• DIY

    Easy DIY Card Booklet

    Easy DIY card booklet. This may be my hoarding side coming out, but I like to keep certain things that are of importance in my child’s life. I hope, when they grow up, they will appreciate all the items I saved from their childhood. When there is a big milestone in one’s life, you tend to receive a card. Whether it’s a Birthday card, a Baby Shower card or a Holiday card. As an adult, I enjoy looking back at my Birthday cards, specifically the ones I received from my parents and siblings. So, for the special occasions that my boys receive cards, I keep them. Instead of having a…

  • Motherhood

    A Fed Baby is a Happy Baby

    A fed baby is a happy baby. Hello Mamas and Mamas To Be! I would like to begin by saying that breastfeeding is great. Bottle feeding is great. Formula feeding is great. However, you feed your child is great! You are doing a wonderful job, Mama! As long as your wonderful, squishy babe is fed, that is all that matters! Baby Number One When I became pregnant I knew that I wanted to breastfeed my babes. But I did not know how hard it was going to be. No one can prepare you for how hard your journey will be. Every breastfeeding journey is different. My first son, Oliver, and…

  • DIY,  Home Decor

    DIY String Art

    DIY string art. String art has become a popular way of creating your own unique decor. It has been around for a few years but has recently become popular again. It can be as simple or difficult as you would like it to be. List of supplies a background of your choice 1-inch flat head nails string or thin yarn scissors hammer I chose a wide piece of wood as my background and had my handy husband cut it into a few even pieces. We stained it an espresso color. I decided to use the heart as a template. You can freehand the design or draw it with chalk. Also,…

  • Motherhood

    New Year New Me No Thanks!

    New year New me No thanks. New me, means I would want to get rid of the old me. That is not the case. The old me shaped me into the person I am today. I just want to be a BETTER ME! Starting a new year can be scary and exhilarating. Starting a new decade even more scary and exhilarating. I started this new year and decade dreading about the fact I would be turning thirty! I know what you are thinking, “age is just a number” or “there are so many other things to worry about” but I was struggling. Honestly, my twenties were when I got married…