Wordless Wednesday… Flower Girl

I can’t believe I almost forgot Wordless Wednesday! My oldest daughter and I went to our local Fall Festival this weekend. Kaytlin was inspired by all of the hair flowers made by local vendors and decided to make a few for Emma. I think she liked them (all 12 of them! lol) … [Read more...]

EcoMom Eco-Friendly Baby Products SmartyPants Gummy Vitamins

From the Website:   Founded to address the connection between the health of our environment and the health of our children, EcoMom is committed to making eco-conscious living easy, affordable, and rewarding. By helping women begin to take better care of themselves and their families – with education, support, tools and products - we empower them to take the all important first steps toward a healthier, more balanced, and … [Read more...]

Piggy Paint Non-Toxic Nail Polish Review and $15 gc GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

From the Website: Piggy Paint is a natural, eco-friendly nail polish designed for fancy girls. Its non-toxic, hypoallergenic formula makes it safe to use on all piggies. Piggy Paint dries to a hard, durable finish that can easily be removed with our eco-friendly, low odor Piggy Paint nail polish remover.  Both are made in the USA! Available in an assortment of gift sets perfect for Holidays and other special occasions. Say good-bye to … [Read more...]

Tommee Tippee Explora Sippy Cups Review

  Explora® is a progressively staged feeding range, promoting seamless transitions from first sips & tastes to freedom in independent feeding & drinking. Our superior advance-flo(tm) technology guarantees easier, super sensitive drinking without spills or leaks and the feeding products are intuitively designed for less mess and stress. Drinking Cups Tableware Bibs   Tommee Tippee sent us a set of the truly spill proof drink … [Read more...]

Homemade Toys : Petals in a Bottle

Homemade Toys : Petals in a Bottle Here is a simple homemade toy that you can make with recyclable items from home or very cheaply from the $ store. Here are the items needed to make them exactly as mine below: 2 plastic bottles (I used Vitamin Water bottles) WD-40 & paper towel package of fabric petals, leaves, or tissue paper ($1 at the $ store) * Prep the bottle: Remove the label on the bottle(s) and fill the bottle … [Read more...]

My Little Dirt & Bug Monster…

I was going through my memory card getting my photos for an upcoming review and ran across these. They were taken a couple of weeks back, but I just had to share… Ethan is my little dirt guy… if he’s allowed, he will dig. Oh, and he is not afraid of bugs!!! Hence, he is my dirt monster… So here’s the story… Ethan was playing in the backyard and I heard a little crunchy in his hands and asked him what he had. He grinned a big smile and opened up … [Read more...]

Please Excuse the Dust…

I was playing around with my layout last night and a few things got knocked around. If you happen on any of them, drop me a line (pretty please) so I can fix them immediately. I think I scared myself enough that I am going to keep on keeping on with this pretty little layout :O). … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday… Is it Fall Yet? Apple Picking!

We had a fun afternoon picking apples ...  I think Emma & Ethan ate most of theirs (at least a bite or two out of each)     … [Read more...]

No Throw Sippy Cup Tether Review

  If you have ever been chucked in the back of the head with a sippy cup while driving (I have)... you will understand why the No-Throw is such a fabulous invention! The No-Throw was designed with a leash style that loops to tether to a car seat, stroller, bike seat, high chair, baby back-pack, stroller... you name it! On the other end it wraps snugly sippy cup or bottle with a velcro closure.    MY TAKE: I have a huge … [Read more...]

Homemade Toys: Indoor Sandbox Bean Sensory Bin

Homemade Toys: Indoor Sandbox Bean Sensory Bin   Have you ever noticed that sometimes your children love to play with just about everything but their toys? I am (slowly) learning that my two youngest prefer simple. Ocassionally they like that big flashy toy, but for the most part... most of their favorite toys have been either household items (pots & pans on the kitchen floor, our old cell phones w/battery removed etc) or homemade … [Read more...]