Monthly Archives: August 2011


Turn 4 Swaddling Blankets Into A Family of Bunnies

It’s here! The sequel to my Elephant from Swaddling Blankets tutorial. I know, the anticipation was killing youView full post »


Leyna’s Infectious Joy (And Her First Kiss)

One of my BFFs (since Jr. High!) came to visit over the weekend and brought her 15 month old little boy. He was so sweet to Leyna,View full post »


The Playdate Pledge

I used to really work up a sweat preparing for playdates hosted at our house. I also worked myself into a crazy tizzy. Are the windowsView full post »


Better Than A Bag Of Chips

Thank you to LUNA Protein for providing me a LUNA Protein sample pack to review. The opinions I’ve expressed here are solely my ownView full post »


The Most Beautiful Birth Photos I’ve Ever Seen

I stumbled upon a birth photo session from a local photographer (Keri Duckett Photography) posted on Facebook yesterday. The previewView full post »


Before There Was Baby Rabies

This is something small, taken from something very big I’ve been working on. Gah. I almost hate to put this out there because?View full post »


Our Toddler Top 10 Essentials

Earlier this year I posted our Top 10 Newborn Essentials, and now I’m going to hit you up with the top 10 things WE use to make lifeView full post »


Always In My Refrigerator: Greek Yogurt

Let me put this out there to begin with- I’m not posing as any sort of foodie here. I’m not claiming I know my way around aView full post »


My Baby Starts Preschool (A momAgenda School Years Review & Giveaway)

After a 3 millennia week summer break, Kendall’s gearing up to start his first day of K3 (preschool for 3 year olds) next Tuesday.View full post »


Blogging Tip- Find your “Graduating Class”

From time to time I get emails or tweets asking for tips on blogging. This is one I always include, so I thought I’d put it down inView full post »


Don’t Box Me In: Why I don’t want to be called an Attachment (or any type of) Parent

I own 3 baby wraps and an Ergo. I breastfeed, and our babies co-sleep with us for their first few months of life, but don’t call meView full post »


We Have Enough Dirty Dishes In This House

At the end of the day, our little family of 4 (only 3 of which drink out of glasses) amasses something like 15 dirty glasses. I’veView full post »


The Post So Many Have Been Waiting For

An update on the terrorist… Listen, I really hate to even type this out FOR FEAR I JINX IT. But, for you all, IView full post »


This Is How a Mommy Keeps A Baby Down

This is the chubby baby I left at home last week… This is the baby I came home to… IView full post »


Notes for Blogher12

Notes For Blogher12 1. Friends are worth more than swag. I should spend more time with friends and less time with people trying to give meView full post »


Best Blogher11 Memories

1. Wine from wine bottles, poured straight into mouths and plastic bottles and never wine glasses, with too many ladies to count, packed inView full post »


6 Things I Learned from Blogher11 Sessions

I’ve reduced my Blogher experience to lists because that’s the only way I can process it right now, and to save you all fromView full post »


Thank You, Mr. Mom

I left the kids with Scott for 5 days while I did the Blogher thing in San Diego. I kept trying to prepare him for what it might be like,View full post »


How Not To Ask A Question At A Conference #Blogher11

I’m halfway home from Blogher, stuck in a frigid airport in El Paso. I attempted to curl up in a corner and pass out, but my teethView full post »


Blogher Away Message

Hello, I’m unable to come to my blog today because I’m busy doing one of the following: 1. “Packing” (stuffing andView full post »


Shiny New Blog!

HI!! Just stopping in real fast to say LOOK! Look at my new space! Isn’t it beautiful? And clean? And organized? AndView full post »