Baby Announcement
Marriage, Parenthood

Sweet Baby #2 Is A…

This post was most recently updated on September 26th, 2018Sweet Baby #2 Is A…   We had our anatomy scan this past week! I don’t think I could ever get tired of watching my little wiggler on the screen. It makes all of the hardships of the first trimester so very worth it when you get to see hands and…

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Parenthood

10 Old-Wives Tales for Gender Prediction

This post was most recently updated on September 26th, 201810 Old-Wives Tales for Gender Prediction My husband and I are expecting our second, sweet, sleep sapper late December or early January and we are ecstatic, (read already exhausted). Our beautiful clone-of-me will be 2 ½ when she takes on her new role as a big sister. She already loves to…

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Toddler Busy Book In Action
Toddler Activities

How I Made a Toddler Busy Book for Under $10!

This post was most recently updated on September 26th, 2018Trying to keep my 2-year-old entertained during boring errands can be a challenge. Especially if she didn’t get enough sleep or is cranky because insert any random toddler reasoning. I have a very busy Monday planned full of super boring errands, so I decided to throw together a Toddler Busy Book, but I’m…

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Sauerkraut Sheperd's Pie All Served Up
Parenthood

How to Make Sauerkraut Sheperd’s Pie

This post was most recently updated on November 21st, 2018It can be a little challenging to find a recipe that my family will all love when it comes to classic comfort food. We aren’t picky eaters by any means, but my husband is never over the moon over comfort food. That’s where sauerkraut shepherd’s pie comes in. It’s a relatively simple…

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Parenthood, Toddler Activities

How to Make Time-Saving Toddler Approved Pancakes

This post was most recently updated on November 21st, 2018I started making and freezing my time-saving toddler approved pancakes out of necessity to provide a quick, nutritious breakfast for my 2-year old daughter. That and trying to get out of the door for storytime with a toddler can be frustrating sometimes. And maybe I’d rather be able to get a walk in…

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