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Uh Oh!

When she wakes up from her nap, Alexis begins the important job of surveying her room. She looks for anything amiss, anything laying on the floor that doesn’t belong there. A sock. Something peeking out from under the dresser. A … Continue reading

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14 Months Old

Would you look at that? 14 months old today! Alexis has grown so much in the last month, learning new skills and new words. She’s quite the little copy cat, and picks up new things so quickly. It is a … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Meals that Keep Toddlers and Parents Happy

We’ve taken the Baby Led Weaning approach ever since Alexis started solid food at 6 months. Basically, she eats what we eat. No special “baby food” and she feeds herself. This has meant I’ve needed to work harder to make … Continue reading

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What I’ve Been Reading

I spend a lot of time trying to make informed decisions about how I parent. Which means a lot of looking for research and reading, reading, reading. Being an obsessive consumer of information, I also spend a lot of time … Continue reading

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13 Months Old

After a busy summer, 13 months just snuck up on us! In the last month, Alexis traveled to Tybee Island, Georgia to hang out on the beach and play in the ocean. She used what she learned in swimming lessons … Continue reading

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A Simple Rainbow Themed First Birthday Party

I wanted Alexis’ first birthday party to be simple and sweet. As a fan of pinterest and DIY, I wanted to make as much for Alexis’ party on my own as I could. Some of the over-the-top first birthday parties … Continue reading

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12 Months Old

With the focus on her first birthday, I delayed posting Alexis’ 12 month photos. But I made sure I took the pictures on her big day. Little girl, how you have grown! You have become such a busy little person, … Continue reading

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World Breastfeeding Week

Last week was world breastfeeding week. I love that Alexis was born during world breastfeeding week, even though I didn’t know it at the time. Even though I took a breastfeeding class before she was born, and knew that I … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday!

Somehow, little Alexis, you’ve gone and turned one. I know every mama says it, but it feels like I just brought you home. You were tiny and sweet, and content to be held for hours. And now you’re becoming a … Continue reading

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Planning the First Birthday Party

Someone around here is going to be ONE very soon. I’ve been busy planning her first birthday party. Nothing huge, but I still want it to be special. Here’s a peek at some of my party planning inspiration… I’m thinking … Continue reading

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