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IKEA Hack Bookshelves

IKEA Hack Bookshelves

I taught elementary school for 7 years before Chickadee was born. Two years in second and five years in third. Sometimes it is hard to believe I am not teaching anymore, but not to worry I still have my teacher moments! The teacher in me 

IKEA Hack…Tarva Dresser Makeover

IKEA Hack…Tarva Dresser Makeover

How is 2014 treating everyone? We are off to a good start and hoping tonight when Auburn (cross our fingers) beats Florida State tonight in the National Championship game it will be even better! Regardless it’s always great to be an Auburn tiger! I still 

Daily Afternoon Activities Guide | Week 2

Daily Afternoon Activities Guide | Week 2

  So who THRIVED instead of survived during their afternoons last week? I would love to hear from you! Let me know if any of our activities were a hit with your kiddos or how you put your own spin on them! If you are still 

Toddler Fall Leaf Banner

Toddler Fall Leaf Banner

Although the calendar says it is officially fall, we are still waiting down south for crisp, cool mornings and perfect fall afternoons. Yesterday we finally saw the highs dip below 90 degrees, so we are headed in the right direction. Just because it doesn’t feel 

Toddler Meal Ideas

Toddler Meal Ideas

I’m NOT an expert when it comes to making toddler meals, but I am two kids in and working on eating with #3. What we feed our children has come a long way from the 80’s when frozen chicken nuggets, mac n cheese, and applesauce were 

Our FAVORITE Books Right Now

Our FAVORITE Books Right Now

April has been true to it’s form around here. Hopefully the showers will be bringing May flowers! With lots of rainy days inside we have been crafting, playing with EVERYTHING in the playroom, and reading tons and tons of books. We have been reading to 

Spring Handprint & Footprint Art Roundup

Spring Handprint & Footprint Art Roundup

If you have been around A Step in the Journey long, you may have noticed my love for hand print and footprint art with my littles. I love capturing their size and ever changing features at every age and hand and footprint art is a 

Fabulous Curtains from a Twin Size Sheet!

Fabulous Curtains from a Twin Size Sheet!

Y’all, I’m so proud of this project! And not because it took a lot of hard work….quite the opposite actually. I’m proud because of how great they look & how little work actually had to be done. Does that make me lazy? I hope not 

DIY No Sew Adjustable Crib Skirt

DIY No Sew Adjustable Crib Skirt

Chickadee has quite a DIY kind of nursery. Everything from her painted crib to her IKEA Hack dresser. So of course her crib skirt would be a simple do it yourself project as well. I really can’t even believe I am doing this as a 

DIY {Photo}Book Covers

DIY {Photo}Book Covers

I mentioned a few weeks ago that I was embarking on a makeover of our guest bedroom/craft room. It’s not the biggest of spaces, but we are making it work for us. There is a daybed in the room which is great for guests & 

Guest Bedroom & Office Inspiration

Guest Bedroom & Office Inspiration

So when Chickadee was born she took over our current office/craft room! I really LOVE how her nursery turned out, but a side effect was my craft space had to relocate to the guest bedroom. Here is a snapshot of our guest bedroom before. To 

DIY Paper Pinwheel Wall

DIY Paper Pinwheel Wall

I’m doing a little redecorating during naptime using things I already have around the house. With Chickadee’s current eating/napping schedule I don’t have time to go out searching for new decor, so we are working with what we have friends! Today my focus was our 

Nursery Tour

Nursery Tour

I just recently realized I never shared a full tour of Chickadee’s nursery. I absolutely love how it turned out. It is a small little room, but since she is a small little girl, it works out! Before baby girl came along this was my 

Kick in the Pants with Duluth Trading Company

Kick in the Pants with Duluth Trading Company

It’s amazing how quickly my time disappears in a day. Most of my hours are designated to taking care of my sweet baby girl, however during weeks like one it seems there are no hours left to spare, because Chickadee has decided now that she