I suddenly have a bit of time to myself this morning and thought I would write up this blog that's been sitting in my head for awhile. Benzo took the big kid to an art class and the little one is asleep in the swing next to me. I should probably clean up the pile… Continue reading Curtain Tie Backs
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Lactation Cookies
One of the lactation consultants gave me this recipe during our hospital stay after I delivered Little Brother. I made them within a couple days of coming home. Nursing has gone pretty smoothly for me this time (knock on wood) but I still thought it couldn't hurt to get a boost from the right foods. … Continue reading Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Lactation Cookies
Whale Canvas Nursery Art
The past few months my main house projects have been putting together the nursery and a big boy room for my older son. I haven't been much of a decorator in the past but this time I really enjoyed it! I did a few crafty projects for both rooms and the one I wanted to… Continue reading Whale Canvas Nursery Art
Little Brother is Here!
Maybe he was just trying to keep up with big brother already, but little brother surprised us this week by deciding he was ready for the world 11 days before his due date. (Big brother was a week early - I am a lucky mama to have two early and healthy babies.) We are home… Continue reading Little Brother is Here!
How I Cloth Diaper As a Working Mom
My son is almost 7 months old and has been cloth diapered since he was a month old. My husband and I both work full-time jobs so our son goes to daycare 5 days a week. I used to think cloth diapering was only for stay-at-home moms. But it's not. Cloth diapering is actually very easy and… Continue reading How I Cloth Diaper As a Working Mom
The Crib Story
Let's take a little break from food posts for a personal story. For the past week or so I've been stressin' about Baby Boy's crib. At the beginning of the year a family at our church offered to give us their crib that they no longer needed. We were very excited and thankful - a… Continue reading The Crib Story