‘Tis the Season (Major Photo Share of “Us Lately”)

I’ve always loved the Christmas season but it’s been especially awesome this year having a super overexcited toddler around. Z got Christmas last year but more as things were happening, there wasn’t the anticipation and excitement that there seems to be this year. Now, I’m writing this post when the excitement has hit such aContinue reading “‘Tis the Season (Major Photo Share of “Us Lately”)”

Toddler Craft Project – Marshmallow Snowman

This month’s toddler craft project for our local Baby Bootcamp Stroller Friends play date (you can see last month’s here) is a really cute, really simple snowman made with marshmallows. If your toddler is anything like mine, holiday decorations are where it’s at right now. This little snowman can be strung and hung on yourContinue reading “Toddler Craft Project – Marshmallow Snowman”

Homemade Christmas Cards

I love to make our Christmas cards every year but this year it just wasn’t feasible! Plus, I had so many beautiful photos from our shoot with Heater Maloney that I knew this year was a year for a traditional (EASY) photo card. Luckily, I got my homemade Christmas card fix in because we hadContinue reading “Homemade Christmas Cards”

Make Your Own Madewell Heartbeat Oversized Button-down Shirt

I was poking around the internet for some wardrobe inspiration when I came across this adorable button down from Madewell. Just cute, right? An over-sized button down I could wear with leggings (I love these) or my new faux leather leggings (I bought these). But $80, really? I decided to take matters into my ownContinue reading “Make Your Own Madewell Heartbeat Oversized Button-down Shirt”

Handmade Valentine’s Day Cards Class – Sign Up Now!

I am teaching a class Thursday, February 5th to make beautiful, handmade Valentine’s Day Cards – SIGN UP NOW! If ever there was a holiday to spend time and effort to hand-make a card for your loved one, Valentine’s Day is it!Read the catalog description of the class below. Legend has it that the practiceContinue reading “Handmade Valentine’s Day Cards Class – Sign Up Now!”

Toys and Gifts at Nordstrom

Did you know that Nordstrom sells toys? They have an awesome collection of toys from brands like Melissa & Doug, Hape, Goldieblox, Jellycat, Skiphop and more! They sell baby toys, toddler toys, and toys and kits for bigger kids too. And books! I have a little round-up below of some things my kids would love.Continue reading “Toys and Gifts at Nordstrom”