Little boys hair grows SO fast! Can I get an amen? Goodness, I feel like I am always taking my boys to the barbershop. And at $12 a pop that really adds up! My husband has been cutting his own hair for years (yep, he is pretty talented) so with his mad skills and my… Continue reading Snip, snip!
Our little one turned one last month and big brother picked his birthday theme: Curious George. He picked the same theme for his own party in a month so I was game. Using the same decorations? Totally. (Apparently I didn’t take a picture of the dessert buffet decked out in all its sweet glory…whoops!). We… Continue reading A Curious George themed birthday
I know this is NOT for everyone…some people do not have the time and a lot simply do not have the desire, but Jude has started eating solids so I’m dusting off my puree making skills. I make baby food for two reasons: I know exactly what is going in it and it is so… Continue reading Purees Galore
If you have a baby. Or toddler. Or preschooler. Or if you are just prone to getting stains on your own clothes then heed the following: Oxi Clean and the sun work magic. Lately I had been noticing my little one’s clothing had quite a few stains on them. Check out those peach stains. Yikes.… Continue reading Stains. Sigh.
I thought it might be fun to share what is on my mind one Tuesday a month thus Tuesday Thoughts starts today! As I adjust to life with two littles the biggest thing on my mind now is trying to decide what to be frugal with and what can be bought, left out or done… Continue reading Tuesday Thoughts 8.30.16
Did you guys think I fell off the face of the earth? I sort of have in a way. : ) Sweet Jude is two months old today and wow, what a good baby is he! Now that I am beginning to get back in the swing of things I will be back with some… Continue reading Sweet Jude
Last summer my husband and I collected some free fence wood from a friend; we used it for the front of our bar downstairs. We had some left over and I asked my husband to save it for any future ideas I might have. Low and behold, I found a use! I went to our pile and… Continue reading Keep the scraps
Last summer I was hitting up garage sales and found this JJ Cole diaper bag for $0.50. Even though I already had a diaper bag and wasn’t pregnant again, I snatched it up. I mean come on….$0.50! The reason for the extremely low price tag? The gal selling it said she priced it that way because there… Continue reading Zipper Repair
Have you seen those super cute growth rulers that parents like to use to track their kiddos height? I have seen them multiple places and they always come with a hefty price tag. $40 for a piece of wood with numbers on it? No bueno. Back when I was pregnant with my first son my… Continue reading Growth Ruler
With another baby coming in a short 4 months (eek!) I decided I better start getting to work on the nursery. Luckily I had most of it already set up due to all the babies in our growing family (having a nursery handy for nursing friends and sisters is so nice!), but decorations are lacking… Continue reading Working on Nursery #2