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Sweet as Pie Cross Stitch: May 2017

I thought I was taking a break from yearlong cross stitch projects, but those sneaky Frosted Pumpkins caught me at a weak moment by debuting a new mystery SAL during my birthday month… and the thought of chronicling my 30th year with adorable kawaii pies was too cute to resist! So here I am again… Continue reading Sweet as Pie Cross Stitch: May 2017

Book Chat

Book Chat: Solve Your Child’s Sleep Problems

As you know, sleep training has taken up a large portion of my brain this month, and I have so many thoughts about Ferber’s book (AKA the Sleep Training Bible) that it deserves it’s own post. Let’s dive into some Monday morning book chat! Solve Your Child’s Sleep Problems, by Richard Ferber, MD  “Priceless advice… Continue reading Book Chat: Solve Your Child’s Sleep Problems

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Sleep Training Success

It’s official: after two full weeks of sleeping 9-10 hours through the night, I think it’s safe to say it’s not a fluke… sleep training worked for us! While I was frantically Googling “first night of sleep training” for reassurance, I wanted to find a blog post somewhere out there that shared the nitty gritty… Continue reading Sleep Training Success

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Baby Beluga in the Deep Blue Sea

Baby beluga in the deep blue sea Swim so wild and you swim so free Heaven above and the sea below And a little white whale on the go Baby beluga, baby beluga Is the water warm Is your mama home with you, so happy Way down yonder where the dolphins play Where you dive… Continue reading Baby Beluga in the Deep Blue Sea

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30 Deep Thoughts on Turning 30

Ha! I wish I was capable of deep thoughts these days but that’s not the “season of life” I’m currently enjoying. Today I turn 30 and I’m grateful to be exactly where I am, entering a new decade with the people I love, even if it means my brain is full of poopy diapers and… Continue reading 30 Deep Thoughts on Turning 30

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High Five for Friday!

Happy Friday! Once again, High Five for Friday features five highlights of the week, my way of focusing on the little things that remind me to stay grateful.   1 – Mother’s Day. My first Mother’s Day with Amelia was pretty special. I’m thankful for all the mothers in my life! 2 – Birthday Weekend.… Continue reading High Five for Friday!