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7 Fun Ideas to Keep Kids Busy

Here I am…back in my creative mode! It has been a while with me being in my bubble. I am finally ready to get back and give in to my bits of creativity.  First things first, today is the first day of me being home from work with both kids. Both kids with a million… Continue reading 7 Fun Ideas to Keep Kids Busy

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Crafts with the Kiddies: Leprechaun Trap

Ava was given an assignment at school to build a leprechaun trap. I had to listen to her talking about this trap for a whole week! 7 whole days of hearing this kid talk about the supplies she needed and the ideas she had for this trap. I just knew that we had to participate… Continue reading Crafts with the Kiddies: Leprechaun Trap

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The Leap Explains it All

There is one thing that has remained consistent through Nori’s first year. It is her leap schedule. Nori has been right on key with every expected leap since she was born.  If you are wondering what in the world I am talking about, PLEASE download the Wonder Weeks app. This app has been a lifesaver… Continue reading The Leap Explains it All

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Introducing Solid Foods

One thing I didn’t put much thought into with having a second child was the transition to her eating real food. All I knew was that I would breastfeed her until she chose to stop. I told myself that I would be that parent with a 10-year-old still breastfeeding since I planned for Nori to… Continue reading Introducing Solid Foods

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How I Organized my Pantry

I finally organized my kitchen pantries! This was so long overdue. These pantries have been eyesores since we placed our first batch of groceries on the shelves. One pantry’s shelves are way too close and deep. The other pantry is just way too oversized! There was no middle ground on making one more convenient than… Continue reading How I Organized my Pantry