Hydrocephalus Sucks

So here is my post devoted to Hydrocephalus.  For some reason I have recently been feeling called to write about Hydrocephalus, or be more active in spreading the word about it....more

Friday Finds- featuring NestaHome, and a GIVEAWAY!

Okay, awhile ago I shared with you guys my new found addiction to ETSY.  Everyday I am so incredibly tempted to buy something.  You know what keeps me in check?...more

A little MacGuyver inspired photo shoot

Feels like I haven't I haven't posted all weekend.  Oh wait, I haven't. Sorry wonderful people who read my blog.  I've been working on a little side project that took up most of my free time this weekend.  But today I thought I'd give you a tutorial on how to take some "product shots."  You know, pictures of things like jewelry or food or anything that you want to take  a photo of but you want it to have a white background and to be sitting on a white surface. Does this make sense?...more

WANTED: RECIPES, YOUR RECIPES!!!

I recently started Stumbling. It's a fun and seriously addicting way to discover new sites, ones you would love or find interesting.  For some darn reason Stumble Upon has decided to torture me with amazing recipes. Desserts, pastas, steaks... So I got an idea that would allow me to give in to temptation and blog about some awesome recipes....more

Got my craft on Today! My crocheted headband...awww yeah!

First off I would like to say that this wonderful project was not my own creation. Nope.  I went Stumbling around a few nights ago and found a great tutorial on how to make a crocheted headband.  I am not a great crocheter (is that a word?). I learned how to crochet in High School from a friend.  She was able to teach me even though I am left handed....more

Blogging Goals? How to create a better blog?

So do you guys have any blogging goals? I mean do you set goals for yourself as a blogger and then try to reach them?  Do you just blog for fun, or to relieve stress? Do you blog for work, are you a career blogger? Is that the real term?I was just talking with my husband last night about how much this blog means to me and goals that I want to achieve.  F.Y.I....more

These Kids Are My Whole World

And that is why I am going to post a gazillion pictures in this post!  And you will love them all, just as much if not more than I do.  Okay that was a lie, but I think you'll like them. A lot.Levi has an obsession with shoes....more

I love the photos!

~Denise
BlogHer Community Manager
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And yet another mom fail moment...

Levi's second MRI to check on his shunt was set for today....more

I probably would have done the same darn thing. I know that doesn't make it easier, but that ...more

Friday Finds- Pip and Bean & Rags to Stitches Raffle

For this Friday Finds, I bring you the delightful and adorable etsy shop, PIP and BEAN.  Pip and Bean make super hero capes for kids!  See I told you they were adorable.  You can buy a one of a kind cape for your little super hero, and customize it to fit their unique personality.  ...more

Do you ever have Mom failure moments?

You know, the times where you feel like you messed up, or forgot something really important about your child or their schedule?  I just got a call from the Children's Hospital reminding me and giving me instructions for Levi's MRI appointment on Monday. Come again?  MRI? Monday?  Uh, okay...if you say so...wait, why wasn't I notified of this earlier?Apparently I was notified, back in January....more