October 2012

Today’s Our Due Date!

by ilene on October 26, 2012 · 12 comments

in baby, pregnancy

(see maternity countdown shirt tutorial here) It’s D Day!  Today, October 26, 2012, is our official due date!   It seems like just yesterday  we found out we were expecting and our lives changed forever.  I can’t believe I’ve made it this far!  40 weeks is a long time to be pregnant!  This is by […]

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Yummy Southern Buttermilk Biscuits

by ilene on October 24, 2012 · 4 comments

in baking, recipes

(no baby yet. still waiting!) The other day, I had a cup of buttermilk left over from making these bacon chocolate pancakes.  I didn’t want to throw it out, so I started googling recipes on what yummy goodies  can I make with just one cup of buttermilk.  I found this recipe for Southern Buttermilk Biscuits, […]

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Well, no baby yet.  Still waiting. At my 39 week OB appointment last week, my doctor told me now that our baby may come late now and have to be induced!  I went from being told she was going to come a couple weeks early, which sent me into a “I’m not ready!” panic attack […]

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Well, I didn’t go into labor yet!  Baby girl is still hanging in there!  I’m at the point where half of me wants her to come out because I’m so uncomfortable and the other half of me is scared of the labor/delivery process and wants her to stay inside forever!  The waiting is the hardest […]

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Paper Lantern and Light Mobile

by ilene on October 15, 2012 · 12 comments

in baby, decor, pregnancy, tutorial

My absolute favorite project that I’ve done so far for our nursery is this paper lantern and light mobile!   When I first started brainstorming ideas for our baby girl’s room, I saw this nursery on pinterest and fell in LOVE with the lantern mobile.  I wanted to replicate it but in pink/white for our […]

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