Today my little Lucas turns 9 months, which means he's been in my heart for a whole 18 months. It's been a whirlwind full of life lessons and life changes, so today, on the afternoon of his 9th monthaversary, and in no particular (completely random) order, here are some of the lessons I've learned over the course of that...
When my Pediatrician told me at 4 months that I was all clear to start serving solids, I was sorely unprepared. I didn't realize that I would be starting so early, so I had just the very bare basics at home. Luckily, what I had, plus a quick trip to Walmart for rice cereal and oatmeal was all I...

Combo Cooking for Baby

We started Lucas on solids when he was 4 months old. To be completely honest, baby led weaning scares me, so we started with simple 1-ingredient puree's. With a vacation coming up shortly after we started him on food, I decided to focus on the fruits and vegetables most commonly found in some of the most trusted baby food...
I absolutely love event planning. I'm quite sure I missed my calling. It started when my sister got engaged way back when, and my passion has only grown since then. I completely threw myself into the fine details when it came to planning my wedding shower, wedding, baby shower and now most recently, Lucas' baptism. Calling on some of...