Besides snuggling, obsessively staring as he sleeps, dressing him in as many cute outfits a day as possible, and watching him and his daddy play, reading together was one of the things I was most looking forward to about becoming a mom!
Just a few of our faves so far:
Little Blue Truck, Pajama Time!, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, On the Night You Were Born, and What Does Cow Say?
Now that we’ve collected the basics that we’ll need for our little man, like his car seat, stroller, bedding, cloth diapers… (lots of cloth diapers,!) clothes, bottles, blankies and beyond, we’re finally starting to think about the nursery. Here are a few picks we’ve got our eye on to make his little room extra special.
Clockwise from top left: Dash and Albert Gallery Stripe wool and jute area rug, rugged Made in Texas blue throw pillow, Better Homes and Gardens rustic floor lamp, and a galvanized aluminum tub for his diapers, wipes, etc. (you can find these at the craft stores like Michael’s or Hobby Lobby).
Clockwise from top left: Industrial wire 9 cubby storage from Restoration Hardware, Farmall tractor photo from HumboldtStreet on Etsy, horse photography from Eireanneilis on Etsy, DIY tree stump end table like this one from Project Nursery, Hello World Lamb photo from YesAndAmen on Etsy, Black iron basket set for his lotions, baby powder, cremes and more, Cloud B Sleep Sheep 8 Sounds Soother, and the natural rustic Bertini Pembrooke 4-in-1 convertible crib.
And lastly, these easy DIY pallet shelves!
His color palette: