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Product Review: Nuby Comfort 360 Plus+ Bottles & Giveaway

Product Review: Nuby Comfort 360 Plus+ Bottles & Giveaway

Jan 18, 2017 | 17 Comments

I was very excited when Nuby offered to send me some of their brand new bottles to try, review and share with you. The Nuby Comfort 360 Plus+ Silicone Anti-Reflux & Anti-Colic Bottle is a great option for parents with newborns all the way to toddlers.   I actually wish we had this bottle during […]

How to Get a Newborn to Calm Down and Sleep

How to Get a Newborn to Calm Down and Sleep

Jan 15, 2017 | 14 Comments

Life with a newborn is hard. I don’t think anyone would disagree with that. One of the more challenging issues that new moms face is sleep. It’s rare that a new baby will be a natural born sleeper. That is why I am very excited that Lori Strong, a certified child sleep consultant and owner […]

The Sweetest Valentines Day Outfits for Baby

The Sweetest Valentines Day Outfits for Baby

Jan 11, 2017 | 29 Comments

Valentines Day is right around the corner and, of course, I can’t resist the opportunity to buy a few new things for Aiden to wear to celebrate! Here are some of the sweetest Valentines Day outfits for baby and toddler.  The best part is that most of these are not SO in your face Valentines […]

Creating a Playroom in a Small Space

Creating a Playroom in a Small Space

Jan 8, 2017 | 13 Comments

Christmas is over and Aiden was very fortunate to receive lots of great new toys from his family and Santa. However, in order to accommodate all the toys, we would ideally need to live in a small mansion and not our two bedroom townhouse. All of Aiden’s toys are in our main living area or […]

Lumberjack First Birthday Party

Lumberjack First Birthday Party

Jan 4, 2017 | 42 Comments

I am super behind in writing about Aiden’s birthday, clearly. Between Thanksgiving, tons of travel for work and then traveling for Christmas it was all just a bit much. Now that everything is settling down I can go back and write about the blur that was November/December — starting with Aiden’s lumberjack first birthday party! […]

Easy DIY Shadowbox of Baby’s First Hospital Items

Easy DIY Shadowbox of Baby’s First Hospital Items

Jan 1, 2017 | 24 Comments

I am definitely a sentimental mama and the holidays usually get me especially mushy as I reflect on the last year.  I also tend to be much more productive which is great for my crafty side. This year, I put together a quick shadowbox of Aiden’s first baby things from the hospital. I plan to […]

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