Facing the anxiety of caring for our Children

Facing the anxiety of caring for our Children

My “baby” will not eat any grapes. No grapes.  Grapes are a choking hazard. Keep balloons out of the room. Balloons can float over the crib and be a strangulation hazard. Don’t keep cards that play music laying around. The batteries look like candy and are deadly when...
Classic Names With Cool Nicknames

Classic Names With Cool Nicknames

Here are some classic names with a unique and cool nickname. Classic NameNickname AmabellaAmma BrinleyBrin Charlotte Charlie Emerson Emmie EmmabellaEmmy Genevieve Evie GraylinGracie Isabell Izzy JoelleJoie OliviaOllie Penelope Penny PhoenixFi RoselynRosie Veronica...
9 Adorable First Birthday Photo Ideas

9 Adorable First Birthday Photo Ideas

A first birthday is a very special day. It’s a day of sentiment and wonder.  A first birthday party is not just for your little love, but a day of celebrating your journey as a parent. After spending the last 11 months watching your child hit milestones and...
Surviving the First Week with a Newborn

Surviving the First Week with a Newborn

As I am reaching my final weeks in my second pregnancy, I am starting to think of those first few days home. Here’s what I learned surviving the first week with a newborn. After delivering Libby on a Thursday night, I had one more day in the hospital. When...
Preparing for Baby Printables

Preparing for Baby Printables

If you have been following along, you know I am about ready for baby number two to get here. I have spent the past few months preparing for her arrival and am now in overdrive. Along the way I have been putting together some printables and resources for other...
Managing Toddler Toy Clutter

Managing Toddler Toy Clutter

Having a toddler, I was not prepared for this… Terrible twos, tantrums, sleep regressions—those things I was prepared for. The massive stockpile of toys scattered throughout every room in my house, I was/am not.  Much prior to having Libby, I had a secret fear...