Raising the Littles

DIY: On the Go Play-Set

As we sat in a restaurant last night with our almost 3 year old and 16 month old, I was reminded how I could really use something to keep these boys occupied while we wait for food. The youngest is at the stage that he’s throwing everything on the floor when he’s done, so needless to say we made friends with (they may choose different [...]

Sesame Street Birthday!

My son turned one recently and so we of course had a party.  I chose to go with a Sesame Street theme because I thought that would be fun.  Oh, and I saw someone challenge someone to make a cake of Mr. Hooper’s Store, so I wanted to accept that challenge.   I, being obsessed with crafting and the crack that is Pinterest, had to make [...]

Toddler Sized Thank-You!

Now that I’m a stay at home mom I’ve found that I actually have time to send those thank-you notes that I always want to send but somehow usually put off until it’s so late the person probably wouldn’t even remember why I was thanking them in the first place.   So with this new-found time, I thought Jackson was old enough to make his own [...]

Kid Sized Chores

So I have a little one who is 2.5 years old and I figured it was time to get him introduced to chores; that IS why I had him.  I wanted to make him a kid friendly chore chart to make his daily chores more fun.  I originally thought I’d start from scratch, since I am a graphic designer and all, but decided why waste the time when certainly [...]