Wednesday, October 29, 2014

What Books Do Your Kids Love?

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Do you read bedtime stories to your kids?  I've always been an avid reader, so it was important to me that my children develop a good relationship with books...

Monday, October 27, 2014

What's Your Favorite Makeup Item?

It took me a really long time to start wearing lipstick. In fact, I was 34 when I bought my first tube--a very neutral shade of pink--and I felt so insecure wearing it that I wiped it off with a Kleenex in the car on the way to work. But after trying a few different shades and getting used to seeing the color on my face, things started to change...

Do You Eat Together as a Family?

For as long as I can remember, some of my favorite movie scenes revolve around big, boisterous families eating meals together. There's something so comforting in the clanking of dishes, the shouts to pass the salt, bread being broken and memories being created. Watching a family eat is a great way to get a quick read on their family dynamics, don't you think?
Ever since Grace was old enough to sit up on her own, Jim and I have included her in our meals. At first she sat in a saucer seat on the table, sucking soft foods like avocado and smashed banana through the net in her Fresh Foods Feeder, smearing food into her hair and all across her tray. She loved being a part of what we had going on, and we loved listening to her squeal with delight as she tasted her first bites of real food...

Friday, October 24, 2014

Solly Baby Wrap Giveaway Winner!

Congratulations to Chelsea Richardson, who was the randomly selected winner of "The Wrap" by Solly Baby in Natural and Gray Stripe. I hope you and your little baby boy love it!  Please contact to claim your prize. 
A big thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway; I loved hearing what all of your favorite colors were.  It looks like the Navy Shombori was the overall favorite, but I'm a sucker the Goldie.  That bright yellow is the color of pure happiness! :)

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Have You Tried this New Workout Trend?

We've talked before about the importance of exercise, but since we've moved out to the country, I've been finding it extremely hard to squeeze in a workout. Normally, my favorite form of exercise is a brisk walk, but people drive too fast down our road, and the threat of unleashed dogs looms around every corner, making a simple walk feel like a dangerous endeavor...