A rough start to cloth

I started cloth diapering after visiting a cloth-friendly friend (with twins!) who lived about an hour from me. She showed me her GroVia stash and made it seem so fun and easy it really got me thinking that maybe I could cloth diaper. It wasn’t until the ride home though that I made the decision…

These are a few of my favorite things (updated)

I am very loyal to brands and products that I have found work for me and my family. If it makes my life easier (or makes me laugh – which is just as important!) I will use it over and over again. These are just a few of the things that get me through the…

Buncha Farmers to the rescue!

“Not Pura Vida!” Words uttered after pulling Pura Vida out of the wash this week  This week my heart sank as I pulled Pura Vida out of the wash to find it had a lingering stain. Not a clue where this could have come from, I am usually very careful with my no longer available…

My Heart and Soul

Emily & Nick: My Heart and Soul  To say Emily loves music is an understatement. When she hears a song ends she will stop whatever she is doing and will enthusiastically clap her hands. Her excitement can be seen in her face during our first MamaSteph performance but I think it started in Utero when…

World Breastfeeding Week

I thought breastfeeding was supposed to be the most natural thing in the world. I assumed it would come easy and that it would be something I could control and that would end on my terms. Like most other things, I quickly learned that breastfeeding worked best when I just went with it and followed Emily’s…