Birthday Cakes A-Plenty!

Just finished a whirl-wind of a weekend! We had a double birthday party-my daughter turned three, my son turned one.

Since they are so lucky to have their birthdays a few weeks apart, they got to share their party. We’ll see how long that lasts in the future…

I love the planning process-especially for the cakes!

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Fresh Fruit Popsicles

Summer is upon us here in Seattle…well, sort of. We have our occasional hot days anyway. Time for frozen treats for the kiddos.

Only problem is, most of them are packed full of sugar and artificial flavors (and colors, depending on the treat).
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So Many Pumps, So Little Time…(a Review)

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This is my first of many reviews regarding anything SAHM related-toys, products, recipes, etc.

Breast pumps are so confusing if you’ve never used them before.  There are a ton of different brands and types.  I have had the pleasure of extensively using three different types.  My first-born went on a nursing strike when she was 2 months old and I was determined to feed her breastmilk for her first year.  And so begins my pumping 8 times a day journey… Continue reading

Energy Bites

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I’m not obsessive with feeding my kids all healthy, all the time.  I’ve been known to throw goldfish crackers their way and perhaps even some fruit snacks.

But when I find a snack that’s healthy and super easy to make, I’m willing to give it a shot.

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Registering for Baby-The Big Stuff

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Registering for baby is confusing.  Especially if it’s your first one and you have no clue what you will need and use.  After having two babies, I feel at least a bit qualified to help weed through the “must-haves” and the “don’t needs”.

It doesn’t matter where you register.  Each place will have a ridiculously long list of what you need to get.

The big stuff you actually will need:

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Baby Led Weaning

The views expressed in this post, (and all of my posts), are strictly my own and come from my personal experiences.  Please consult your pediatrician before experimenting with baby led weaning.  

With baby number two, we pretty much skipped over the pureed baby food phase.

Don’t get me wrong, I love it!  I made a ton of it for my daughter.  I had a lot of fun trying new things and giving her new flavors and seeing her reactions.

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