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Breastfeeding – One Year and Counting #FirstBirthdayCelebration

Wow! I can’t believe it’s been a year. A year since my baby was born. A year since I met him and held him in...

DIY Apple Honey Dish

How to Make a DIY Apple Honey Dish: Whether its the autumn bug or Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish new year) that you’re experiencing, apples are...

DIY Jack O Lantern Tea Light Holders

I got the most amazing package of Sharpies last week. I wanted an orange one, to experiment with Halloween crafts, and I found this package...

Top Tips for Selling on Etsy – Etsy Seller Tips

To sum up my Etsy Seller Tips series, which has been a great success, I’ve compiled a roundup of the best tips for selling on...

DIY Painted Glass Vase

Spoiler Alert: This is another awesome super fun nail polish craft!  My DIY Enameled Spoons tutorial was so popular, I decided to share this with...

First Birthday Party Themes #FirstBirthdayCelebration

Planning your baby’s first birthday is more about celebrating the past year of parenthood. Baby doesn’t really know the difference, but Mom and Dad sure...

Roasted Tomato Wheat Berry Salad #Recipe

I was in the store the other day, thinking about my need to try something new, when I stumbled on a package of wheat berries....

Exciting News: A Year of Parenthood Celebration Event

Wow. It’s actually been almost a year since I held my new baby in the hospital, not believing that the moment has finally come. My...

DIY Leather Chain Bracelet

DIY Leather Chain Bracelet: Don’t you just love the look on the recipient’s face when you tell them the gift you’ve just given is something...

Chicken Sesame Noodles #Recipe

I made these chicken sesame noodles as a cold dish, perfect for cooking in advance – with no need to reheat. It’s also a great...

Paper Bag Book Cover – The Cool Version

Your children might flip out when you insist on using a paper bag book cover – but they won’t when they see this version! Welcome...

Free Printable Pillow Box Files

For a limited time, you can get $35+ worth of free printable pillow box files by subscribing to my newsletter! (This promotion can end at...

Placing Car Seat in the Middle – My Story

While reading up on car seat safety soon after my baby was born, I leaned that usually the best place for the car seat is...

High Fashion Mirror Frame DIY

Mirror Frame DIY Until a few days ago, I did not have a mirror in my bedroom. I’m not kidding you. After living here for...

Etsy Seller Tips – Google SEO for Etsy Shops

This week’s installment of my Selling on Etsy series focuses Google SEO for Etsy Shops. Throughout the post, I will refer to Google SEO, although...

Tomato Avocado Salad Spread Recipe

Sometimes, as in the case of this tomato avocado salad spread, it’s more about presentation than fancy recipes and ingredients. I love to make my...

Etsy Seller Tips – SEO on Etsy

Welcome to the latest installment in my Etsy Seller Tips series, which tackles SEO on Etsy. You can find the previous articles here. SEO on...

Upcycle Baby Food Jars – DIY Spice Rack

Check out this useful and space saving way to upcycle baby food jars! When my baby first started eating purees from the jars I threw...

Obsessive Parenting – Am I Guilty?

I often wonder if I’m guilty of obsessive parenting. Now, before I begin my rant, I will clarify that  I am far from a parenting...

Flower Box Wall Art DIY Hack

This flower box wall art came about as a total accident. I had a spice/curio cabinet that was sitting around. I had some brightly colored...

Etsy Seller Tips – Branding and Creating an Identity

This post is part of my Etsy Seller Tips series. You can see the other segments of this series here.  Make sure to subscribe so...

How to Measure Your Bracelet Size

I’m taking a break from my selling on Etsy series for this week (don’t worry, I WILL resume next week), to answer a question that’s...

Sweepstakes, Freebies, and how to avoid SCAMS! #FrugalLiving

These days, I’ve seen people posting a lot about new freebies that are scams. I thought I’d share a few tips on how to tell...

Kids Cooking Made Easy Cookbook Review + Razzle Recipe

Summertime is here! Children are at home and as parents, we try to find activities that will engage our children productively. Learning to cook is...

Upholstery Repair – Easy $3 Update for Leatherette or Vinyl

We received this high chair free from someone who was finished with it. It was in perfect condition… besides for the seat cushion. It is...

Children in Hot Cars and Legal Action

Before I present to you my opinion on legal action regarding children in hot cars, I’m going to make sure you understand the following: I...

Repurposed Tin Can Planters DIY

As a child, I loved gardening. I was in charge of my mother’s huge rosebush and I loved to plant other things as well. Now...

Five Items That Will Save You Money

Many times when we think about getting out of debt, we neglect the small things. We are aware of the benefits that stopping to overspend...

Parenting and Controversy

It wouldn’t be fair to say that I was up late last night. It would be more fair to say that I napped a couple...

Beaded Pacifier Clip DIY tutorial

DIY Pacifier Clip Tutorial: Jewelry making skills required: Crimping (beginner) One of the most popular items in my Etsy shop for a while has been...