Wine with Mallery- Breastfeeding vs Formula

Wine with Mallery- La Finca Chardonnay

I don't know about you, but this Wine with Mallery Advent Calendar is loads of fun! Maybe because I am drinking wine every day and am writing this with a slight buzz? Perhaps... that isn't important though. What is important is the giveaway that is attached to the third day of my Advent Calendar ... [ Read More ]

I’ve Been Abducted by Star Wars

DIY Star Wars burp cloths

I did the unthinkable this weekend... I didn't work much, outside of some emails. I don't know how much I really enjoy not working but I am still alive and kickin'. In fact, all that I developed was a slight twitch from my addiction withdraws. My dorky, yellow beaver blogging friends are the only ... [ Read More ]

The Blowout of the Century

Baby poop on the back of the couch

So this happened today. This also just happened to be the third time he pooped today. Really kid? Who poops three times in one day? I am lucky to poop twice a week so he must have gotten that skill from his father! This wasn't just a blowout, it was a tsunami of feces! I mean shit ... [ Read More ]

Star Wars Burp Cloths {Tutorial}

Pin your cloth diaper and fabric together to sew

I decided that I would break up the tutorials for my Star Wars sewing crafts into two posts so it is easier on me to share. I have mentioned before that I don't have a sewing machine so I have to prep everything and head over to see a man about a horse to finish these bad boys!  Prepping includes ... [ Read More ]

2-1 Nap Transition Fake Out

I totally take back all those times I didn't want to nap when I was younger.

I have a love-hate relationship with nap time because I really just want Michael to sleep so I can be left alone to eat my bon bons, drink wine and watch Sandra Lee's cooking shows. You know, because that is what everyone thinks that I do during the day. "Well she doesn't clean so I really don't ... [ Read More ]

The Battle of Bottles and Sippy Cups Continues

Getting used to using a sippy cup

One step forward and two steps back is the way things work isn't it? Michael is a very particular individual so I approached sippy cups like I do everything in life, indifferently. It took about a month of water sippy cups for him to understand the concept of 'this is hard and has handles but the ... [ Read More ]