Cake Mix Cookies

I wanted to share this super easy and delicious recipe. I got it from my friend who made these scrumptious treats for a BBQ last weekend. It was so yummy I ended up trying out the recipe the next day. I made mint chocolate chip chocolate…

Family Zoo Day

For those if you that follow my first time mommy adventures, you know we love taking our little man to the zoo. We have an annual pass and try to go at least once a month. We are definitely taking advantage of the 80 degree weather before…

Not crawling yet…

So we’ve gotten a lot of weird looks and comments because our little man is not crawling yet. He’s only six months old but a lot of our other friend’s baby’s started at five months. It is definitely hard not to compare your child to…

My Breastfeeding Adventure Continues…

I did it! Breastfed for 6 months! Now, to my next goal of 1 year! Someone asked me the other day what the biggest challenge in raising our son has been…and without a doubt it is definitely breastfeeding. When I was pregnant, I read a ton…

CRAFTING: Planning a Superhero Party

I know he’s only six months but I’m getting a head start on planning his first birthday party. The first six months have flown by that I want to be sure I have enough time to plan an amazing party for our baby. I want to keep the party…

Family Adventure: Taking Our Baby To The Pool

We took Baby C to the pool for the first time this weekend and he had a blast! We were a little worried that he might not like the water too much since it is colder than the bath water but he LOVED it. He had so much fun in his floater…

Mom Dilemma: Making Time for Non-Mommy Friends

Ever since Baby C was born, I’ve met a lot of amazing moms and dads. I love chatting about our baby experiences, parenting techniques, our love for babywearing, breastfeeding struggles and successes. It’s definitely great to be able to…

Spa Day: Mommy Gets a Day Off

Daddy spent the day at the zoo with baby while mommy got pampered at the Ritz Carlton, Los Angeles spa. Can I just start off by saying that the Ritz Carlton, Los Angeles spa is AH-MAZING! I had a special lemon drop body treatment and it…

A New Mom Celebrates Her First Mother’s Day

May 12, 2013 was extra special for me as it was my first Mother’s Day. I’ve been so blessed to have a loving partner and beautiful baby boy to share it with. Being a mother is definitely an amazing journey that gets better every day.…

Baby Proofing Your Home

So, we’ve put it off for over 6 months and it’s finally time to baby proof! Before you think that we are awful parents because we waited this long…I will say that we actually registered for baby proofing items and did some of it before…

No Teeth Yet..

A little over a month ago I wrote a post on how we thought Baby C was teething…well, there are still no teeth! He continues to drool a lot and constantly tries to gnaw at his hands, toys, or whatever is near but nothing yet. We were…