Child #1 is a huge adjustment. You hover. You lay awake at night listening to all the chirps and burps rumbling from this new little creature laying in the zoo-animal-bedazzled porta-crib next to you. You change your baby’s clothes every. single. time. they spit out the tiniest portion of bodily fluid. You change their diaper… Continue reading The Extra
I have two sons. I am the mother of two. I know millions of women have more than one child. I just have to say it over and over again and type it to really believe it. It really does make me feel on top of the world. My little Huddy Buddy turned two months… Continue reading 2 Months Huddy Buddy
We’ve been having so much fun this fall. It’s easy to do that with a precocious almost-two-year-old. There’s been a lot of sugar involved. And costumes. Costumes should be allowed all year. Mothers love costumes.
Craft Night with the girls included this great project called 30 Days of Gratitude. We got together and cut and pasted these beautiful envelopes with matching cards. You list 5 things that you’re thankful for everyday. Day #1: A fun family, Trick or Treating, lazy rainy weekends in our jammies, big kid friends and sleeping… Continue reading 30 Days of Gratitude
This French Fruit Wall Art would be an adorable addition to my kitchen in Belgium. I may have to make this adorable matching game as a stocking stuffer for Tripp. Oh, to find the time. I just found this awesome site with a complete list of German Christmas Markets. Unfortunately, this year we won’t be… Continue reading Sunday Links
In the sewing room (or in my case, on the kitchen table): I’m totally itching to make one of these adorable fabric flowers, check out this girl’s extensive list. I have plans to make one of these adorable swaddle wraps for Huddy for Christmas. I think that child will be swaddled until the day he… Continue reading Sunday Links
I’m not disciplined at it, but I’m striving to be, more and more everyday. Some mornings life gets away from me. Breakfast preparations, the dishes. The 2-year-molars waking the older one early. The 4 night wakings by the 7 week-old causing a sleepy Mama who can’t pull herself from the covers before 6:30 AM. But… Continue reading Quiet-Time Basket