• Baby DIY
  • Jellyfish Toy

    The more Dylan interacts, the more ideas I get. Recently he’s been obsessed with the laces on my sweatshirt and different textures on fabrics. I started to think about what toy could incorporate all of those details and I came up with a jellyfish! I collect a lot of fabrics. Whenever I go into JoAnns, […]

  • Food
  • Pancake Puffs

    I have a new favorite kitchen toy! It makes little filled pancakes and it’s called a “Aebleskiver” pan. I’ve been using it every weekend for some pancake fun! I spotted it at the Crate & Barrel Outlet and immediately knew I had to have it. A little back story – when I worked in midtown, […]

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  • Stain Names

    Since Christmas is over, I can share the gifts we gave this year! Last year, we did a huge renovation on the room that would Dylan’s. Originally, it was all knotty pine (and with wood floors and doors – it feltĀ like you were trapped inside of a tree!) So down came the knotty pine and […]

  • Food
  • Super Chili

    I took a break from the blog over the holidays but today, I’m back with some awesome chili. It finally feels like winter here in new jersey so I needed something warm and hearty for lunch. This recipe comes from my father in law who is, in my opinion, a culinary genius. It involves so […]

  • Gifts
  • Snow People Gift Tags

    Merry Christmas Eve everyone! I meant to post these guys up earlier, but as usual, life got in the way. I wanted to come up with a cute/different type of gift tag and I think these guys are winners. I love that they have movement to them and it can be cute but goofy too. […]

  • Gifts
  • DIY Gifts: Drink Mixes

    This week has been so crazy. I posted on Monday that Dylan was sick…and by Tuesday so was I. The rest of the week was full of doctor appointments and me trying to catch up on the sleep I wasn’t getting at night. So the blog was on hold a bit. But today I’m feeling […]

  • Parenting
  • Baby’s First Cold

    Today is going to be a short post because it’s finally happened. My little dumpling is sick. He just has a little cold, no fever thankfully, but I have been fearing this day since he was born. He’s such a chill baby I was so curious how he would be when he gets sick. So […]