Have We Found the Toddler Eczema ‘Cure’?

What lotion helps clear up toddler eczema

I am finally semi happy to report back on our journey with toddler eczema (atopic dermatitis)! I don't know how you get eczema, and I haven't figured out the cure for eczema, however, I HAVE found something that is working for Michael. Woo hoo! You might remember last year Michael had ... [ Read More ]

Our Toddler Eczema Journey Continues Without Answers

Toddler scratched at his eczema

Anticipation can be killer when you are waiting on something like the test results from your toddler's blood work. The our vivid imaginations make the hypothetical situations that run through your head are usually far worse that what actually ends up happening. I am full of what-ifs because I like ... [ Read More ]

Our Journey Starts with an Allergy Test for Toddler Eczema

Allergy tests for toddler eczema

Picture this rash all over your child's body. Now picture them scratching away at it anytime they don't have clothes on. Lets take this one step further and picture your 'smooth as a baby's butt' child feeling like their skin belongs on a scaly snake. Pretty gross right? The only thing I hate more ... [ Read More ]

DIY Star Wars Car Seat Cover

Star Wars baby 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 link to all of the ... [ Read More ]

DIY Star Wars Crib Bumper

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 turned out pretty ... [ Read More ]

DIY Star Wars Bibs

DIY space bibs for a Star Wars baby shower

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 ... [ Read More ]