Relactation – 3 Methods


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Lactation There are many reasons why women decide they need to stimulate lactation to breastfeed. Some wish to breastfeed their newborn after having fed their baby formula for a while. That is an amazing switch and I wish you all the luck in the world. Some women wish to breastfeed an adopted child, which I […]

April 25, 2015

Montessori Basics


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What is the Montessori Method? So with all this talk about how we discovered the Montessori method, and now that you’ve seen Gregory’s floor bed set up, I think it about time to start elaborating more on what exactly Montessori is. The Montessori Method is an educational approach developed by Dr. Maria Montessori. An Italian […]

April 23, 2015

Relactation – Week 1


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My Relactation Journey So Far So If you haven’t read This post here, let me give you a quick update on what’s going on. I’ve decided to attempt relactation in hopes to restart breastfeeding my 13 month old. It has been about 3 months now since we were last breastfeeding on a regular basis and […]

April 20, 2015

Recipe – French Toast Sticks


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Breakfast isn’t Something we always ate pre-pregnancy. Then it quickly became essential morning ritual in our home. With Gregory becoming a more independant eater it is important for him to be able to handle his food and learn how to feed himself. The best way us parents can do that is by letting them go […]

April 18, 2015

Condo Tour – Master Bedroom


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Continuing with our condo tour, I am happy to present to you our master bedroom! We room share- meaning our son sleeps in the same bedroom as us. We also have opted for a floor bed for Gregory, meaning he sleeps on a mattress… on the floor. It looks nicer than it sounds, trust me. […]

April 16, 2015

How to Deal with Difficult Children


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  Facebook Newsfeed I’m not one for Facebook, as my experiences have always been less than great with my ‘friends’ unfortunately. If you recall, I might have stated in an earlier post that I am not on Facebook, but I am now as a result of working for CHIC Luxury Soaps. I was hesitant to […]

April 15, 2015

Relactation – Starting my Journey


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Starting Relactation So I think it has been about 2 months since Gregory fully stopped breastfeeding. That makes me really sad on so many levels. It wasn’t by choice to stop, there were outside factors that contributed and prevented me from properly breastfeeding. Can you feel the helplessness that overcame me when I realized what […]

April 13, 2015

We Went for a Walk


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As a stay at home mom it is absolutely essential for me to get out of the house. It isn’t good for anyone to be cooped up inside for too long. Not to mention it is the only way Gregory will be able to explore the outside is if I go outside. So the other […]

April 10, 2015

Montessori Bed Update


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So if you remember this post hereĀ I told you we had recently discovered the rad Italian parenting style – Montessori. There has not been a crib in our home for some time now, in its place is a floor bed. Everyone loves it. Gregory sleeps with no more protest than normal, and this time when […]

April 8, 2015

Condo Tour – Living Room


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The living room is a room that I am never quite satisfied with. But every time I move something I like it a little bit better. That’s our next room on our condo tour to preserve our home before we move. This is where the living happens!

April 7, 2015

Sensory Play – Rainbow Noodles


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We’re celebrating National Find a Rainbow Day! Tomorrow is going to be a relaxed day… I have a scheduled post, no mini celebrations. Just a low key day before Easter Sunday. Sometimes its when we slow down is when life is best. But today was a great day and I wouldn’t have done anything else! […]

April 5, 2015

Date Night Foot Pampering


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I am always striving to self-improve, one aspect that every married person can always work on is doing acts of love for their spouse. Unfortunately, this was a promised act of love that I had not acted upon for an extended period of time. It was long over-due, but still enjoyed all the same. Adrien […]

April 4, 2015

Recipe – PB&J French Toast


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Yesterday was National Walking Day, today is Peanut Butter and Jelly Day! When I looked up an alternative to April fools day I also remembered that there are a ton of fun little holidays we can celebrate and ‘buy’ in to… our own rad way. I’m so excited for PB&J day. Here’s what we did […]

April 3, 2015

Condo Tour – Master Bathroom


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Here we go, the second room in our condo to preserve for my memories. I’m going to just bang out the second bath here while we’re on the topic, seems simple enough. The thing I love most about home decor is that it can totally change the feel of a room. The guest bath was […]

April 2, 2015

National Walking Day


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Today was National Walking day, a day to take a moment, grab your running shoes and go for a walk. The goal was 30 minutes, but Gregory and I went out and ran some errands. First, the library, to drop off some DVD’s daddy borrowed. Then the dollar store to buy some cute little bunny […]

April 1, 2015