baby led weaning, Parenting

Baby Led Weaning: 6 Months In

6+ months into Baby Led Weaning and Waylen pretty much eats like the average adult. (I’m talking quantities too ha!) He eats three solid meals a day with one snack and gets a glass of milk in the morning and before bed. After 100+ items he’s really only disliked one thing- cottage cheese! He’ll eat… Continue reading Baby Led Weaning: 6 Months In

Life, Parenting, Uncategorized

Waylen’s 1st Birthday Party

This past Sunday we all gathered together to eat, drink, and celebrate Waylen’s 1st Birthday! Even though I don’t have immediate family in Charlotte we are seriously blessed to be surrounded with such an amazing tribe of people! We even had family come down from Winston and my old college roomies come up from Columbia!… Continue reading Waylen’s 1st Birthday Party


Waylen: 12 Months!

Somebody pinch me! My itsy bitsy little baby is not little anymore. (And okay, I guess at 8lbs 2.5 oz he was never thattt itsy bitsy.) I’ve blinked and Waylen is somehow a year old already! These days Waylen is constantly talking up a storm and getting into some serious mischief. He still loves to… Continue reading Waylen: 12 Months!


Waylen: 11 Months

ELEVEN MONTHS!!! The countdown until Waylen’s first birthday is officially on! CRAZY! This last month Waylen has mastered crawling up the stairs, still pulls himself up on everything, and loves walking along the back of the couch. Seriously though he’ll spend 45 minutes entertaining himself on the couch. Ha he still isn’t walking or standing… Continue reading Waylen: 11 Months

baby led weaning, Parenting

A Day in the Life: Waylen

Now that I've blogged Waylen's favorite foods, I'm still getting questions about how often and how much he eats so today I'm going to walk you through a day in the life of Waylen! Here's what his typical day looks like: 6:15 Wake up 6:15-6:30 Nurse 630-8:00 Dad and baby play time 8:00-8:15 Breakfast 8:15-9:00… Continue reading A Day in the Life: Waylen


Waylen: 10 Months

We are in double digits, I repeat, WE ARE IN DOUBLE DIGITS!! Waylen is TEN MONTHS OLD! Like, how did this happen?  This past month Waylen has really grown up! He has nearly perfected pulling himself up to standing on pretty much everything and babbles more then ever. In addition to mama he now also… Continue reading Waylen: 10 Months

baby led weaning, Parenting, Recipes

BLW: Recipes 

Alright I've been getting a bunch of messages asking what I feed Waylen so I've decided to step you through some of our go to dishes. Now Waylen seriously eats everything I offer him -- he's a pig-- but these are his absolute favorites! Protein Waffles:  1 ripe banana 2 eggs 1/8 t baking soda… Continue reading BLW: Recipes