Baby Memories

Your baby grows up quicker than you think, and you'll want to remember every memory. These easy scrapbook and memory-making ideas will help you record every milestone.

Savoring the Moment Between Sleep and Awake

“You know the place between sleep and awake? The place where you still remember dreaming? That’s where I’ll always love you… That’s where I’ll be waiting.”- Tinker Bell, Peter Pan

My kids have always had sleep issues. I don’t have the kind of babies who drift easily off to sleep. I have the kind of babies that you have to rock and nurse and hold and maybe, just maybe, if I’m very careful, I can place them in the crib and tip-toe backwards out of the room before they wake up.

Why "Hakuna Matata" Was Just What the Doctor Ordered

Hakuna Matata may not be your traditional remedy for a cold, but this weekend in our house, it was just what the doctor ordered. This time of year is hard for kids. Colds and germs get shared, spread, and passed along no matter how hard you try to keep them safe. With activities moving indoors and more hands-on contact with toys, books, and other items, it’s inevitable it seems, at some point they’ll come down with something.

That’s where Hakuna Matata came in.

4 Wonderful Things My Kids Are Blessed With

Last week I shared some of the reasons I’m thankful for my kids. Today, I thought it would be fun to share some of things my kids are thankful for this season. I really want my kids to have an attitude of gratitude all year long. They’re very blessed kids and I want them to realize how much they have.

Click below to see some of things my kids are thankful for. 

Creative Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving as a Family

Thanksgiving is one of those quick holidays that comes and goes too fast. I get caught up in the menu and sometimes miss the entire point of the holiday. With three little ones in the picture now, I want to make sure that Thanksgiving is a meaningful holiday for our family. I want to make sure that we practice gratitude and give thanks, and not just stuff ourselves full of turkey.

If you’re looking for some creative ways to celebrate Thanksgiving as a family, here are some great ideas…

25+ Ways to Celebrate Christmas with Baby

The holiday season is finally upon us, and I couldn’t be more excited! This will be Margot’s very first Christmas, which is always super special. I love the holiday season and try to make the very most of it, especially now that I’m a mom. Even before Thanksgiving, we’re listening to holiday music and doing Christmas crafts. This is one of my favorite times of year, as we draw near to give thanks and celebrate the holidays as a family.

Here are 25+ things to make, see, & do with baby this holiday season…

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