How We Cloth Diaper – Pros and Cons

Whenever I discuss cloth diapering with someone who is totally sold on disposables, they are always surprised to hear that I don't think of it as extra effort at all. Maybe it is because this is our first baby and we don't know any better! All the same, I think there are several benefits to … Continue reading How We Cloth Diaper – Pros and Cons

Snowflakes to fireworks – Returning to this space

I've missed you, space to write!  It has been far too long. What have I been up to?  Well, let's see... my last post was about moving and how I hoped to get back to regular blogging shortly afterwards. HA! Just around the time we moved (late March, but who's counting?), our dear sweet boy … Continue reading Snowflakes to fireworks – Returning to this space

Our Montessori Life at Six Months

The last three months have added smiles, giggles, and a budding love of reading, among so many other joys, to the infinite well of love I feel for my son.  In a flurry of developmental activity, he has eaten his first solid food (egg yolk), learned to wield a spoon with amazing accuracy, found his … Continue reading Our Montessori Life at Six Months

Mama’s Library for Pregnancy – Before, During, and After

Like most any other major (or minor) event in life, I prepared for motherhood by reading everything I could on the subject.  From the mainstream to the "woo-woo," I am now the proud owner of a stack of books that will most likely collect dust until my next pregnancy.  Ironically, my attention has been so … Continue reading Mama’s Library for Pregnancy – Before, During, and After