Yearly Archives: 2010


Daddy’s Little Tax Deduction

Today is a good day. A very good day. A great day to have an outside baby. Thank heavens she’s an outsideView full post »


“Little” Leyna Lorelei

And by “little” I mean, yeah, she’s not as big as my 2.5 year old, but HOLY HELL this kid is huge for aView full post »


Tiny Traveler Nursery in a PB&J Color Palette

I STILL don’t have a baby to put in it, but the nursery is done, and I thought I’d try to occupy myself by doing the grandView full post »


Baby’s First Christmas

Looks like it won’t be until 2011 And she’s going to be way too big for this by then. (I KNEW I was jinxingView full post »


Cloth Diapering 2 Years Later

This post will wrap up my Cloth Diaper Week and a Half. I’ve had a great time chatting with you all and answering your questions.View full post »



I’ve come to the point in pregnancy when it’s best to keep sharp objects away from me, both to protect others from my wrath andView full post »


Cloth Diaper Week and a Half Awesome Continues! Giveaways

I’ve got a couple more amazing giveaways, as promised in my Vlog post here. Up for grabs are a FuzziBunz one-size pocket diaper (asView full post »


From Prefolds to AIO’s, A Cloth Diaper Vlog

A lot of my friends and readers frequently ask me, “What’s the difference between the types of cloth diapers?” I do myView full post »


The Rock Lust Continues

Nearing the end of this lightning fast pregnancy and I’m finding it harder and harder to settle on what I want to eat when it comesView full post »


Help bumGenius Help Low Income Families And Win Something For Yourself!

There are many benefits to cloth diapering, but I think the most indisputable is the money saving factor. Cloth diapers are a one timeView full post »


I Interrupt Cloth Diaper Week To Let You Know

I’m NOT in labor. Really. I know these contractions, which have been coming every 3ish minutes for the past hour or two and onlyView full post »


Let’s Kick Off Cloth Diaper Week With a Giveaway!

I decided sort of last minute to dedicate this week on the blog to cloth diapers. I am having so much fun prepping allView full post »


Coffee Sweaters- A Beginner Crochet Project

My nesting is in full swing, but instead of it manifesting itself in useful urges, like wanting to scour the bathroom with a toothbrush,View full post »


She’s Here!

She’s not very soft, and I’m not sure she likes to cuddle. Breastfeeding is most definitely out of the question, butView full post »


Little Interrogator

“What is that, momma?” “I don’t know, Kendall. What?” “What is that, momma?” “What,View full post »


Hang In There BIG Guy!

We officially have the most awesome Santa ever. We’ve been going to him since Kendall’s first Christmas, and just had anotherView full post »


Fill Me Up With Positive, Please

There’s no way around it, no way to avoid it, to ignore it. I can’t deny anymore that I’M HAVING A BABY VERY SOON. Very.View full post »


My First Video Review (And Giveaway)! The BLANQI Body Styler

I ramble on a bit in this, so I’ll just cut to the chase and post the video so you can check it out. Forgive the audio! It’s myView full post »


Felt Pomp Wreath Tutorial

You know I love me a festive wreath, especially one that looks nothing like those grapevine atrocities they sell at the local craft store.View full post »


Thanksgiving Wrap Up & How To Wrap Up Green Beans in AWESOME

Something happens to me when life gets busy and I get exhausted- I neglect my blog. I’ve been trying to blog about about beingView full post »


Join Me and Dr. Greene to White Out Our Babies’ Food

This past Saturday I had another opportunity to listen to Dr. Greene, an amazing, world renowned pediatrician, speak atView full post »


How Old Will You Be…

When I stop checking on you, watching for your breath, kissing your cheek and tucking you back in before I go toView full post »


Pregnant 2nd Time Moms- A Warning

The end is definitely near. I’ve been in denial about this pregnancy actually coming to a close and producing a real, live baby, butView full post »


A Little Christmas List Help?

It’s really no secret that I’m not a huge fashionista. And since I’ve submerged myself in my bubble of maternity wear theView full post »


The Truth Is, I Wondered If I Could Take It Back

So I’m in a bit of a funk lately, and I don’t really know why, but I have a feeling it has a lot to do with the impendingView full post »


Quilt Hoop Bow Holder Tutorial

I’m swinging by this Saturday night to show off a little weekend crafting. I’m trying to knock out all the little projects thatView full post »


Curiouser and Curiouser

6 weeks away from the arbitrary day in which I may or may not deliver my 2nd baby. (YOU HAVE SIX WEEKS TO GET YOUR CHRISTMAS SHOPPING DONEView full post »


My Take On Mother Madness & 10 Things That Might Help It

So there was this Wall Street Journal article that went a little viral over the last few days (at least among the mothers I hang withView full post »


It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like… A HUGE Giveaway!

Okay, I’m not going to say it because I RESPECT THE TURKEY, but I can’t deny that I’m starting to *think* about, youView full post »


Water On The Rocks, A Pica Lust Story

So there’s this rock, this rock that my husband brought back from a Spring Break trip to the Grand Canyon about 9 years ago. ThisView full post »


The Breakdown Of Party Planning Psychosis

6 weeks out I think I’ll have a Halloween party. I think I’ll have a toddler Halloween party. That’s a fabulous idea! AView full post »


How I Spent My Kid-Free Staycation

This update is coming later than I originally planned for a couple reasons. 1. I got some sort of wretched stomach bug/24 hour flu a coupleView full post »


The Hyland’s Teething Tablet Recall Means I Owe My Husband an Apology

Scott, my husband, works for the FDA. He’s always been a bit  (sometimes a lot) paranoid. His OCD tendencies are a running jokeView full post »


Even Stranger Than Vanilla Ice’s HGTV Show

The other night, after a particularly productive day of home decorating, cleaning and renovation, Scott and I kicked back on the couchView full post »


Karma Catches Up with Dimples Cupcakes

A lot of you may remember a couple blog posts I did around this time last year about a Dallas based cupcake chain called Dimples Cupcakes.View full post »


Blood, Sweat and Tears

Oh, there were all three yesterday as I attempted to complete the many sewing projects I have left for baby girl’s nursery. And cussView full post »