• Motherhood

    Not So Terrible Twos

    Not so terrible twos. As I sit here and reflect on the last year of Oliver being a two-year-old, I realize they were not so terrible and I am going to miss this age. At some point in time, being two received the name “terrible twos.” They come with meltdowns and temper tantrums. They come with whining and screaming. And yes it will be a challenging age, but honestly what age isn’t? But it was also the age where Oliver learned so much and found his affection. What the “terrible twos” taught us While Oliver was two he learned to say his name. He learned his identity in the world,…

  • Motherhood

    Baby Teething Remedies

    Baby Teething Remedies. Most babies get their first teeth between six to twelve months. Some get them earlier and others later. Teething can be a rough patch for both mom and child. Some babies run a fever, others just chew and droll on everything. Oliver popped his first tooth when he was seven months and Emmitt when he was six months. Once they have their first tooth, you think it will get easier. And maybe it will for a little bit until their second or third tooth tries coming through. This will go on until they have all their teeth, and then the two-year molars decide to join the party.…

  • DIY,  Home Decor

    DIY Bookshelf Ledges

    DIY Bookshelf Ledges. First, I would like to tell you about the books I wanted to display on the shelves. I had purchased these amazing baby books from the Polka dot print shop. If you are a new momma, or already have kiddos these books are great for capturing little moments as your children grow. They have multiple types of books for your journey in motherhood. If you are currently pregnant, they have a “bump” book to keep track of your pregnancy. Once, your little one is born they have a baby book, toddler book, and birthday book. They also come in gorgeous colors and designs, and you can personalize…