To my sweet baby T, on the day after your first birthday

We spent yesterday celebrating you. One year and two days ago I wrote you a letter, full of all my questions and dreams and emotions the night before I met you. Then you were here. You arrived with little fuss, and snuggled right into the hollow of my neck. I held you there for hours, … More To my sweet baby T, on the day after your first birthday

Disney World with a Toddler: Part 2 – The Magic Kingdom (There’s no place like home…)

The Magic Kingdom once again lived up to its name and reputation. We had an absolutely magical time both of the days we spent there. This park is definitely classic Disney, and has the most famous rides and attractions. We spent most of our time in Fantasyland, which was an absolute dream come true for … More Disney World with a Toddler: Part 2 – The Magic Kingdom (There’s no place like home…)

Disney World with a Toddler: Part 1 – The Animal Kingdom (lions and tigers and charging rhinos! Oh My!)

We began our Disney adventure at the Animal Kingdom. We actually spent our last day there too, but in the interest of time (and to avoid writing a 3,000 word post) I decided not to give you a blow by blow description of our days, but instead hit the highlights by describing our experiences with … More Disney World with a Toddler: Part 1 – The Animal Kingdom (lions and tigers and charging rhinos! Oh My!)

Mommy lesson #51: Mom’s Day Out! (part excitement, part relief, part guilt)

I’m back! We had a magical, fantastic, utterly exhausting time at Disney World. I can’t wait to tell you all about it, but my hubby is still working on processing the pictures (taken with his fancy DLSR, so they are sure to be wonderful) so you’ll have to wait a bit longer. In the meantime … More Mommy lesson #51: Mom’s Day Out! (part excitement, part relief, part guilt)

DIY Disney Shirts (what all the most fashionable toddlers are wearing to WDW these days)

If you are just here for the tutorial feel free to scroll down, otherwise forgive me for a short digression. Labor Day weekend has past, which apparently means that summer is officially over (whatever the calendar might say) and fall activities are kicking off. If anyone wonders whether“stay-at-home-moms” get busier when school starts even when … More DIY Disney Shirts (what all the most fashionable toddlers are wearing to WDW these days)

Mommy lesson #50: Traveling with a Toddler part 2 – Look out Denver, we’re here!

I’ve tried not to ramble on about every detail of the trip, but give you just a few highlights and a lot of pictures (can’t help myself, sorry). I’ve also included some toddler tips in case you are planning a similar trip with the small fry in your life. 🙂 Sunday – REI Store and … More Mommy lesson #50: Traveling with a Toddler part 2 – Look out Denver, we’re here!