How To Live A Little, Love A Lot In Today’s SocietyThis post was updated on June 4, 2020. It’s easy to forget the importance of a self care routine when you’re focused on everyone else. As a mom I think it goes without saying that loving yourself helps with learning to love others as well. And sometimes, you’re so concerned with others you forget there’s someone very important waiting for your attention — you. Some say it’s selfish to think of yourself, while others think it’s perfectly normal. I recently decided that for me to become a better version of myself I had to learn to appreciate me for who
Baby Registry Items You Don’t Need And Why You Should Create OneFinding the necessary baby products can be tough. Once you’re ruled out the baby registry items you won’t need, then you can focus on the essentials for your little one.
Happy First Day Of Spring!Spring is finally here and I know a couple of people who are very excited about it. For us, it has been pretty warm all month. Sometimes it reaches the upper 90s. But there is more to spring than just warm weather. Spring means a new beginning for trees and plants. Although I have never really been a fan of flowers, I love watching them bloom and seeing all the vivid colors. For some, spring means allergy season. But to me, spring means new life. I always look forward to this season and hope for a cool summer. Sometimes I
#LifeOnCrypton: Elegant, Toddler-Proof PlacematsToddler messes don’t stand a chance. Feeding time is always interesting at our home. Not only because it is when we really get to unplug and discuss our day or plan things as a family, but lately we have been able to keep Sebastian’s messes under control. Earlier this month I received the opportunity to try the Crypton Fabric placemats. I shared the news in a recent post. You can get more details and join the #LifeOnCrypton Placemat Experience over here. The placemats arrived just in time for dinner and I was so excited to try them with my son. I
Stop — It's Baby Time!Gone are the days when it was all about you. If you have a hard time not being the center or your own world you will have a tough time adjusting to parenthood. Here is a glimpse into the world of endless need and “gimme, gimme”. My son is almost two and yes, he still nurses to sleep and drinks whole milk throughout the day. We recently started giving him the same meals we eat for dinner. I used to modify it for him because I figured he needed more nutrients, then I realized we were pretty much eating the