holiday gift guide: for littles!

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littles-gift-guide

i made this final gift guide for little ones based on eleanor and samson’s ages and interests right now, but i know many of these things fit the bill for most toddlers! i especially can’t get over that life size cardboard ice cream truck (!!!) and the darling printable finger puppets. a full list and links below!...

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holiday gift guide: for him!

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him-gift-guide

while putting together these guides, i asked josh to help me round up his favorite products or gifts for guys because i’m often at a loss as to what to give him and sometimes it’s just easier to “know” what’s really on your loved ones list. hopefully this will be helpful to some of you shopping for a man in your life though, since it’s coming from a guy!...

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holiday gift guide: for her (or you!)

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her-gift-guide

hello! hope you had a wonderful thanksgiving! i ate wayyyyy too much of everything and my pregnancy heartburn isn’t very happy about it but now i feel officially ready to go into labor at any point, since i got my turkey and stuffing in and ate my weight in mashed potatoes. ;)

i haven’t put together holiday gift guides for this blog of mine before....

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happy thanksgiving!

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naomi-and-kids-nov14

i’d been putting off washing all of the baby’s clothes, partly because i tend to do everything last minute, but also because it just felt like the biggest task in all the land (i know it’s not, but when you’re 38 weeks pregnant, everything feels this way).  we don’t have a washer and dryer and a lot of it needed to be hand washed and air dried, so that’s maybe why it felt even bigger a task than normal....

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traveling during the holidays, with tips from tim and kesh coulson

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the holidays tend to be a big time for travel as many take off to visit loved ones and home this time of year.  since we’re expecting a baby within a few weeks, our families are traveling to us this year. (score!) although in general, our little family tends to stay more put during the holiday season (and usually visit our families in the early spring.) i’ve blogged a bit about airplane travel with little ones HERE and traveling internationally with them HERE, but thought this might be a great time to hear from our australian friends tim and kesh coulson, who have spent the majority of this past year traveling the world together with their little boy, roo.  ... Read more