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DIY Monthly Milestone Photos for Baby

During Aiden’s first year I had a lot of fun taking monthly milestone photos of his growth each month. You don’t have to be a professional photographer to get cute pictures of your little one’s first year. I couldn’t decide on just one type of photo so I actually combined a few different set-ups for each month. There are so…

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for the Toddler Mom

I can’t believe how close Mother’s Day is. It completely crept up to me with all the excitement around Easter! Here are some fun Mother’s Day gift ideas for the baby or toddler mama or, really, any mama! (Feel free to pass this link along to the Dads in your life 😉) DIY Mother’s Day Gift Ideas: There is nothing…

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DIY Distressed Denim — Hip Jeans for Babies & Toddlers

I love the look of distressed denim on babies — if you haven’t noticed Aiden is a total hipster.  As a child of the 90s  I remember distressing my own jeans and thought  I would try the DIY distressed denim technique on some Aiden size jeans. I had all the materials at home already so the only expense was the…

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Sweet DIY Birth Announcement Chalkboard

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and this sweet do if yourself birth announcement chalkboard is a perfect memory/keepsake gift for a new mom or grandmother! We made this when Aiden was only a couple of weeks old and I still look at it every day. This is super easy to make except for the handprint. I do have…

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A Lumberjack Party

I am super behind in writing about Aiden’s birthday, clearly. Between Thanksgiving, tons of travel for work and then traveling for Christmas it was all just a bit much. Now that everything is settling down I can go back and write about the blur that was November/December — starting with Aiden’s lumberjack party! I really only chose the theme “lumberjack”…

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