Parenting in a Crowd

Most days I feel like I'm getting the hang of this whole mom thing.  My daughter won't sleep without me or JT pressed up next to her, she won't take milk anywhere except straight from the tap, and she is still working on being able to play on her own without constant entertainment from me … Continue reading Parenting in a Crowd

The SAHM (Or SAHD) Life

My job title is now stay-at-home-mom (SAHM), but what does that mean?  I think it's different for everyone who finds themselves in this position. As a first time mom to an almost 4 month old, for me it means: I don't get near enough sleep even though I'm "in bed" from about 7:30PM until 5:30AM … Continue reading The SAHM (Or SAHD) Life

Nursery Update!

Now that my daughter is three and a half months old, her nursery has finally come together!  In a previous post I mentioned that we decided to go with a Star Wars theme, but I wanted it to be sort of subtle so that as she ages the room can grow with her. Many people … Continue reading Nursery Update!

Oatmeal Waffles (good for lactation!)

First and foremost, this is not just a recipe for lactating moms!  JT has eaten these and hasn't had problems with unwanted milk production.  So if you are just looking for a way to make waffles a little heartier this is also a recipe for you! As an exclusively breastfeeding mom, I'm always on the lookout for … Continue reading Oatmeal Waffles (good for lactation!)

Nursery Themes

I began thinking about how I would decorate my first child's nursery pretty much as soon as my biological clock began making some noise, around five years ago.  By the time I found out I was pregnant I had the future nursery theme narrowed down to three ideas. Idea one, while cool for a kids room, would be perhaps … Continue reading Nursery Themes