Archive for October, 2011

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!

“We hope you had a GR-R-REAT Weekend! “ Tony the Tiger

October 30, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin Patch

Even though we went to Patterson Farm the other week, we still waited to the last minute to actually pick out our pumpkins. There is a little pumpkin patch right by our house which is where we went last year to get our pumpkins, so sticking with our new family tradition we went to go […]

October 28, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Food For Baby: Bananas

Food For Baby: Bananas

Another Baby Food Post, don’t worry I’m not going to fill up my blog with a bunch of baby food stuff but I am trying to catch up because we are already on Pears Yes, Pears! Bananas are super easy to make which is pretty much the main reason I chose these first to introduce […]

October 27, 2011 | By | 6 Replies More
Food For Baby: Introducing Rice Cereal

Food For Baby: Introducing Rice Cereal

Holy moly it’s already Wednesday?? Where did Monday and Tuesday go? CK is going through some sort of phase that doesn’t allow me to do ANYTHING .. especially sit down and write a blog post. You see, he seems to hate to fall asleep, this child will fight till his eyelids are droopy and his […]

October 26, 2011 | By | 4 Replies More
Food For Baby: The Basics

Food For Baby: The Basics

When I was pregnant with Caden I knew from the beginning that I wanted to make my own baby food. I thought it would save us some money, he could eat what we were eating and most importantly I knew what he was eating. Well … the time has come. I started Caden on solids […]

October 21, 2011 | By | 5 Replies More
Patterson Farm

Patterson Farm

This past Sunday we had a family day and decided to take Caden to his first pumpkin patch. We headed up to Patterson Farm up in Mooresville, NC. They had all sorts of stuff going on. Hayrides Tomato sling shot Corn Pit (just like a ball or sand pit but full of corn) Swings sets […]

October 19, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Operation 108: 4 months

Operation 108: 4 months

I want to Thank you for the nice comments, support and advice on my 4 month fantastic funk post. It can be so draining trying to figure these babies out! It has definitely gotten better these last couple nights. He actually slept 10-11 hours Saturday and Sunday night. And last night he was only up […]

October 17, 2011 | By | Reply More
4 month Fantastic Funk

4 month Fantastic Funk

Yep, we are in a funk. Our easy, sleeping baby is now a raging fighter. I thought we had everything figured out. Caden’s been hitting milestones, rolls over and started sitting up by himself. He was sleeping 7-9 hours a night, going to bed between 8:30-10pm. Waking up around 6am. We started solids. Taking naps […]

October 14, 2011 | By | 11 Replies More
“Ghosting” Neighborhood Tradition

“Ghosting” Neighborhood Tradition

Have you ever been “Ghosted”? While my mom was down here visiting me last week she ended up getting “ghosted” back home. I have never heard of such a thing so I was pretty curious about it. After she explained what it was I thought; Oh Fun! Maybe I’ll start the tradition in our neighborhood. […]

October 12, 2011 | By | Reply More
A Glimpse into Single Parenthood

A Glimpse into Single Parenthood

Single Parenting is not easy. I give props to all the single parents out there. Realistically, I really have no clue about single parenting Nate was only out of town for a week but just even being alone with the little guy for just a couple days is pretty draining. I can only imagine how […]

October 10, 2011 | By | Reply More