Paper Airplane Mobile

This nifty and very easy to make mobile is now hanging in a corner of the our completed nursery.  Hooray for a finished and lovely space for baby!  I will give you a tour of the rest of his room in due time. To make this mobile I simply found an interesting stick from ourContinue reading “Paper Airplane Mobile”

Violet Butterfly Watercolor

Phew, I hammered this artwork out in a single day.  It has been a long time since that has happened to work out well for me.  Last Saturday, since we didn’t make it to Minneapolis, I was at my in-laws’ house while Greta napped.  Loud hammering and nailing sounds were ringing through my house asContinue reading “Violet Butterfly Watercolor”

Cloth Diapers 101

This post is mostly in response the numerous comments and questions we receive about cloth diapering.  The inquiries seem to have ramped up here lately due to the large number of friends and family members having recently had or expecting babies.  I also always find myself answering questions to curious onlookers in public restrooms whileContinue reading “Cloth Diapers 101”

Upcycled Tee Shirt Bib

What to do with all those old concert tee shirts that crowd my closet?  Make my baby a rock star at meal time! I started with one tee shirt.  The smaller, the better the neck hole will fit without alteration.  I traced around an existing bib with a chalk pencil for the correct length.  IContinue reading “Upcycled Tee Shirt Bib”