Adjustable Crib Skirt Tutorial


With my second daughter on the way, I wanted to make most of the things for her nursery including a crib skirt.  I did a little searching and found this idea for an adjustable crib skirt from Kelly at The View Along the Way.  I used the basic idea but adjusted it for my crib and vision.  I love the way a crib skirt looks but didn’t like the idea that you could only use them for a few months while the crib was on the highest setting.  With this method, you can pull up the panels and use it for as long as your child is in the crib.  Plus I think it looks nicer and it doesn’t move around when you change the crib sheet. Continue reading

Free Grocery List Printable


If you’re like me, you dread grocery shopping, especially on the weekends.  I love going to the farmer’s market or specialty shops, but the regular old grocery store on the weekend makes me cringe.  Of course before I go, I have to plan meals and make a list.  Also not always what I want to be doing.   I came up with this list to make life a little easier.  It also makes it even better when I hand the list to my husband and he goes to the store! Continue reading

Baked Zucchini Bites


Like many people at this time of year, I have an abundance of zucchini.  I needed a really quick and easy way to prepare them the other night that sort of hid their veggieness from my daughter.  I came up with this recipe and I am not lying when I tell you that they didn’t make it to dinner.  I put them out on the counter while the rest of dinner was cooking and they were gone before we sat down.  So, I guess they make a good appetizer!  They weren’t a hit with my little one, but she doesn’t know what she’s missing. Continue reading