When babies are sick

Everything goes out the window! Our routines have been completely a mess this past week due to Lynley teething her molars, and after three days of fever, I took her in to see the doctor- ear infection....more
spitandsparkles I hear you. I hope he's feeling better really soon.more

Homemade teething cookies in 1 minute!!

You want to soothe your baby with a teething cookie and have no time to bake? that's the recipe for you. 1 minute homemade teething cookies: 2 ingredients, healthy and organic. That's my secret recipe when my baby Alex starts working on a new teeth.http://www.buonapappa.net/teething-cookies-in-1-minute/ ...more

Because I'm a Mom

 I was going to write up Eli’s 8 month post, but I think I will post that tomorrow. I have something else on my heart so I am just going to go with it. Today was one of those hard days. Mommas, you know what I’m talking about. One of those days that makes you want to bust out the front door and go screaming down the street while simultaneously sobbing in hysterics and clawing your eyes out....more

Teething Troubles

Teething has been all about the whining, the fussing, the hanging on the boob, the loss of patience. I don't really know how much more I can take, some days. I feel I'm at my wits end with the whining and the fussing. I start to lose it. I just get so sick of hearing it. When Hun is home, he tries to help. Fussing through the evening is almost harder as I've been listening to it for a couple hours already....more

Tired Meeshie is Tired

I had a whole post planned about my awsome mutation. It's awsome AND a mutation. Really. I know you want to hear all about it. Except....Poet's first tooth came in deep in the middle of last night. The. Middle. Of. The. Night. I am beyond exhausted. He was up and down all night and he's been running a fever all day. His sharp pokey little bit of tooth is also sharp and pokey....more

How to Survive Teething

Teething is the bane of my current existence. Cranky baby during the day, short or no naps and very little sleep at night. H got her first tooth at 4.5 months, S and I were quite surprised. H barely showed any signs of teething at all, we thought to ourselves “Hurray! We have a baby whom teeth will not be an issue!”Nay my friends, nay....more

10 Signs You're the Mom of a Teething Baby

 10).  You run a load of laundry without anything in the washing machine....more
Oh my goodness. I was laughing so hard I woke my 4 month old! She's beginning to slober over ...more

To My Sons After 2 Weeks of Teething Hell

Dear Miles and Emmett,You are now 42 weeks and 6 days old — almost 10 months since you came out of my belly. These last two weeks, I have wanted to shrink you and put you back in. Between the two of you, you’ve cut or are still cutting nine teeth. Nine. There has been a lot of screaming. There had been very little sleeping....more

Teething Nightmares

Piggle is at it again; raising hell by means of teething.I love my child, I really do---at least that's what I tell myself whenever he starts up with this tooth bullshit. I can't even begin to express how excited I am for it to be over....more

My Son Is Wearing A Teething Necklace. I’m Officially On My Way To Being A Hippie.

My Surfer Boy I’ve become a hippie.  Yes, you read that correctly, I am one step closer to never shaving my armpits again and actually using products that are BPA free.&...more