Big Wheels by Anne Rockwell – Book Review

Big Wheels by Anne RockwellArya sat calmly through an entire book about trucks, so I figured she wouldn’t mind reading Big Wheels by Anne Rockwell.

My daughter is naturally drawn to large blocks of color with intricate designs.

The front cover shows a yellow front loader with big wheels lifting a pile of dirt as a series of different trucks drive in the background.
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Improving Baby’s Halloween Photo

Improving Baby's Halloween PhotoWith two cute Halloween costumes for Arya, we used her Baby Lion costume for taking baby to Halloween in Salem, Massachusetts.

We dressed our daughter in her Snow White baby costume for pictures earlier in the day.

Mommy had an idea for a great, artistic shot under a tree in the Boston Public Garden.
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When Do Babies Get Teeth?

When Do Babies Get TeethWhen do babies get teeth?

Arya is 7.5-months old and she still doesn’t have any teeth.

She does have the tiny tip of one tooth showing whenever she smiles, laughs, or cries. But some of our friends’ babies have both of their bottom teeth already whereas Arya has yet to have any teeth fully erupt.
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Maisy’s Clothes by Lucy Cousins – Book Review

Maisy's Clothes by Lucy CousinsArya seemed to like the two previous books about Maisy.

Maisy’s Clothes by Lucy Cousins includes some of the same characters, but is nothing like the other books.

My daughter was a lot less interested in the book with no flaps and few pictures including Maisy and her animal friends.
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Where is Maisy by Lucy Cousins – Book Review

Where is Maisy by Lucy CousinsWe have already read one book about Maisy.

I thought Where is Maisy? by Lucy Cousins was quite similar to Where is Maisy’s Panda, but Arya seemed to like it a lot more.

Finding Maisy was fun for her since she got to play with a different flap on every page.
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Halloween in Salem, Massachusetts With Baby

Halloween in Salem, Massachusetts With BabySince Arya received two cute Halloween outfits as a gift from our friend, we decided to use the Snow White Baby Costume to take pictures in the morning and change her into the warmer Baby Lion Costume for the afternoon.

With friends staying with us, we decided to take baby to Salem, Massachusetts for Halloween.

Thankfully temperatures were in the 50s so Arya was able to stay warm with a long sleeve onesie and pants under her costume.
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