Monthly Archives August 2009

Fairy Berry Bake Off

We have a couple Tinkerbell books that features some of the other fairies in Pixie Hollow. One of Snow White’s favorites is “The Great Fairy Berry Off”. In this one, two baker fairies, Ginger and Dulcie, get into a mean spirited contest trying to best each other in the kitchen. Since Snow White and I…
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Ethan’s room

Mommy has been working hard on trying to get Ethan’s room ready for him to move into. He really likes bears so he got a camping and bear themed room. When he saw it for the first time this morning he got excited and kept saying bear over and over. Once his room is done…
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Putting the Childhood Dental PTSD Behind Me

I remember my early childhood dental visits as if they were only yesterday…the dentists name was Dr. Karet (I think that’s how it was spelled) and it was pronounced like the vegetable so as I child I heard the following “Dr. Carrot”. Dr Carrots office smelled like alcohol and old man and it had that…
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Another visit to the fire house!

We love our fire fighters! I really want to keep in touch w/ the guys & gals that helped Ian out when we called 911. Our fire house is awesome. No doubt about it. I decided that they needed brownies for their Tuesday night meeting so on Monday I whipped up a batch. Um, no….
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Toronto Babies at the Ball Park

Two weeks ago (yeah that’s how far behind I am in my blogging) we ventured off to the Babies at the Ball Park event at the Rogers Centre in Toronto. We’ve been to this event before back when Jacob was just 14 months old but this was our first time with two kids! The event…
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UNIVERSE, ARE YOU LISTENING?!

Knowing what you want your life to be like when you grow up must be such a comforting thing. At least, that’s the way I see it now. At 19 I could not have imagined anything worse. How could you possibly know that you wanted to be an engineer/lawyer/teacher and be married/single with/without kids and…
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Connecting with your baby while using a bottle

Yes, everyone knows breast milk is best for a baby, and trust me I wouldn’t dare argue about that. However, for any number of reasons a lot of moms cannot always nurse their children, be it for medical or financial reasons, or personal preference. But there is no reason a mom must feel guilty for…
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Pledge of Allegiance

This morning Mommy and I were looking through my picture book and when I saw a picture of the American flag I started reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. We say the pledge every morning at preschool and I learned this after only three days! Mommy was very impressed and tried to get me to say…
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Soap Nuts Review and Giveaway

When I first discovered soap nuts on a cloth diapering forum I was both intrigued and incredulous. There is no way a nut plucked from a tree and tossed in my laundry is going to clean my clothes or diapers. Despite reading the mostly rave reviews of them I was not convinced. Somehow, the thousands…
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