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Muslin Blanket- uses

7 Ways to Use a Muslin Blanket

Family, kids, Motherhood

I never had a muslin baby blanket for Alexie. Don’t get me wrong, we had lots of blankets. We had receiving blankets, and Swaddlers, Minky blankets and hand-made knits blankets for winter. We even had a play blanket, made…

third trimester update

Baby #2: A Third Trimester Update!

Family, Motherhood, Pregnancy

I’m 38 weeks today and that means I’ve got about 2 weeks until this baby arrives.  Well, I think she’s coming in 2 weeks, but the official medical due date is May 29th. She’s always measured a little small.…

First Trimester Update

Baby #2: First Trimester Update!

Family, Motherhood, Pregnancy

Well, it’s been a couple of weeks since we announced that we were expecting baby #2!  We couldn’t be more excited.  With the first trimester officially behind me, I’m ready to share a few details about my first 12…

toddler advent activities

Advent calendar activities

Family, kids, Seasonal

This is our first year that Alexie is old enough to really celebrate the Christmas season. We decided that we would do an advent calendar, and I made a cute little one just for this occasion. The magnetic tins…

Fall Bucket list

Fall Bucket List for Families with Toddlers

Family, Seasonal

As you all know, I’m big into planning and lists. You might remember my summer bucket list. Well, Stephane is back to school and the air is starting to get that familiar nip. So, it’s time for our fall…

Our First Family Camping Trip

Family

As a kid, I spent nearly every summer camping with my family on Manitoulin Island, Ontario.  We spent the mornings fishing, the afternoons on the beach and the evenings with friends and family around a campfire.  Some of my…