• Baby Care,  Toddler Life

    Bringing home baby, with a toddler

    So my already sporadic posts are becoming even more sporadic. Such is life. But I really appreciate those of you who read these. I really enjoy doing them and maybe someday I’ll be able to get more regular posts up, but don’t hold your breath. The point being, thank you for being here. Anyways, I wanted to share about how…

  • Baby Care,  Kid's food,  Recipes

    Baby Led Weaning

    Oliver is 14 months old now, and he eats like a champ! We are pretty lucky with him in general, but eating has always been a breeze. Oliver was exclusively breastfed until he was 6 months old, then I started introducing foods, while still breastfeeding. When Oliver was about 9 months old, my milk supply dropped substantially and we started…

  • Baby Care

    ER Visit

    Alright guys. I’m going to share with you probably the worst day/afternoon I’ve ever had as a mom. It’s one of the reasons I had a few week gap in posting. It’s also one of the reasons I’m worried I’m going to turn into a helicopter mom that never lets her kid do anything without me. Also fair warning, this…

  • Baby Care,  Pet Care

    Babies and animals

    So I decided to jump back to some mom topics for a bit. I loved reflecting on some trips, but it made me look at maps and flights way too much. Now I want a vacation even more! While I was sitting dreaming about where I want to go next I saw Oliver crawl over to Dude, tug on his…

  • Baby Care,  Cleaning,  Lifestyle

    Stay At Home Mom Routine

    If you read my Christmas post, you know how excited I was to celebrate Oliver’s first Christmas. Well, fate had other things in mind and Christmas Eve I got the stomach flu. I spent basically all of Christmas day on the couch asleep, which left Mauricio taking care of Oliver pretty much by himself. I guess we were lucky that…

  • Baby Care

    Cloth Diapering

    So this is the first decision I made as a mom, and one that I made before my baby was even born. I decided that I wanted to try cloth diapers for my baby when I was about 4 months pregnant. My initial reason for looking in to them was the cost. For the first time in my life I…