I’m very picky with what I call a “favorite”. Most times it’s my favorite for a week, and then it either disappears or I’ve found something better. So far, these are my favorites that have stuck around or are new favorites that have made the cut and lasted over a week without getting lost! Hooray! … Continue reading These Are a Few of my Favorite Things.
Yes, you read that title correctly. This past weekend was our first overnight trip without Sophia. She’ll be 15 months next week. And by “trip”, I mean one night. It was a nice baby step to getting comfortable to leave her for longer than that for a possible upcoming vacation. We were in downtown Baltimore … Continue reading First Night Without a Baby?
First off, let me address that Sophia has been in bed for an hour, and Little Einsteins is still on TV. #momproblems This week (unfortunately) has not been the best. Surprisingly my birthday was on Wednesday, oh hey, and it still sucked. I’ve just been a grumpy pants all week and I literally cannot WAIT … Continue reading It’s Been a Long Week.
I get asked all too frequently how we get Sophia to eat such a variety of food. This girl will pretty much try anything. Here’s my secret: The Community Plate. This tactic is exactly how it sounds – whatever is on our plates, we share with Sophia (aside from raw sushi, jalapenos and nuts). If … Continue reading The Community Plate.
Our weekend started on Friday when Grandma and Aunt Ashley came to visit! It was Ashley’s birthday as well so we went out and had lunch and then made a much needed trip to IKEA. I know it’s a hike for my mom where she lives in NJ, but it’s less than twenty minutes from … Continue reading IKEA, Couch Potatoes and Risotto.
It’s safe to say that when you move from an apartment, to a house, you won’t have enough furniture to fill the new space. Besides realizing that we should’ve bought a king size bed years ago and buying one, and a cube storage for Sophia’s toys, we haven’t bought anything else to fill space. I’m … Continue reading Home Decor: Main Level.
In all honesty, I’ve never been the girl who had dreams of the perfect wedding. But it never crossed my mind that I wouldn’t have a wedding at all until this past year. Jason and I got engaged Christmas Day of 2011. Like any newly engaged fiancé, I started looking on Pinterest and The Knot … Continue reading Why I Didn’t Have a Wedding.