Dear First Time Mom

Dear First Time Mom, I see you walking the baby aisles comparing the best diapers and wipes. I see you researching over and over and over again, and then starting all over when another mom tells you what they do about x, y, and z. I see you pinning post[Read more]

Chicken Noodle Veggie Stew

A totally improvised chicken and veggie stew-soup recipe. Follow this recipe or adjust it to your tastes. Your pantry is the limit! This week I was watching some Insta stories and was inspired by something The Healthy Grocery Girl posted on her Instagram. I shared this photo on my Instagram and she[Read more]

Postpartum Must Haves

Congratulations! You just had a baby! Whether it was a cesarean or vaginal birth, great job mama! Now that the baby is here, have you thought about your postpartum needs? Never fear, because here are some of my postpartum must-haves! *This post contains affiliate links Having a baby is hard work![Read more]

How to Keep Your Home Clean

Do you ever find yourself looking at your home and just feeling overwhelmed? Do you find yourself wondering how to keep your home clean and struggling to keep up with it? I’ve been there, heck, sometimes I’m still there. It really might seem like a silly question but I know[Read more]

Play with Baby: Easy DIY Musical Instruments

This DIY baby-friendly musical instruments post is part 4 of the Play with Baby series. Click here for Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3. And click here for bonus Earth Day/Spring crafts. My son loves music and I wouldn’t be surprised if he grows up to be a musician. I’ve[Read more]

Earth Day Toddler Crafts

It’s Earth Day! The day everyone stops and thinks a little more deeply about trees and garbage. 😉 To get your toddler excited about Earth Day (or to just fill the time and feel like a Pinterest mom) here are two ideas for some toddler-friendly Earth Day crafts. If you[Read more]

How to Make Your Own Yogurt

I’ve seen recipes for homemade yogurt for years but always wondered, can you really make yogurt at home? Well, the answer is yes, yes you can. This weekend I decided to go for it and try making yogurt at home and I was not disappointed. It was a long process, but[Read more]

WIP Wednesday

*This post contains affiliate links. I haven’t written a WIP Wednesday post in quite a while so it’s high time I did. I claim to be a craft blog so I need to write more craft related posts! For the past few weeks, I’ve been working through a book my[Read more]

Crochet Sloth Pattern [Free Crochet Pattern]

For a crochet blog, I sure haven’t posted many crochet patterns or crochet-related posts. Well, that changes today. Today I’m sharing my Crochet Sloth pattern! I came up with this pattern when I was trying to revive my Etsy store. Things were pretty slow and I had asked for new[Read more]

Play With Baby: Discovery Box

Sometimes the most exciting toys aren’t even toys! If you have baby-safe household items and a box, then you have a recipe for a great baby activity.