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Saturday morning, 6:30 am
Posted in Crafting for kids, Creative Playtime, Jacob stories, motherhood, Uncategorized Tagged apples, color, counting, educational, eggs, eyes, fun, hand-eye coordination, jacob, kodiak flapjack, magformers, manipulatives, Mickey Mouse, pancake, playtime, protein pancakes, rainbow, scoop, shaped, sorting, wood Leave a comment
Jacob the architect
I love seeing Jacob’s brain work when he plays with Playmags. He told me this house has a strong foundation and lots of windows.
A couple of randoms
Pictures from Jacob’s first day of school
he loves these magna tiles so much, he may want to ask Santa for a set! He spots mama: These pictures were taken by the teachers and posted on the class website: … Continue reading
Posted in Jacob stories, Milestones Tagged 3.5, classroom, colors, episcopalian, first day, jacob, light table, magna tiles, play, preschool, rabbit, rainbow, reggio, school, scissors, st. paul's, three, Tustin, viewfinder Leave a comment
Garlic zoodles with cilantro and cucumber
I have been craving a certain dish from PF Chang’s…their garlic noodles. They are spicy and fragrant with refreshing cucumber matchsticks and fresh cilantro. Today I replicated it pretty closely using my new obsession: zoodles. Zoodles are zucchini noodles … Continue reading
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Jackson’s room is done!
These may seem like small, picky finishing touches, but I had to conclude with the room in its finished state–with the bench cushion and all artwork hung on the walls.
Posted in Baby O2, nursery Tagged babies, baby, baby 02, baskets, bedroom, bench, books, bookshelf, boy, bright, caddy, chevron, clouds, colorful, craft schmaft, Crib, cushion, cute, diapers, DIY, eclectic, framed, fun, garland, gender neutral, graphic, gray, grey, hack, Handmade, honest company, hot air balloon, ikea, jackson, land of nod, love, marquee letters, mobile, nursery, pennant, pillow, quilt, quilted, rainbow, rocker, room, stripes around the bin, teal, toy, turquoise, unique, wall art, wooden Leave a comment
IKEA hack bench
I love how this turned out! So I didn’t end up making a no-sew cushion with foam and a staple gun; this one was custom made by a vendor used by Josh’s work, but I was a liiiitle busy, so … Continue reading
Up, Up and Away Nursery Projects: Hot Air Balloon Mobile and Quilt pictures
By the way, the extra embroidery thread hanging from the balloons is because I’m still working on how I want it balanced and what lengths I want. 🙂
It’s done, it’s done, it’s DONE!
Baby O2’s quilt and matching pillow are done! I’ll try to take some nicer pictures, but here’s what I have for now.
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Baby O2’s “Up, Up and Away” quilt
To begin with, much credit to my inspiration quilt, found on http://www.Pinterest.com which was apparently from a book called “Everyday Handmade.” I won’t link it here in case the publisher dislikes it being shared online. Now, I have never made … Continue reading