DIY Ombré Swaddle Blankets

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Swaddling..My lifesaver and that dreaded startle-reflex’s nightmare. Not only are these breathable, airy blankets perfect for swaddling because they are so large, but they are also ideal for those hot summer evenings when you just need something light. Along with this, they are perfect for using as a nursing cover, car seat cover, or stroller blanket.

Muslin blankets are amazing and I wish I could afford hundreds of them. These blankets are very similar and the best part is that they get softer with every wash, plus they are so easy and inexpensive to make! Continue reading

Top 20 Favorite Baby Items

Let’s face it. You know that feeling of being a first time mom. That overwhelming feeling of creating your baby registry. The options are endless..and let’s just say I went overboard to try way more than I needed. I truly wish you could try things out before buying to see what works best. Here’s my top 20 list of baby items that we love in our house…

1. Aden and Anais Muslin Blankets
What CAN’T they be used for?! These are seriously the only blankets that we use because they can be used so many ways..PLUS they are light-weight, breathable, nice-sized, cute & classic prints, and the more you wash them, the softer they get! We use them for basically everything.. swaddling, a nursing cover, stroller/car seat cover, a burp cloth, and more! These are a MUST have! Made of muslin, I prefer these because they are breathable, so I don’t have to worry about my little man using them at night time. They are super large so they are perfect for swaddling, yet are great for avoiding overheating. This company even has sleep sacks, burp cloths, wash cloths, changing pad covers, and security blankets. 

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