Terra Cotta Wind Chime Project

This afternoon Abby and I had lots of fun making wind chimes. We made one for both of her grandmas and one for her. I had recently seen a photo of similar chimes online, but it didn't have instructions. I thought that it wouldn't be too difficult to put together and would be something fun … Continue reading Terra Cotta Wind Chime Project

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More Ridiculous Things I Have Told My Toddler

Every day it seems I find myself saying something crazy to my kid. Most of the time I forget to write it down, but occasionally I remember. Enjoy! 1. You'd better watch out, you just about poked yourself in the eye with your toe. 2. Your chicken is not a phone. Eat it. 3. Your … Continue reading More Ridiculous Things I Have Told My Toddler

Our Family Weekend Activities

Weekends are always our family's favorite part of the week. They are a time where we get to spend time together, relax, and have fun. Let's face it- life is expensive, having kids is expensive, everything is expensive these days- and our family is growing so we are trying to save money wherever we can. … Continue reading Our Family Weekend Activities

A Baby “Sprinkle”

Having a baby "sprinkle," or second baby shower- is it tacky or a fun idea? A few years ago I was researching ideas for my sister's baby shower on Pinterest when I first saw pins about baby sprinkles. They are called a "sprinkle" to differentiate them from a "shower." They are supposed to be given … Continue reading A Baby “Sprinkle”

Getting Ready for my Little Monster: Decorating Baby’s Bedroom

I have been anxious to get baby boy's bedroom decorated and ready for him to come home to, or as my husband said recently, "nesting like crazy." Part of it is because I am excited, part of it is because I want it to be done if he were to be born early. My cousin … Continue reading Getting Ready for my Little Monster: Decorating Baby’s Bedroom

Potty Training Isn’t for Pussies, Part 2

Potty training... what a joy. Not. Abby has been potty training for about a month and a half. I really went into this process with no expectations and no experience. I didn't know how it was going to go. I will say that she has done very well, even though at times it has been … Continue reading Potty Training Isn’t for Pussies, Part 2