It's funny how having children changes the way you think. When I had a headache, I grabbed for a bottle. If I had a cold, I grabbed for more bottles. I treated symptoms my whole life without even realizing that there could be more to it. Until I had children. All of a sudden I was … [Read more...] about Medicine Cabinet Makeover with Essential Oils
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You are not alone. I don't know who you are. I don't know your background. I don't know what kind of day you had yesterday, or how your morning started out today. I don't know if you have children, what your job is, if you lost your temper yesterday, or if your patience is just running thin. But … [Read more...] about Desperate? Need to Breathe?
Super S received a Sand and Water Table for Christmas last year. During the snow, I put snow in the sand side for sensory play. She LOVED it! After seeing this post, and then this post, I knew that she needed to play with flour. Outside. In her sand table. This would be after she played with the … [Read more...] about The Sand and Water Table with a Twist
Do you sew? Do you find that when you pull out your sewing notions, or craft supplies for that matter, all of a sudden your children swarm you? Ha! Maybe it's just me. I've been on the look out for activities and products to instill in my daughter a love for all things sewing and really … [Read more...] about Toddler Sewing Basket
Baby Boy 8 lbs 9 oz and 21 inches born on October 3rd at 3:02 pm (Scroll down to read his birth story. If you'd rather not, enjoy the pictures :). ) First bath Footprints He's had a long day :). I was starving! Tiny Pup was on the bed and Super S laid down next to him. So sweet! She … [Read more...] about Welcome to the World
I was just on our local Mommies site and found some interesting uses for breastmilk. It is not as crazy as the site I found of some woman trying to make cheese with her breastmilk (I was searching for how to increase my supply and came across her site - weird). If you happen to try any of these, … [Read more...] about Liquid Gold aka Breastmilk