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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 […]

Why Basically Sprinkles…

Why Basically Sprinkles…

    Some of our readers may be wondering the story behind our name, “Basically Sprinkles.” Well… Who doesn’t love sprinkles? We sure do! And when we really started talking about our Blog we wanted the name to be a reflection of us, who we […]

Opening Day In Cleveland!

Opening Day In Cleveland!

One of my favorite days of the year! Cleveland is such a summer town and the Indians are a staple of the city. The Home Opener is a sign that summer is just around the corner, the smell of hot dogs on the grill and the […]

Mommy Fuel

Mommy Fuel

How do you start your mornings? Whether you consider it a good or bad habit, my morning routine remains the same no matter what the plans are for the day! Coffee is something I look forward to every morning!  I like it with a heaping […]