Category: Crafts

DIY: Valentine’s Day heart crayons

Pinterest has left me wanting to do so many fun projects. I’ve been trying to think of a cute project to give the kids at pre-school for Valentine’s Day. Candy is not an option and I needed something that was gender neutral.…

Category: Family

Not your typical OB appointment

Today I had my monthly OB follow-up appointment. My husband was actually able to come with me to this one, and we were hoping to get in a quick unscheduled ultrasound. He just wanted to take a peak at our little girl.…

Category: Family

Something I adore

I never really follow through with projects like this one. I’m really going to try though. After writing my year-in-review, I realized we really slowed down on our picture taking. I know this happens to all of us at some point but I want to get back into the habit of picture taking before baby #2 arrives this spring.…

Category: General

A year in review, where did 2011 go?

Painting a frame

I think we all have the same thoughts every year. We wonder where the time went and how the end of the year is here already. This year is no exception. I realized early this year was that I wasn’t taking nearly enough pictures.…

Category: General

Cookie exchange on a budget

I love the season leading up to Christmas. It’s the only time of year when I make all my favorite cookies, and then they’re gone before I know it! This year, I decided to do a Cookie Exchange. After starting to plan and looking into the details, I thought it might get a little expensive.…