Being a mom · Do It Yourself · everyday life · Holidays · Parenting

Store Bought Valentines & Parents Who Buy Them.

I know Valentine's Day was last week and there's probably Fourth of July decorations already out in the stores. America moves on quickly folks. But I've just gotta get these thoughts out there. If you know me, then you know I love all things crafty. Glitter is my spirit animal and Pinterest is my happy… Continue reading Store Bought Valentines & Parents Who Buy Them.

Baby Baker · Charlotte · Do It Yourself · Inspiration

Please, no autographs.

Chris' video of his and Charlotte's nightly after-bath routine has gone viral. I'm not completely surprised - Chris and I watched it about 5 times before we even posted it; we could not stop laughing. I guess I always just assumed we think she's hilarious because she is ours and we made her; I don't really… Continue reading Please, no autographs.

Do It Yourself · entertaining the kiddos · everyday life · Parenting

Boo to winter!

There are many reasons why winter is the yuckiest of all the seasons. I won't dive into all of them right now {we all know the depths of its yuckiness anyway}; Instead, i'll just continue to intimidate the weather with this chant and hopefully coax out more sunny, warm weather - "Heck no, stop that… Continue reading Boo to winter!

Decor · Decorating · Do It Yourself

A refinishing job 3 years in the making.

When Chris and I first got married and bought our house I made the 'new homeowner' mistake of beginning about 50 projects simultaneously. Some projects were a necessity to us actually being able to live and function in the house {like fixing up a table so we didn't have to eat on the floor and… Continue reading A refinishing job 3 years in the making.

Baby Baker · Being a mom · Decor · Decorating · Do It Yourself · Inspiration

Finally, a look at Charlotte’s nursery

So it's been almost a year since we started working on Charlotte's nursery, haha. I guess it's about time I posted some photos. Sorry for the quality, I used my iPhone {I've even read several tutorials on how to take better iPhone photos and I still can't get it right!} At 28 weeks the walls were… Continue reading Finally, a look at Charlotte’s nursery

Baby Baker · Do It Yourself · Holidays · Photography

DIY Thank-you notes for babies

Coming soon to a mailbox near you! I saw this idea on Pinterest {of course} and knew it was something I wanted to try for Charlotte's first thank you notes. It was fairly easy and took me only about an hour from start to finish {not including getting the pictures printed}; plus it was way… Continue reading DIY Thank-you notes for babies

Baby Baker · Decor · Do It Yourself · Inspiration · Parenting

DIY Crib Mobile {Grey and Yellow}

Yes, It's been over 3 months since Charlotte was born and way more than that from the time we first started on her nursery. No, her nursery is not finished yet {still waiting on a few shelves to be hung by someone other than me}. There are quite a few DIY projects in her nursery… Continue reading DIY Crib Mobile {Grey and Yellow}