I first found this product at Portland's baby expo during Mother's Day weekend. I was so fascinated with the design. One of the workers at Seahorses store slapped it on the table as I was helping them unpack products to show me how it worked. When she opened it up it was amazing! I have… Continue reading The Grapple: A Parents Favorite Tool
My best friend and I are up together in church. We sat together, her mom was my youth pastor, she babysat my brother and I, and eventually my mom watched her son. I took over for my mom and became Avery's nanny for 4 amazing years. I watched this little kid grow and learn before… Continue reading Did We Just Become Best Friends?
Yesterday I found a gently used green Beaba ($200 retail) that came with the steamer basket, grain/pasta cooker, a huge stack of baby food containers, and a spatula for $30! I LOVE Facebook marketplace. It has allowed me to get really nice things for our kids that we otherwise couldn't afford. We cleaned the whole… Continue reading Scoring A Beaba and Making Baby Food
With 20+ years of experience around babies I'm far from a first time mother. My mother ran a home daycare since I was born and after she stopped doing that after 20 years I became a nanny for 4 years. I've seen how kids grow and thrive in different environments. I've seen a multitude of… Continue reading Unschooling At 2 Months
We don't typically have any issues with Jude sleeping. Since he was born we were blessed with a baby that liked sleeping. We are at 3 months and have a very strict evening routine that works amazingly for us and he sleeps through the night. Now I know that doesn't happen with all new babies.… Continue reading Sleeping Woes
On the Saturday before Father's Day Tyler was a contestant for the Dadiator Games hosted by the awesome baby/children's store geared towards fathers called Seahorses in Portland, Or. Six fathers competed for the title, trophy, and bragging rights of ultimate dad! The day kicked off with music, story time, face painting, and balloon animals by… Continue reading Father’s Day Dadiator Games
I'm Tyler. I'm currently 43 years old. I'm the father to Jude and Gizzy (Kristyn) and husband to Miranda. I enjoy video games, table top gaming, being a father, eating any sweets my wife bakes, and Legos. My favorite comic book characters are Batman and sandman. I love Doctor Who and really any superhero/villain movie.… Continue reading Meet Us
Today I recieved our Miniware dish set in the mail for the kids! I won the set in a raffle at Portland's baby expo on Mother's Day weekend and I've been so excited to finally get it. The dishes are made from bamboo fibers and food grade silicone. The dishes have attachable silicone suction cups… Continue reading Miniware Dish Set