Author Archives: babystepsandmommymoves

DIY Barbie Swimsuits

Is it just me, or is there something exceedingly creepy about naked Barbies?  Maybe I’m biased because I know the History of Barbie, but, just… ew. Anyway! The first few Barbie Dolls Harlow received were the kind with built-in bathing … Continue reading

Posted in Barbie, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Everything you need for the beach (and much more, probably).

Have I ever talked about going to the beach?  I can’t remember, and honestly, I’m too lazy to look back.  However, since we have lived in a beach/lake town for almost 13 years, I’m quite the expert.  Before having Harlow, … Continue reading

Posted in Harlow, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Butterfly Fairy Wands DIY

Several months before her birthday, I asked Harlow what she wanted her party theme to be, and she answered with a hearty “TINKERBELL!” She said she wanted all of her friends to have fairy wings and wands. After a quick … Continue reading

Posted in DIY, Harlow, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Barbie Baby Bottle DIY (or you can cheat…)

Do you know how hard it is to find Barbie stuff? Like, seriously hard. I scour eBay and Etsy, but if there is something I have in mind that Harlow needs, I either can’t find it at all, or it … Continue reading

Posted in Barbie, DIY, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Little Things

  Greetings from the gloomy lower corner of SW Michigan! It is so humid (yet chilly?) and gray out. The sun is trying its best to shine through, but things don’t always go according to plan, do they? However, inside … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Blinking into the light.

Closing in on two years ago, I decided to take a break from writing. This post is like waking up from a looong nap, stretching your arms out, and deciding if you just want to go back to sleep or … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Waving the White Flag

I’m really bummed to write this, finally, but I have to admit to myself that, at least for now, I’m I just have zero time available to write anymore, and though I’m really sad about it, I am giving up … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment