My DIY IKEA-sized Changing Pad

Listen, IKEA. I’m already willing to trek through your store, nearly kill myself pulling things off the shelves in your storage section, and basically build all the furniture myself… can you just PLEASE do me a solid and start making a changing pad for your changing tables?! Please?!

Recently, it came to my attention that it was time to get Baby Girl a crib.

So I did what all Millennials do and went to — you guessed it — IKEA.


Stuff?! More stuff?! MEATBALLS?!?!?!


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Baby Shower Fun!

Because who doesn’t like babies? And showers? And presents? Oh, yeah. Voldemort. And probably Hitler.

You guys!

On Sunday I was showered with love and support and wonderful wishes, and it was really awesome. So awesome, in fact, that I had to make up a new word: stellar-credible. It was a stellar-credible time. You know, like stellar + incredible.

First of all, a huge resounding round of applause to everyone who made the baby shower happen:

Thanks to Aunt Linda for hosting and providing food and refreshments!

Thanks to Aleksandra for planning and executing all the awesome activities!

Thanks to my amazing mom-and-sisters-in-law for providing some awesome decorations!

And thanks to everyone else who did anything at all – you are wonderful and amazing and stellar-credible beyond belief.

And now, with no further ado… pictures!

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