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A Weekend in Prague

Often called the city of a thousand squires, or even the Paris of Eastern Europe, Prague is breathtakingly gorgeous.read more

Entrance to The Hoxton Amsterdam

The Hoxton Amsterdam

The Hoxton Amsterdam opened earlier this month on the Herengracht Canal, and is already one of the hottest spots inread more

Feeding Baby | Yogurt

I am one of those people who stands in the grocery store aisles for hours reading labels. Which can be pretty annoyingread more

A Rainy Day in Hallstatt

A Rainy Day in Hallstatt

Austria’s oldest and most picturesque village, Hallstatt lies on a narrow little strip ofread more

Nursery Nook in the Master Bedroom

The Corner Nursery

When I was pregnant with our youngest, we didn’t plan a nursery. At least not in the way most expecting parentsread more

DIY Travel Journal

Summer is in full swing and we have been traveling like crazy. I wanted a simple journal for my 6 year old to keepread more

Bad Ischl Travel Guide

A Weekend in Bad Ischl

After reading The Accidental Empress, I became fascinated with Empress Sisi and her life. Bad Ischl plays an integralread more

Feeding Baby | Oatmeal

Oats are naturally high in fiber, protein, calcium, and antioxidants. Plus they are inexpensive and easy to prepare,read more

Brno Czech Republic Stará Radnice

A Weekend in Brno

A few weeks ago, we decided very last minute (like the day before we left) to take a quick weekend trip,read more

Ljubljana Dragon

A Weekend in Ljubljana

Ljubljana is the cutest European city that you’ve never heard of (and cannot pronounce). Situated right in theread more

Feeding Baby | Fruit Purées

Now that you have the basics of making baby food purées down, it is time to get creative! Start combining differentread more

Feeding Baby | Vegetable Purées

Now that you have the basics of making baby food purées down, it is time to get creative! Start combining differentread more

How to Download Audiobooks From the Library

For a few years after my first daughter was born, I didn’t read a single book outside of non-fiction parenting books.read more

Budapest Travel Guide

A Weekend in Budapest

Budapest is arguably one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, with the Danube running right down the center, andread more

Feeding Baby | Baby Food Cookbooks

201 Organic Baby Purees  | The San Francisco Ferry Plaza Farmer’s Market Cookbook  | Weaning  | Cooking forread more

Homemade Baby Food

Feeding Baby | The Basics

Does anyone else find it a little frightening that jarred baby food could have been on the shelf of the supermarketread more

Miracle Healing Balm

A few years ago I fell in love with some Calendula salve that I picked up at our local farmer’s market. Once itread more

A Rainbow of Fruits & Vegetables

For the most part, my kids are good eaters. But there are those days. The days when their desired meal consists ofread more

A San Francisco Birthday Party

A few weeks before leaving San Francisco, we celebrated our sweet oldest’s 5th birthday. The inspiration for theread more

Completely Natural Easter Eggs

I’ve claimed to have made natural Easter eggs before. Every year, we try out different vegetables and herbs toread more

The Best Doctor’s Kits for the Aspiring Doctors

Before putting together our DIY Doctor Kit, I spent a bit of time looking to see what was available. And I wasread more

Astonish Me; Girl on the Train; Where She Went; Nurture Shock

On My Bookshelf

On My Bookshelf this month: Astonish Me  |  “How strange it was that a dream, once realized, could quickly turnread more

DIY Doctor’s Kit & Costume

A Halloween costume that gets played with daily for over a year is definitely a success in my book! These photos areread more

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up; We Were Liars; The Goldfinch; If I Stay

On My Bookshelf

My new year’s resolution for 2015 is to read more books. And not just the “How to Get Your Baby to Sleepread more

A Year of Mini Notebooks

Happy New Year! I know a lot of people started back after the holidays on Monday, but here in Austria, the holidaysread more

Mini Notebooks 12 | December

And here we are at the end. I am so excited to show you the whole collection. But first, the last mini notebook in theread more

Mini Notebooks 11 | November

Month 11 of the year of mini notebooks project. November. In honor of simplicity and thankfulness. Do not spoil whatread more

Simple Halloween Garland

In the usual fashion, I am doing some super last-minute decorating for Halloween. (hey, 4 days ahead isn’t tooread more

Mini Notebooks 10 | October

Month 10 of the year of mini notebooks project. October. In honor of Halloween. Yes, Halloween excites me. That wholeread more

DIY Hula Skirt & an Easy Luau Party

Little girls in grass skirts are just about the cutest thing ever. Babies in grass skirts – even cuter! Lastread more

Maternity Must Haves

I wrote this post exactly one year ago today, the day before I gave birth to my youngest. Things were a littleread more

Mini Notebooks 09 | September

Month 9 of the year of mini notebooks project. September. In honor of back to school and my baby startingread more

Mini Notebooks 08 | August

Month 8 of the year of mini notebooks project. August. In honor of summer. Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drinkread more