Tag Archive: Baby Shower

Mar 08

Breastfeeding Survival Kit {Baby Shower Gift}

You might be thinking, “What the Sam is a breastfeeding survival kit?” It’s something I made up because I thought it was cool; thus, making me cool by association. It doesn’t make sense to wait for the episiotomy to taking control of your breast milk guilt. (Guilt is a guarantee much like death and taxes.) I would instruct your go-fetcher …

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Nov 04

How to Host a Star Wars Baby Shower

In case you haven’t heard, the Star Wars baby shower was a total success! Rachael said she was pleased with the way everything came out so it was a win in that department. I won’t even try to lie to you and say that preparing this Star Wars baby shower was enjoyable. The journey up …

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Oct 11

DIY Star Wars Car Seat Cover

I love this Star Wars car seat cover and you can’t complain when it is only $12 to make. These covers can retail anywhere from $20-40 in a store or online, not to mention the whole Star Wars theme adds a premium. I wish I had one of these when Michael was younger. I will …

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Oct 09

DIY Star Wars Crib Bumper

This crib bumper turned out much better than I anticipated. I was so proud of it when I stepped back to look at it because I really didn’t know how it was going to look when it was done. I have learned that I am pretty awful at measuring things and drawing straight lines. It …

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Oct 09

DIY Star Wars Bibs

There are actually 5 of these galaxy print bibs. We just have some things at Granny’s house and some things at my house right now so I couldn’t take a complete picture. These bibs match her burp cloths and are lined with a fleece back. They are $1.20 each.   EDIT 10/11/2012 The star bibs …

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Oct 09

DIY Star Wars Burp Cloths

So far these are the burp cloths that we have 100% complete. I have enough stuff for 40 burp cloths right now, but she clearly doesn’t need 40 to start. There are 8 of the star pattern and they cost $1.25 each. There are 8 of the galaxy pattern and they cost $1 each. There …

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Oct 09

DIY Star Wars Baby Blankets

Here are the blankets for Rachael’s shower. There is an infant blanket and a larger one that can be used on the floor until she grows. The larger one will be something that Leah can grow into since we all know they don’t stay tiny for long! Both sides are made of fleece so they …

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Sep 07

Star Wars Fabric is Here!

I am so excited that I finally have most of the fabric for my Sister’s Star Wars baby shower now!  I could not believe that I walked out of Joann’s Fabric at $80 for everything. We still have to go back for her curtains and I had to buy some cloth diaper pre-folds but I …

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Aug 24

Homemade Sugar Scrub

Mixing the sugar scrub together

  Do you need a quick gift to impress someone on the cheap? Listen up then because homemade sugar scrub is where it’s at! You can go as basic as the picture of ingredients above or get all fancy with essential oils for scents. I used sunflower oil because I have read that people do …

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Aug 18

Space Themed Baby Food Jar Gifts

My Sister is having a Star Wars themed baby shower and in an effort to keep the cost down, while still humoring her nontraditional theme, I got crafty! In case you haven’t looked around, Star Wars anything is a drain on the pocketbook! OY! I made some pretty cool centerpieces using baby food jars and some …

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