Maternity Wear Mishap

 

I’m tall by today’s standards, almost 5 ft 9” and finding maternity clothing was a challenge.  I didn’t really start showing until I was almost 6 months along, so I was able to wear a lot of my regular clothing. O.K.,  I know what you’re thinking; she’s one of those skinny chicks!  I wish; actually, I was sick throughout my entire pregnancy and didn’t exactly start the pregnancy as a size  zero.  Let me assure you, not even on my best day! [Read more…]

Ruba dub dub-The best gentle soap for your baby’s bath

busted!

The first baby bath I gave Little Pumpkin Doodle was  uneventful.  My husband didn’t want anything to do with it, and suddenly decided he needed to go to the store for diapers.  I think he thought Little Pumpkin Doodle was too fragile and was scared she would break. I  have to admit I was a little scared as well. What if I did it wrong? What if I dropped her? Well none of those things happened and I eventually became good at it. [Read more…]

The Cozy Carrier

Little Pumpkin Doodle is allergic to what?

Sock Prayer Flags.When you’re a first time mom, you tend to notice everything, every gurgle, giggle and burp your child makes. I admit, I used to try to stay up all night to see if I could see Little Pumpkin Doodle growing. So it was no surprise that one day after my husband changed Little Pumpkin Doodle I noticed what appeared to be a ”burn” on her leg.  I asked him if he’d burned her and he looked at me as if I was losing it. [Read more…]