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{Birth Story} Waiting for River

Waiting for River Estimated Due Date: May 26th, 2014 It is the week before my due date and my mother has come in to stay with me since Dave had been working out of town through the week. It was nice knowing that I wouldn’t be alone if and when labor kicked in and Dave… Continue reading {Birth Story} Waiting for River

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{Birth Story} Landon

Landon's Birth Story {Our First Homebirth} On December 11th I woke up around 2 am feeling a tightening in my abdomen. I had not noticeably experienced any Braxton Hicks contractions prior too these so I was pretty certain at what was happening. I laid there on the couch for a little while, waiting for the… Continue reading {Birth Story} Landon

Breastfeeding · Just a few words... · Motherhood · Uncategorized

Tips on Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding to me is such an incredible experience. It is a gift that I give to my children, but at the same time provides a gift for me. It has also been a completely different experience with each of our three boys and has given me some perspective to how different it is for each… Continue reading Tips on Breastfeeding

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When Waffles Turn into Worship

"The days are long but the years are short." This is the truth. Yesterday was one of the long days. Who am I kidding, it has been a long week. One of those weeks that just keeps taking from you and not giving you any time to pause, breathe, and refresh so you can keep… Continue reading When Waffles Turn into Worship

Cloth Diapering · DIY

Tutorial: Customize the Function of Your Prefold Diapers

During my quest for a simpler cloth diapering routine I found Imagine Baby cotton prefold diapers. I had tried the Osocozy brand and was not impressed with the fit. They were really long and narrow and that made them hard to fit on a small, squirmy bottom. But the Imagine Baby prefolds were so soft… Continue reading Tutorial: Customize the Function of Your Prefold Diapers

Custom Art

Custom State Love String Art Gift

I recently got to craft a gift that a friend ordered from me. Their neighbors moved away and she wanted to create this piece for their daughters since they were so close with her two daughters. After sharing some of my hand-lettered decor that I made for our new home like this... And some more… Continue reading Custom State Love String Art Gift

Cloth Diapering · DIY

Tutorial: Customize the Function of Flour Sack Towels as Cloth Diapers

We have been what I would call "hybrid cloth diaperers" for almost 2 years now. We use disposables when we travel, when kids are sick, when we moved, sometimes at night, and sometimes because family is visiting. Beginning with Alva Pocket Diapers and adding in some BumGenius pockets and All-in-ones, as well as a few… Continue reading Tutorial: Customize the Function of Flour Sack Towels as Cloth Diapers