Thumb Sucking, The Good, The Bad, and the Cute

Itty Bitty has a new best friend: His left thumb. He has been sucking his thumb for over two months now, and I’ve heard several reactions. Thumb sucking, oddly enough, has turned out to be quite the divisive subject among parents.  Some think it’s cute and useful for self soothing. Whereas others have told me that he is starting a terrible, gross, and unsanitary bad habit.  One of the many suggestions people offer is to give him a pacifier. The…

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Pics of the Week

#tmtbphotoaday Pics of the Week (above) Top Left: @j__cab  (9oclock) Top Right: @girasol729 (proud) Bottom Left: @corey3711 (leaves) Bottom Right: @lizhanes (proud) Center: @jeme0425 (lookdown) Join in the fun by participating in the September Photo A Day ChallengeShare your photos on Instagram, and add the hashtag #tmtbphotoadayI will pick 4-8 pictures to highlight and share each week as “Pics of the Week”…

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Sneak A Peek Inside My September Citrus Lane Box + Coupon Code

We were away from home for a few days, and came home to the most wonderful surprise – our first Citrus Lane Box! So what exactly is Citrus Lane?   When it comes to baby gear, it’s sometimes hard to know what items are the best – and right for our tiny babies’ developmental age as well as his stage. Enter stage left: Citrus Lane to save the day.   Started by a group of moms (AKA: a bunch of…

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Wardrobe Wednesday: Something Blue For A September Wedding

We recently attended a gorgeous wedding held at the historic Smith’s Castle in North Kingstown, RI.  It was a completely picturesque Rhode Island wedding – overlooking the beautiful bay. My favorite moment of the ceremony was when the ring bearer stood in the middle of the isle, probably thinking this whole event was for him. Suffice it to say, he did kind of steal the show.   The reception then took place at Quidnessett Country Club, which also has a…

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Apple Picking and Tasting {vlog}

We had an autumnal adventure this weekend – apple picking for the first time as a family! Tall Dad and I sampled all of the different apple available. Some tasted fantastic raw, whereas others didn’t pass the taste-test.  We found out afterwards that some apples are better baked than raw…oops! Well now we know! What’s your favorite type of apple?…

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Pics of the Week

(above) Top Left: @girasol729 (friends) Top Right: @jennyq711 (brown) Bottom Left: @semmett82 (glass) Bottom Right: @jeme0425 (old) Join in the fun by participating in the September Photo A Day Challenge Share your photos on Instagram, and add the hashtag #tmtbphotoaday I will pick 4-8 pictures to highlight and share each week as “Pics of the Week”…

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