Lately, I’ve been more interested in using my creative talents to plan holidays, birthday parties and even decorate my house. Easter is a great time to get creative. The seasons are changing, flowers are coming back into bloom and spring colors are always bright and cheery.
Filling gift baskets for the kids is one way to have fun. Creating unique baskets to fill can be fun too. I set out on a mission to think of a few new, creative baskets to fill for Easter. I’m a little obsessed with rustic decor, so obviously I had to make some rustic looking baskets.
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When your childless self envisions what being a parent will look like, you usually think of the blissful life you are sure to have. The kind of life you imagine families in commercials have. You think you will be prepared and embrace being a parent with all the patience, wisdom and understanding your parents didn’t have.
You read and read and read up on how to parent properly, so to speak. What to do and what not to do. You declare you won’t set bad habits for your baby. You will sleep when the baby sleeps. Dinner will be ready on the table every night when you’re off on maternity leave. Your child will never talk back to you because you will shut that shit down before it even starts.
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