Two memes and an award

Farrah at Baby Loves Slings tagged me to write 7 True Things about myself, so here goes: I am left-handed. I have green eyes. I have a not-so-secret love affair with chocolate. I would love to give birth to another baby, but am unsure if more than two children is right for our family. I…

Amy’s Halloween candy alternatives

Halloween is right around the corner, but in light of my recent discoveries about damaging effects of artificial colors and flavors (and petroleum and coal tar) in candy, I haven’t been feeling very excited about a holiday that promotes candy consumption. Consider this: Americans spend a whopping $950 million on Halloween candy every year. So…

Get your game on

My home team, the Colorado Rockies, are playing the Boston Red Sox, home team of Tanya from The Motherwear Breastfeeding Blog in the World Series this week. Tanya thought a friendly bet was in order and I agreed that, even though I am not a baseball fan, a little bloggy bet sounded like fun. We’ve…

Bitty Braille – review and a giveaway

Update: THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. I love discovering cute and unique clothes for kids, and Bitty Braille tees for infants and toddlers are both of these things. Bitty Braille tees feature simple “kid-friendly” words set in Braille type in either sparkly faceted metal studs for the girls or simple metal studs for the boys.…