Babies and Toddlers · DIY Projects

DIY Vick’s Shower Pods

I don't know about you, but this warm again - cold again weather is certainly messing with the healthiness of our household! Our little girl has gotten the brunt of it with a yucky cold. In my opinion, colds in little ones are particularly sad because there isn't a whole lot they can take (or… Continue reading DIY Vick’s Shower Pods

Babies and Toddlers · DIY Projects · Holidays

Green Pepper Shamrock Stamping

St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner, and if you're looking for a super simple craft to do with your littles to celebrate, this Green Pepper stamping will be perfect! Mother Nature teased us this week with some beautiful springy weather, and today she dumped a bunch of cold, wet snow on us. So… Continue reading Green Pepper Shamrock Stamping

Babies and Toddlers · DIY Projects · Holidays

Toddler “Blowing Kisses” Valentine Cards

It's almost Valentine's Day! I'm a sucker for a good crafty project, so I wanted to make some cute Valentines with Reagan. We whipped up these little "blowing kisses" cards to send out to all her grandparents! My hub's family all lives out of state, so these cards were also the perfect way to send… Continue reading Toddler “Blowing Kisses” Valentine Cards

Motherhood · Pregnancy

Real Moms Dish: Things people said when I was pregnant

"So how much weight have you gained?" "Seriously, you're not going to find out the sex of the baby?" "Are you ready?" "You're obviously having a boy. I can tell by how you're carrying." "You're obviously having a girl. I can tell by how you're carrying." (Alright, well clearly one of you is wrong...) Those are… Continue reading Real Moms Dish: Things people said when I was pregnant

Babies and Toddlers · DIY Projects

DIY Color Sorting Activity

Sorting colors is a great skill to practice with toddlers and preschoolers. To make the process fun, I whipped up this color sorting tray to use with Reagan and she picked it up so quickly! (Bonus, it's also a great fine motor skill builder!) This literally took me about ten minutes to put together, and… Continue reading DIY Color Sorting Activity

Babies and Toddlers · Motherhood

Real Moms Dish: Things I said Before I had kids…

"Everyone is a perfect parent before they have kids..." Truer words have never been spoken. Do you remember back in the days before you had kids and you got all judge-y watching moms in public with screaming, writhing children? "My children will never behave that way. They will act appropriate when we are in a… Continue reading Real Moms Dish: Things I said Before I had kids…

Babies and Toddlers · Holidays · Motherhood

New Year’s Celebrations with Kids

Once you join the parenthood club, New Year's Eve tends to look a little different...as in no high heels, last calls, and dance clubs. But that doesn't mean we have to stop celebrating altogether! Whether your kiddos are old enough to remember it or if they honestly couldn't care less, it's just a great opportunity… Continue reading New Year’s Celebrations with Kids

Babies and Toddlers · Holidays

51 Toddler Stocking Stuffers

Christmas is by far my favorite holiday, and being a parent adds a completely different level of magic to the fun. Reagan will be a few months shy of 2 years old this Christmas and she's starting to enjoy the process of unwrapping gifts. (Or so I've learned watching her try to open other people's… Continue reading 51 Toddler Stocking Stuffers