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More exciting news for Basically Sprinkles!

More exciting news for Basically Sprinkles!

Things have been pretty quiet around here lately…there is good reasoning for it too!   We are due with #2! ¬†January will be here before we know it!   The first trimester was pretty rough with the food aversions, not keeping food down, and all […]

How does your garden grow?

How does your garden grow?

We decided to plant some herbs so we can use them for cooking and in our drinks this summer! I am such a rookie when it comes to this, I don’t have my mom’s green thumb, (maybe one day!) Natalie has done this before, so […]

Sprinkles & Rainbows

Sprinkles & Rainbows

My birthday has always been one of my most favorite things to celebrate, that is, until, I had my daughter! Now her birthday is my most favorite thing to celebrate! Every morning, when I get her out of bed, I ask her what she dreamed […]

Baby Bump or Big Lunch?!

Baby Bump or Big Lunch?!

    Baby bump is just about 16 weeks and this is the stage I’m in; the phase where the belly is not yet a full, obvious baby bump which makes you the subject of a lot of speculation. Any Mom who has ever been […]

Pie Night!

Pie Night!

  Our family has started the tradition of homemade pizza on Friday nights! We love making them at home for so many good reasons but no.1 reason is that the toppings and options are endless! You can create whatever you want, however you like it! […]

Another Baby On The Way!

Another Baby On The Way!

This has been my favorite thing to post so far! So many emotions when you’re pregnant the second time around. Making it through the first trimester with a toddler was much more challenging this time. But we did it! Here we are, 14 weeks in […]

It’s Raining, It’s Pouring But Today will not be Boring!

It’s Raining, It’s Pouring But Today will not be Boring!

Rainy Days with toddlers…. need I say more? Ok, so when you’re locked inside and feeling like there aren’t enough toys in the house anymore to keep everyone entertained, we have a few quick homemade fixes for that. Singing in the Rain If it’s nice […]

Surviving the First Trimester the Second Time Around

Surviving the First Trimester the Second Time Around

We’re finally expecting our second baby! Seriously, we could not be more excited to grow our little family and give our son a younger brother or sister. But inevitably, that first trimester rolled in like a quiet storm, calm at times then full of thunder […]

Spring Painting with Littles

Spring Painting with Littles

One of my favorite activities when the weather warms up is to let my little paint outside totally carefree. As we always joke, one of the best toys is an old cardboard box and that’s exactly what we use. Next warm day, open up an […]

Easter egg fun!

Easter egg fun!

  Coloring Easter eggs is so much fun, no matter how old you are! It’s a great excuse to get the family together! Coloring eggs with G-ma, G-pa & JJ is much more exciting than mom & dad, anyways! ¬†It can really test the little […]