Fill a glove w/beans, pearled barley, etc, give a few pats with it and slip quietly away. I wish I had known about this during all those years of patting and patting and patting and patting...what a great idea!
Cute photo announcement!
The Pregnancy Survival Guide for First-Time Dads - Primer. This site does a great job of discussing it from a man's pov while staying classy and sophisticated.
Repurpose a men's button down shirt into simple toddler shift. (1) Trace existing dress as pattern adding margin for seam. (2) Cut out pattern (3) Sew together for simple dress Notes: the buttons make up dress back & this shirt had nice yoke & finished pleat that (used inside-out) made slick finished box pleat for dress front.
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Tips on Itemizing Your Nursery List
Super Silky Summer Legs Next time you are feeling down, about to binge, going on a date, or just need to pamper yourself, do this. I just did it and I can not stop rubbing my legs together. It feels like I paid for that over expensive pedicure at the salon. I use this all the time :)
What is and isn't safe during pregnancy. This girl is HILARIOUS! And informative.
At 28, I can barely remember what I did yesterday. By the time I have kids (Lord willing), there's no way I'll be able to keep track of everything without something like this!
Interesting List of tasks children can master, by age, to gradually gain independence. Good to reference when I wonder if we are pushing the kids too much or not enough.
Foods to eat and not eat when pregnant. This is a really detailed list! For later...