The Library

One thing I missed greatly while living in Costa Rica was the library. I know…geeky right? But there is something about the library that brings back so many fond memories for me. I can recall as a child, the excitement that came with having the freedom to pick out as many books as my little eyes could read. And as I entered college, the peaceful studying that only the library could offer. Then when I moved to Indianapolis, I was impressed with how many libraries there were throughout the city. When you are broke and have nothing to do on your day off, the library is a perfect place to spend your time. Perusing books that you have been longing to read or just picking up a “how-to”...
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Random things I have learned

So there is only so much that a book can teach you about when it comes to what to expect with a baby.  While books, the Internet, other blogs, family and friends have great information many aspects of taking care of a baby are done by learning for yourself.  Here are just a couple of random tips that I thought I would share. If you are nursing while lying down in bed – make sure to put something down under the baby’s head so that your sheets don’t smell like breast milk.  I use a burp cloth.  It is thick enough that it absorbs the excess milk that leaks from Lola’s mouth, easy to wash and it doesn’t bunch up easily. Some may not agree, but when it...
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