Baby Hacks

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Because a life changing event like bringing a human into the world can be overwhelming, I've found the following baby hacks to be quite helpful.  These have made our lives a little easier so I thought I would share them with you. 1. Layer crib bedding. Owen isn't sleeping in his crib yet, but when he does, I plan to layer his bedding.  By that I … [Read more...]

Laundry Room Makeover

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One of my goals in 2015 is to simplify and organize, so keeping with that theme, Brad and I decided to tackle our laundry room over the weekend.  It's a room we've been meaning to update for some time. Now, let me warn you-- this isn't a fancy schmancy laundry makeover with crisp white cabinets, top of the line washer & dryer, detailed paint … [Read more...]

Storing Baby Clothes

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Like I mentioned in this post, my goal this year to simplify and organize.  So one thing I tackled this past weekend was organizing Owen's newborn to 3 month clothes and getting them packed up to put in our attic. I started by investing in some storage bins so I picked up 6 light blue bins at Target for $6 each.  I wanted it to be obvious what the … [Read more...]

Baby Car Kit

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Since becoming a mom, I've learned that I need to be prepared for anything.  Which is why I put together this baby car kit.  It took me maybe 10 minutes to put the kit together. While I always travel with a well stocked diaper bag whenever I take Owen, out and about, I wanted to be able to have some items in my car just in case. I keep the car … [Read more...]