Doesn't Want for Father's Day - Hearts and Laserbeams

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Fellowes Brands. I received a product sample to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. You rocked Mother’s Day, and showed your mom how rad you think she is. You had a fabulous day together, […]

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You’re Not My Best Friend Anymore

You're Not My Best Friend Anymore - Hearts and Laserbeams

We… have had our hands full lately, Josh and I. That is an understatement. Along with our crazy work schedules and ten acres of fixer-upper farm to contend with, there are two small children that we just can’t seem to stop taking care of. We just like them is all. That doesn’t always mean they’re […]

Controlling Your Blood Pressure

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We received compensation for this guest post. Interested in placing your own content? Contact us. High blood pressure is one of the most important vital signs that show us the condition of our overall health. When we talk about blood pressure in particular, it represents the pressure which blood is exerting on the walls of […]

3 Technology Life Hacks for Parents

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Life hacks are all the rage these days – they’re those little tips that make life so much easier. I’m excited to share 3 technology life hacks for parents with you; if you’ve got your own to share, I’d love for you to post em in the comments to help other parents that find this […]

What is Enuresis?

What is Enuresis? - Hearts and Laserbeams

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for GoodNites* TRU-FIT*. I received a promotional item to thank me for participating. Tust me, if you’re asking yourself “What is enuresis?” you’ve absolutely heard about it before. So what is enuresis? If you’ve got kids, you know it’s more common name. Enuresis is […]

Crafts for Sick Kids – Cool Color Changing Robot Light


Crafts for sick kids isn’t necessarily something I would make plans for, but man did it save my bacon this afternoon! Phil’s been laid up sick on the couch since Sunday, and normally that’d be just fine by him. Because you know what a sick day means for a little kid? A bajillion hours of […]

Rose Drawing from Valentines Flowers

Rose Drawing of Some Valentines Flowers - Hearts and Laserbeams

This lovely bouquet was courtesy of the folks at The Bouqs. All opinions are my own. I told you I’ve been working on a sketchbook challenge this year. So far, I’ve been drawing whatever comes to mind as I sit on the couch unwinding at the end of the day. Lots of paisley patterns pour […]

Hand Drawn Lettering and Inspiration for Moms – Words to Live By

Patience Grace and Strength Hand Drawn Lettering and Script Typography by Hearts and Laserbeams

I’m fully aware how ironic it is that I’m writing about this as my morning in the office hits record levels of chaos, but I still wanted to share this hand drawn lettering with you. I shared this with my friend Melissa from church, a fellow boy mom with her hands full, on a Sunday […]