El Mundo de Elí

Here are some photos from Elí’s first Elmo birthday. I guess Elmo is becoming a trend :). Party prep: Elías Sesame Street Crayons and Dorthy royal icing cookies The birthday boy and his abuelito The birthday table Rainbow pound cake with Italian buttercream frosting Birthday brother eating cake The Sesame Street birthday family Chocolate Elmo…

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Feliz Cumpleaños Frida Kahlo

As many of you know I am obsessed with Frida Kahlo. So are my sons. Today we celebrate this magnificent woman’s bday. View this post on Instagram The big one wanted to join his little brother. #saturdayreading #fridakahlo #mommyoftwo #lacasadeloswellscobars A post shared by maya escobar (@mayanoemi) on Dec 5, 2015 at 2:03pm PST View…

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Fourth of July Buttercream Ombré Pinata Cake

This year we celebrated ‘Murica to the fullest with a Fourth of July Buttercream Ombré Piñata Cake. Truth be told, after last year’s massive flag cake I wasn’t planning on making anything too crazy. But my family seemed so disappointed and I ended up caving. I’m happy though that I went for it. I had…

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Fourth of July Flag Cake

Last fourth of July I was SUPER pregnant.  And like any rational minded soon to be mami of two, I decided that I should spend my last days of freedom on my feet, for hours, baking a flag cake. I started by making a 5 layer red test-cake with buttercream filling.  But I wasn’t happy enough with…

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happy healthy #artbaby

He is crawling around like crazy, just got his first tooth, still prefers breast milk as his drug of choice, and LOVES art! View this post on Instagram Today our baby fell in love. #artbaby A post shared by maya escobar (@mayanoemi) on Dec 22, 2013 at 3:04pm PST View this post on Instagram Developing…

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Mommy’s Boobies

Nursing day and night is no joke. But hey don’t take it from me. I’m just providing sustenance to a human being.

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Milestones

After two weeks of wonderful fist sucking delight, the baby finally found his thumbs! Other huge milestones of this week include: * making constant eye contact with his mami and daddy * recognizing (and loving) his reflection in the mirror * holding his head up on his belly and while sitting up * making splashes…

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Nursing symphony: wanted breastfeeding mamas

Do you love nursing your baby? Does your little one “perform” every time he or she is at your breast? I am working on new breastfeeding series that will include the sounds of nursing babies. I am looking for moms to contribute audio recordings of babies feeding. If you are interested in having the sounds…

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Loving mamihood

My beautiful baby is 8 weeks old today! View this post on Instagram Daddy is becoming a master burper A post shared by maya escobar (@mayanoemi) on Jun 9, 2013 at 9:54pm PDT View this post on Instagram We are so proud of our lil guy. At his 1 month check up he has gained…

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