I find that cloth diapering is just as easy at the grocery store (or on an airplane, or a trail, or anywhere!) as it is at home. Since you don't need a trash can, you can stop just about anywhere and change a diaper, weather permitting. Our summer baby's bottom did not come near a … Continue reading Cloth Diapers – On the Road
And now we'll take a brief break from cloth diapers to bring you the latest edition of... Mama Meltdowns! The month of November has been pretty stressful. Our beloved kitty has fallen ill with some mysterious ailment that is preventing her from eating and drinking off and on. Work came to a messy crescendo for … Continue reading Mama Meltdowns
In my last post, I detailed the basic system we have for covering baby's bottom. However, much to the delight of many retailers, there is a bit more to any kind of diapering than the means you employ for containing the waste. You need a place to change the baby and a strategy to keep … Continue reading Cloth Diapers – The Diaper Station
While I was pregnant and furiously researching how to be the best mom ever, the topic that took the most time and caused me the most anxiety was diapering. Only one thing seemed clear at the beginning: I wanted to use cloth diapers. Being the naive, previously fairly successful internet researcher that I was, I … Continue reading How We Cloth Diaper – The Basics
Pardon my absence - between fleeing a hurricane, delicately avoiding baby jet lag, and catching up on work, this blog has fallen slightly to the wayside. In the meantime, a post has been stewing since I returned home from Virginia and mulled the finer points Miles' first cross country trip. Traveling with a baby does … Continue reading Traveling with a Montessori Baby!
I am truly grateful for all of the influences and gifts that have allowed me to parent in a way that truly feels right. Job opportunities, finances, and education have come together to provide a pretty ideal circumstance to raise a little one. However, there is one commodity that I could not possibly do without: … Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Montessori Baby and his WAHM
Watching the baby delight in a mobile is one of the simple pleasures in my day right now. Knowing that the Dancer Mobile he is enjoying is supporting his early Montessori education, was easy to DIY, and was cheap to boot is even better! I have to admit, the dancer mobile did not capture my … Continue reading The Dancer Mobile – Montessori DIY