Check Out Our Birth Announcement!

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Thanks to everyone for all the help in choosing our birth announcements! It really came down to the colors in the photo, and I love the way they came out! Here is the winner: and the back: Of course, the text is not exactly what we used on the real announcements, and her last name… [read more]

Dreaming of Violets from A Mother’s Boutique: a #breastfeeding #sleepwear review

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Spring is coming! And with it, my favorite flower: violets! I’ve always loved violets. The wild kind that grow in the yard, all haphazardly and wherever they darn well please. They were our wedding flower, which was great in theory until I realized how hard it was to find the seed packets I needed for… [read more]

Help me choose my birth announcement! Please?

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Now that our new baby girl is here, I want to tell the world! That means I really need to get my birth announcements sent out. And now that I’ve invested in a new camera, I’m a little photo-happy (to say the least.) This works out great since I’m completely in love with Shutterfly and… [read more]

Meet the Boobie Box: Review and Giveaway {Ends 3/17} #breastfeeding

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Who’s a Lucky Mama? Me <––– This chick, that’s who! Upon my arrival home from the hospital, with a new nursling in my arms and a definite hobble in my walk, I found a fabulous surprise in my pile of mail: a Boobie Box from Lucky Mama Boxes! What’s a Boobie Box? It’s a carefully… [read more]

HALO® SleepSack: Keeping Baby Swaddled, Snug and Safe {Giveaway Ends 3/10}

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Shortly before our new baby’s birth, my husband and I headed to the hospital to pre-register. We had a great experience the first time around, so I was thrilled to find out that they had changed some of their policies since the last time we were there…and now they are even more baby-friendly than ever!… [read more]