how to feed your toothless baby real food


At 16 months I don’t really think of Zoe as a baby anymore.  She’s walking, talking, independent and already sharing her opinion (loudly) whenever she gets the chance.  She is so full of personality!  The only area that’s still baby-like is her mouth.  The girl only has one tooth!  She had her first tooth (a […]

on your third birthday {Hunter}


At 3…. You love being outside, picking up rocks, sticks, flowers, dirt and whatever else you can get your hands on. I love that I get to see your adventurous side and that you choose nature over TV any day. You love your sister and call her your best friend.  You share with her and […]

my toddler breakfast experiment


At the beginning of this week I decided to do a little experiment.  Hunter (who turns three this month!) was my research subject. Typically at breakfast time I’ll decide what the kids and I are going to eat for breakfast.  I’ll usually awake before them, and I like to have breakfast ready when they wake […]

Hunter: 2 years


These are a few of my favorite things. Cuddly hugs when Hunter wakes in the morning. Needing a mommy kiss to make an owie better. The way he says diaper (dowper). The way he’ll mimic our awesome English accents. How he loves his baby sister. The kisses and hugs he gives her are the cutest. […]

Hunter: 21 months

I debated on doing a combined 21/22 month update for Hunter since he’s just 2 days away from being 22 months… but I’m sure there will be all new things and pictures to share in the next couple weeks, so just 21 months is it! Such a cool dude… with his first haircut too! Hunter […]

then there were four

Thank you all for your warm congrats on Zoe’s arrival! We’ve been home since Thursday afternoon and are settling in nicely. Hunter had an initial ‘meet baby sister’ at the hospital that had a few more tears than I anticipated. At home though, things have been wonderful! He absolutely loves his baby sister. He gives […]