Category Archives: The Baby

The Easiest Homemade Lightsaber and Jedi Costume

We went to the Mars New Years festival…and obviously what better way to celebrate the Mars new year than putting the kids in Jedi costumes?? This was ridiculously easy.  I saw some DIY Jedi costumes on the Pottery Barn Kids website … Continue reading

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Meghan Eats a Robin’s Egg

There’s really nothing more to be said.  We did manage to retrieve the robin’s egg after she bit into it. No baby chick but there was yolk everywhere.  Luke wanted me to fry up the tiny egg but I refused.  … Continue reading

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Extending the Life of Your Sleep Sack

Meghan has outgrown her sleep sack, but she is not yet ready for blankets. For both boys, we must have switched to blankets at this time, because I only have 2 medium-sized blue sleep sacks from when they were babies.  Meghan also has … Continue reading

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Homemade Diaper Wipes: Year 2

As we closed out a year of Meghan using homemade diaper wipes, everything began to run low.  First she ran out of baby oil – the name brand kind with aloe.  I decided to try coconut oil and baby soap, instead … Continue reading

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A Snoopy Birthday Party

It finally happened.  Our little Meghan turned one.  She is obsessed with her beloved Snoopy, so it had to be a Snoopy birthday party, of course.  It would’ve been a whole lot easier to do the “Snoopy” theme if she had … Continue reading

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Homemade Baby Wipes

We are coming up on a milestone of sorts, one that I never thought would even be an issue:  Meghan has been spoiled with homemade baby wipes for almost one full year.  For both boys I used disposable wipes…I bought … Continue reading

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Meghan Outside

In the spirit of being outdoorsy, I shuttle the kids outside almost every day.  In the winter, the boys LIVE for snow.  If there’s snow on the driveway, they firmly believe that they must go out and shovel immediately.  They’re hard workers … Continue reading

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