affordable bedding

Frills, Thrills and Affordable Bedding (under $35.00)

Lucy (the dog) spent the weekend with us last weekend and Ellie couldn’t help but want to dress her up every chance she got. So I returned the favor and dressed the girls up similarly. I’m not sure, can you tell who had the most fun with this? 😉 I don’t know how I ended up with such a girly-girl but to see her smile is worth all the tutus and frill.

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secret to getting ready with a toddler

My secret to getting ready in the morning with a toddler

If I ever needed proof that routine is important to kids, this is it.

Anyone who knows my daughter knows that she doesn’t sit still for more than a second. There’s a world out there to explore and she’s going to explore it. Not a minute to waste!

And yet, every morning, she asks to go in her “crate.” (I didn’t name it that, she did I promise).

Yes, she requests that she be confined to a tiny 4′ x 3′ space for 30 minutes or so.

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