Recipe – Easter Pancakes


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Not just any pancakes, festive Easter themed pancakes. Note: I’m no pancake artist. I’m a beginner cook as I am still basically beginning my life… I am not ashamed to admit it. Especially not when I am clearly making the effort to better my skills. And who better a teacher than my Grandma? I hate […]

April 11, 2016

Gregory and Mom Selfie Shoot


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Mommy and Gregory Selfies For a very long time I took daily photos of Gregory and posted them to my facebook account. I didn’t want to miss a single change or forget a single feature on his beautiful face. Unfortunately I lost many photos before I uploaded them when my phone broke. Procrastination really doesn’t […]

May 30, 2015

8 Tips for Cutting Little Kids Nails


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I don’t know about you, but when my baby was born the last thing I was thinking about was cutting his nails. And when it came time to do it for the first time, I drew a blank. It was really freaking hard to cut his nails for some reason. His little fingers wouldn’t sit […]

May 25, 2015

Head Injuries for Kids


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A scary Moment Yesterday my heart stopped as I watched Adrien fall with Gregory in his arms. Watching an accident happen, it almost happens in slow motion,yet I feel like I missed the whole thing. One second they were upright going forward, I blinked and they were going down, and hard.Adrien, thankfully, had awesome military […]

May 18, 2015

5 Tips for Baby Eczema


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  I never grew up thinking too much about eczema. When I met my husband, I learned many people have skin conditions and they can arise at any age. When I got pregnant I was really aware of the fact that my son might get eczema. I didn’t know a whole lot about it at […]

May 17, 2015

Sensory Play – Balloon Play


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Toddler Balloon Play Activity I am always on the hunt for a new activity for Gregory to try. Being relatively new to the world still, this isn’t much of a challenge. Last October Gregory and I bought Adrien some birthday balloons and that is the day Gregory discovered how awesome they were. Since then we […]

May 16, 2015

Relactation – Week 4


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Relactation Week 4 This will be my final relactation update for my journey. I can’t believe it has already been a month, and only been a month. Considering earlier this week I was basically done and had quit, and 7 days later he runs to me and asks for a breast several times a day. […]

May 11, 2015

Relactation – Final Update


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Relactation Week 4 This will be my final relactation update for my journey. I can’t believe it has already been a month, and only been a month. Considering earlier this week I was basically done and had quit, and 7 days later he runs to me and asks for a breast several times a day. […]

May 11, 2015

The Montessori Bedroom


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I can’t stop reading and vacuuming information in about Montessori. I feel like there is so much going on inside my little head that it is getting all jumbled together and I need to start writing it down. Also, writing things down and being able to explain/teach something only shows you that you fully understand […]

May 10, 2015

Relactation – Week 3


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This week on our RAD relactation Did you say it like a day time soap opera intro? Ah well…. I have some good news and bad news to share about this weeks relactation process. But first, if you haven’t read the intro, first week, or second week, click through the links if you would like, […]

May 4, 2015

Condo Tour – Spare Room


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Here we are, at the last room in the condo tour. I subconsciously put off writing this one, it isn’t because it isn’t at all special or exciting. In fact I put off writing it because it is sad. This is it. Our realtor said she thinks she will have our house sold by the […]

May 2, 2015

Relactation – Milk Production Boosters


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┬áReady for the Next Step So I have had a little bit of milk come in every other day now, and I am ready to try and boost my milk production. I’ve gotten my pumping schedule down pact now, and I rarely miss a pump, and if I do, I schedule in an extra one. […]

May 1, 2015

Relactation – Week 2


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If you haven’t read last weeks recap, CLICK HERE to do so. Otherwise, welcome to my journey to breastfeeding relactation: week 2. Nothing exciting has happened, and I noticed my lack of liquid intake was getting worse as the week went on. The more I became aware, the worse it got it seemed. Alas, this […]

April 28, 2015

Sensory Play – Newspaper


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  My Library is Resourceful I love the library. Books, movies, internet, information… what’s not to love? Our little family went for a stroll last weekend and stopped in the library to grab a movie for Adrien. On the way out I noticed the newspaper was available. I’ve said it before, I’m all for price […]

April 27, 2015

Montessori The Weaning Glass


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  The Weaning Glass I remember the day our sippy cups were dirty and I was too lazy to clean one. So instead I reached for my cup and let Gregory drink from it. He had done it before many times, it was always a fun surprise because he was copying us. Watching him drink […]

April 26, 2015