Category Archives: Baby

Splish Splash!

Monkey man loves his new little splash pool! I have a feeling we are going to be spending a lot of time out on our patio!

the ongoing diaper quest

Remember how I made my own wool diaper covers? Well, they work . . . alright at best. I obviously have somethings to learn about crafting my own wool diapers. So I caved and bought two ‘one size’ wool diaper covers from Little Beetle from Tiny Bird Organics. A green one and an orange one. […]

A new phase is beginning.

Jude is almost a year old and I always said that once we hit that milestone, I would begin to wean him since it’s acceptable for him to drink whole milk. It’s been on my mind more frequently lately since pumping doesn’t seem to work for me any longer (I only get an ounce at […]

10 Month Photo Shoot

I have theĀ privilegeĀ of knowing many fantastic photographers. Recently, I attended a portrait party at the Children’s Sculpture Garden at Mueller and had the opportunity to get to know Heike Murphy, who truly has a fantastic eye for photographing children. I think my favorite part of her shots is how they don’t look posed at all […]

beachin’ it up

This past weekend, we took Jude to the beach for the first time. The weather was not quite what we had hoped but we had a great time nonetheless. We forgot our camera (of course) but we did get a couple of fun shots with our iPhones. He adored the beach. I mean, what’s better […]

wool diapers

I think I’ve taken this whole hippie thing to a new level with this. I mean, I did it out of necessity (see here for more info on that), but man, I never thought I would see the day where I was sewing my own diaper covers. These are definitely not my finest sewing moments, […]

it’s the simple things

While we were in Dallas over the weekend for Mother’s Day and surprising my mom for her 60th Birthday, we got a couple of family pictures, taken by my wonderful BIL, Jonny, of DTX Photography. First off, the standard group shot. Jude wasn’t much for smiling when we were taking these pictures. Oh well. Still […]