Angelina Jolie Pregnant with Twins? The Celebrity Baby Boom


Baby, Lifestyle

Lately, it seems, every time you turn on the television, open a newspaper or magazine, you hear about another pregnant celebrity. Julia Roberts began the the trend when she became pregnant with twins in 2004. Since then, stars like Jennifer Garner, Halle Berry, Jennifer Lopez, Minnie Driver, and Jessica Alba, have all started their families. […]

March 20, 2008

Teaching Your Baby Sign Language


Baby, Lifestyle

Once again I have to tell you how glad I am that we decided to teach Georgia sign language. She is beginning to use more and more verbal words but I am not always sure what she is saying. Since she does know some signs, she uses them while she is talking—making it much easier […]

April 5, 2007

The Cutest Sweaters on the Martha Stewart Show


Baby, Lifestyle, Shopping

Friday’s Martha Stewart show featured a crafter who made the cutest sweaters for children. They are made from adult sweaters that are shrunken and then turned into children’s sized sweaters. The instructions and the templates can be found on the Martha Stewart site. The woman who was doing the felting (the applying of the appliqué) […]

March 26, 2007

Georgia’s First Sign Revisted


Baby, Lifestyle, Parenting

Georgia was almost 1 year old when we started to teach her sign language to communicate early. She was quick to pick up the sign for “more”. Since that time, she has learned a number of new signs including “milk”, “eat”, “change” and “dog”. She seems to go through spells where she uses her signs […]

February 15, 2007