Lacy Stroessner

Lacy is a wife, mom, teacher, and dreamer, determined to live a BIG life in a simple way. She writes at Living on Love where she shares inspiration for doing just that. From great recipes and fun projects to adventures in the outdoors and experiences in parenting, Lacy believes in living a meaningful life on a daily basis. In addition to her blog, you can find her on Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest.

5 Reasons I Love Having 3 Kids

I’m nearly 10 months into being a mom of 3. And I’ve got to say, it has taken some getting used to. With your first baby, everything is new and different, but totally wonderful. When your second comes along, you learn to juggle a bit and get used to meeting the needs of 2 tiny humans. But when your third is born? It’s survival. You don’t have enough hands or eyes. Sleep becomes a fond memory of the past. As hard and exhausting as it all is, 3 kids has been amazing. Here are 5 reasons I love being a mom of 3…

The Face of Pure Joy

Is there anything better than watching your babe explode with joy?! Little Miss Margot is over the moon with her new Lion King Drop ‘n Roar Simba toy. As soon as I put it on the floor and let her play, she started squealing! It plays some music and Simba and Zazu both say a few things. Her favorite part though, was watching the balls slide down the slide and come out of Simba’s mouth! Pure joy!

A Silly Monster Birthday Party

Now this party is a great example of how you can make a party SO cute and SO fun with a few simple ideas. Monsters don’t have to be scary! In fact, sometimes monsters are SILLY! This silly monster party is perfect for boys or girls, too. Click through to see the super cute details…

8 Tips for Work at Home Moms

I’ve been a work-at-home mom for almost 3 years. With 3 kids and a decent workload, it can be extremely hard to manage. I’ve learned the hard way what works and what doesn’t. Every day, I’m problem solving the to-dos and trying to figure out how to get it all done. Deadlines can’t wait. But neither can crying babies. It’s a constant juggle. Here are 8 tips for work at home moms that might help you be able to manage it all a little bit better…

The Top 20 Baby Names from the Past Decade

Now that another year has come and gone, it’s fun to go back and see what the most popular baby names were. In fact, I thought it would be fun to see what the most popular baby names have been for the past decade! Using the SSA name data, I’ve gathered the top 20 baby names from the past 10 years, for boys and girls alike. Any surprises? Any that you think will gain more popularity again in 2015? Take a look…

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