Toilet Tummy

As many of you may know, my house was built in the 1930s, so I have an old house. That also means that my house does not save our resources at all. We have to constantly address what we do and how we can help save the environment. Years ago, you may have heard about putting a brick in your toilet tank, so you use less water. Now, I don't know too many people ...continue reading

Allergy Pillow

As many of you know, I am allergic to pretty much everything (I've had allergy testing done and tested positive for every single thing they tested me for). I am always on the lookout for allergy products, and what better than a an allergy pillow! Made with a shell using the certified 100% cotton Allersoft, this is the softest pillow you can buy. The fabric ...continue reading

Kids Update!

We have had a busy weekend, so I have not had a chance to update you all about the kids doctors' appointment on Friday.  I had my mother-in-law come with because both kids had an appointment, and they both needed shots.  I am not dumb; I brought reinforcements.  :) Let's start with Madison.  She is 44 1/2 lbs and 42 3/4 inches tall.  Again, she is off the ...continue reading

Will’s 1 yr checkup

I took Will in for his one year check up today.  He was 24 lbs 5 oz and 30 1/2 inches long.  From last time (which was about 3 months ago), he's put on about 3 lbs and 2 inches.  Yes, he's a big, growing boy.  Over the next couple of months, we have to wean him off the bottle, get him on all people food, and get him drinking milk.  We have our work cut out ...continue reading