Throw a Harry Potter Themed Baby Shower on a Budget

    November 7, 2017

    You read that right! We just threw a baby shower (a “sprinkle” since it is my second) for ourselves themed for Harry Potter! Most of the decorations are DIY, along with mostly homemade food and sweets. A friend had a Sillouette and was able to make a couple of the decorations (though this is not required, just makes things easier!). I got most of the inspiration from Pinterest and was able to spend less than $140 on the whole party…

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  • What to Buy for Baby Part 2: Sleeping

    There are so many products out there for helping your child sleep. We struggled a lot with our son (who only wanted to sleep on me!). Baby wearing never really worked out, so we…

    November 6, 2017
  • Soft Sugar Cookies Nobody Will Know are Gluten Free

    I mentioned before that I would share this amazing gluten free sugar cookie recipe.  These can be made with regular flour for those that love their wheat flour (I’ve made both – the change…

    October 20, 2017
  • What to Buy for Baby Part 1: Eating

    As I await the arrival of my second child, the search for items I can reuse and others I need to purchase is heavily underway. There are tons of lists out there outlining all…

    October 17, 2017
  • Interactive Flashcards Bring Learning to Life

    A couple of years ago, my sister suggested I purchase some regular flashcards for my son that interact with your smart phone or tablet.  I looked them up and thought they looked really fun,…

    October 10, 2017
  • The Isolation of Parenthood: Finding Support

    When I first found out I was pregnant 3.5-years-ago, I was blown away. Sure, we had been trying for a few months but seeing that faint line on a pregnancy test was still a…

    October 8, 2017
  • Indoor Fall Activities For Toddlers and Kids

    As the weather grows colder, the leaves fall from the trees and being indoors become more common, I’m always searching for simple, at home activities to fill the day with my toddler. While my…

    October 5, 2017
  • Delicious and Easy BBQ Pulled Pork Crockpot Recipe

    Do you want an amazingly simple dinner for your family that takes very little time and can last for several meals? This pulled pork recipe is amazing, and you can use your favorite BBQ…

    October 1, 2017
  • Family Recipe for Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies

    This recipe is a favorite in our home, one that we’ve had in the family since I can remember (created by my aunt I believe).  If you like soft cookies and chocolate, these are…

    September 28, 2017
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