Father’s Day Gift Ideas for New Dads

Last update on June 30, 2016.

Father’s Day Gift Ideas for New Dads

The notion of what it means to be a dad has certainly evolved over the years. Nowadays dads are front-and-center in the delivery room decked out in scrubs and cutting the umbilical cord. The modern day dad is hands-on, informed, empowered and influential.

Since Father’s Day is right around the corner, it’s time ...

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15 Parents Hacks that Make Life with Baby Easier

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

15 Parents Hacks that Make Life with Baby Easier

If you’ve spent any time online scrolling through Facebook, Pinterest or Instagram, chances are you’ve come across life hacks. What is a hack? By today’s standards, a life hack is a clever way of doing something that also simplifies your life. Life hacks are interesting because they solve problematic situations with ease ...

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What’s in Your Diaper Bag?

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

What’s in Your Diaper Bag?

After I became a mom, my diaper bag was like my new best friend. I took it with me everywhere I went. It got me out of more than a few awkward situations. It was dependable, reliable and I was always grateful for its companionship.

Diaper bags come in a huge array of styles, colors ...

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Mommy Confessions: Living The #MomLife

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Mommy Confessions: Living The #MomLife

Motherhood is an exciting journey full of sweet moments, unexpected surprises and, of course, laughter. Toddlers are notorious comedians with their funny quirks and emerging personalities. They tend to do and say things in their own special way, reminding you that your are living the #momlife.

It goes without saying that babies and toddlers are ...

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The Basics of Babywearing

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

The Basics of Babywearing

If you’re a new parent, you’ve probably seen all sorts of cute baby slings during your baby gear adventures. There are a lot of reasons why babywearing is so popular these days and it’s not just because you can keep your baby safe while you eat, clean, write, walk or binge-watch your ...

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What You Should Know About Developmental Milestones: Written By An Autism Mama…

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

What You Should Know About Developmental Milestones: Written By An Autism Mama…

I think most parents would agree it’s amazing how fast your baby grows and changes. The first smile. The first laugh. The first time she reaches for you. Then before you know it she’s climbing out of her crib and performing magical feats of strength. Who knew babies were so stealthy?!

The reality ...

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The Beauty & Benefits of Exercising with Baby

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

The Beauty & Benefits of Exercising with Baby

I loved my life as a new mom, but not being able to exercise was depressing. I’ve always been an active person and I worked out during both of my pregnancies until my huge baby bump slowed me down. Then I was sidelined with C-sections and countless sleepless nights and impossibly sore breastfeeding boobs ...

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Daylight Savings Time: Springing Forward with Baby

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Daylight Savings Time: Springing Forward with Baby

Saying goodbye to winter means saying hello to springing forward with Daylight Savings Time. And that’s going to happen sooner than you think – on Sunday, March 13 at precisely 2 a.m. 

Unless you’re in Arizona or overseas territories, you’ll be adjusting the clock to springtime too. Before you became a parent ...

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The Great Pacifier Debate

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

The Great Pacifier Debate

To soothe or not to soothe? That is the age-old binky question. 

I must admit, in my experience with pacifiers I had one son that loved his more than anything until he was four. Yes, four. It was odd to see him without a brightly colored binky in his mouth. My other son never liked ...

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Guide for Introducing Your Baby to Solid Foods

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Guide for Introducing Your Baby to Solid Foods

Every mother is different, but I was thrilled when my baby boys started eating solid foods. Hooray! Formula and breast milk just weren’t enough to keep them full, but baby food did the trick. Happy full tummies at last!

When your baby starts eating and enjoying solid foods, it opens the door to lots ...

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