Pregnancy Announcement Photo Ideas

We had so much fun trying to come up with a fun pregnancy/gender announcement.  I wanted something unique, but something that totally fit our family personality. This is what we came up with… Scoreboard I giant thanks to one of my BFF’s, Bridgette from  Bridgette Marie Photography for pulling this one off in under and hour….

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Organizing your life with the Petunia Beginnings Baby Book

How many times have you shown up for an appointment at the pediatrician office only to realize that you don’t have your child’s immunization card.  How about not having your insurance card or any number of items you might need for your child. There is a whole list of places that I’ve needed paperwork for…

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4 Week Countdown to Baby. The To Do List.

I can’t believe that Baby Girl Seid is going to be here in 4 short weeks!  Yes I am totally freaking out, which means it’s time to bust out the list of all baby list.  The prepping for baby checklist.  I’ve done this a couple other times, so I already know  what’s on my countdown…

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If I had to do a baby registry all over again…

The first time I created a baby registry, I had no idea where to begin.  I put the most ridiculous things on there – like toys that Ellie wouldn’t use for years.  I missed putting blankets, wipes, bottles and pretty much all of the important everyday items on there.  Toddler toys are cute, but they…

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Newborn Checklist – The Minimalist Version

When I was pregnant with Ellie, 7 years ago, I had a huge list of items we just had to have. By the time we brought her home, to a fully stocked nursery,  I had probably made 100 trips to the baby store. I do believe I actually had baby food in the pantry for…

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6 pieces of unrealistic baby advice

When you walk around 7 months pregnant you’re bound to get unsolicited baby advice.  I don’t care if it’s your first baby or your 10th, there is always someone out there who believes they know more than you do.  AND of course they have to share their wisdom with you. Let’s be honest with each…

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New Mommy Tip – Have it delivered!

I originally posted this last year, but today as I was out running errands I was reminded of this piece of advice I gave you all.  HAVE IT DELIVERED! It is crazy in my house right now.  1st grader, toddler, new baby coming in May and all while I’m trying to work.  Why am I…

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Honest Company Turns 2!

I can’t believe it’s been 2 years since I received our first sample pack of Honest diapers. This company has played a major role in Zach life.  Everyday he  wears those super cute diapers.  We baby girl Seid arrives in May, she too will have Honest diapers on her little behind. Well this week Honest…

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