Even before I got pregnant, I knew that I wanted to cloth diaper. I had heard all about it from Young House Love, Bower Power, and ModgBlog. I felt that it was a great way to save money, be environmentally friendly (where we need as much as help as we can get with two huge dogs and a Suburban!) Honestly, after a year of doing
There are some great sales going on today. Even though the Shopbop sale just ended (Thursday night), there are still some great deals to be had! First off, the Bobbi Brown Family and Friends sale ends tonight. It is 20% off some of my favorites. I only use Bobbi Brown makeup and have forever. Fun fact is that she was a New Trier graduate like myself!
1.) Gerber Onesies– You go through so many outfits everyday because they are spitting up. These are cheap and have nice covers for their hands so they don’t scratch themselves.2.) BumGenius All-in-Ones Newborn Diapers— you go through so many diapers per day (like 18 somedays) and their poop rinses off so easy with exclusive breast feeding, it is easy to do cloth diapers. And we
Ok, so as B is now over one year I feel like I have a good grasp on the things we used in the first year at each stage. Here is what worked for us. I breastfed B exclusively until 6 months when we started baby led weaning, and continue to breastfeed today. We decided to skip formula completely, and now we are in the
Ok, so here goes my first post. This is not how I originally wanted to start it but I consider this a bit of a PSA for all those parents out there. Serena & Lily is on Gilt.com today and they have Hanna Andersson’s pajamas for the little ones for cheap–$18-$26. Now, I know that doesn’t sound like a great deal but I have tried
Ingredients: 2 Tb. extra virgin olive oil 4 C. chopped onions 5 garlic cloves, minced 4 C. peeled butternut squash chopped 1/2″ pieces 2 lbs. ground beef 3 Tb. chili powder 5 tsp. cumin 3 15-oz black beans rinsed and drained 3 C. chicken broth 1 14-oz. can fire roasted diced tomatoes 1 bunch swiss chard, stems removed and leaves chopped Instructions: Preheat oven