Casi Densmore-Koon

As if being the ringleader of five children under the age of ten isn't enough to leave Washington, DC-based stylist Casi Densmore-Koon entirely tapped, she's also the endlessly effervescent founder of fashion-centric website cupcakeMAG, its babies and kids focused sister-site cupcakeMAG Littles, design + home inspiration-site cupcakeMAG Home and a blogger at parent-approved online mag Disney's Babble.com. Casi has the expertise of a mom and the taste of an editor. Casi is a social influencer with a large celebrity fan base. Casi, a lifestyle + fashion (and parenting!) expert who has been blogging for six years was interviewed and named Momprenuer of the Month by Tori Spelling. Casi's work has been published on Yahoo! Shine, Huffington Post,Beso.com, Today's Parent magazine and she was spotted on Good Morning America. Casi contributes to Rags to StitchesSpearmint Baby, and The Little Style File. Check out Casi's lifestyle blog, Casi Rena.

How to Make a Quilt from Baby's Old Clothing

My beautifully talented friend Kacia of Coconut Robot is my go-to-DIY-sewing-guru. When I asked her how I could create a perfect first birthday gift for a dear friend, she shared this amazing idea with me: A baby bodysuit quilt. What more could a Mom ask for? All of her favorite clothes from her little one, put into one beautiful keepsake for years to come. It’s such a beautiful memory for any mother, and it makes the perfect gift.

Click through to see just how to make a quilt from old baby bodysuits!

An Adorable Winnie the Pooh Birthday Party!

When I came across this amazing Winnie the Pooh inspired birthday party — I just had to share. Valerie of Greyson Design was inspired by The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh and it’s one of the cutest parties around — especially for an outdoor, summer party. Whether it’s a first birthday party, second birthday or a baby shower — it’s a wonderful theme and will inspire your next event.

Click through this Winnie the Pooh party and get all the details on Greyson Design. 

Park Day Essentials

With the long summer days, we’ve spent so much time at the park. And I must say, it’s quite refreshing to be able to spend time outdoors. One of Grayson’s favorite places is the park. When we head out of the door for the day, we have to have all of our park essentials to make the day complete!

Click through to see what essentials we pack for a day at the park!

6 Things I've Learned from Having a Son

After having four girls — this little boy named Grayson was oh-so-different. I never realized how different boys are after having girls, but they are — in the most wonderful way possible. It’s a different kind of love and the tightest snuggles from my mommas’s boy. But most of all, he has taught me more about being a mom to a boy. And I’ve learned so many things along the way.

7 Ways to Simplify Life as a Mom

I just wrote this post here about how I’ve been simplifying the summer life with my brood and what DIY tips and tricks have helped me get there. But I forgot to mention a few quick tips and life lessons to simplify your everyday as a mom. Sometimes it takes a quick refresher to remind yourself that you just need to live a simple life.

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