Boy Mom 101

It may have taken me 2+ years but I think I have finally gotten the hang of this #BoyMom thing. They really should give you a brochure or something when you leave the hospital with your son. Warning: There will be excessive dirt, bugs, and broken bones. Enjoy! Anyways, I woke up Tru and asked …

Time for Tea

  Tatum woke up and asked to have an impromptu tea party, so I said, you guessed it, YES! Why not right? They were going to dirty dishes for breakfast anyways. She facetimed her grandma, who couldn’t say no, and within the hour we had ourselves a sweet little tea party.ย A few years back Tatum …

When to Start School

Asย some of my friends were posting pictures of their children’s 1st day of preschool I started to panic. Being a stay at home mom, it didn’t make sense (logically or financially) for me to send my kids to preschool, but seeing my friends cute little kids with their massive back packs on and new shoes …

Saying “Yes!” More

Hey there! I am Kaile– ย Tatum, Tru and River’s mom (because once you’re a mom youย are known on the street by your kids right?) Welcome to Memories & Messes. I hope this can be a place were you find inspiration to say “yes!” more, making more memories and messes with your child(ren). The goal here …