Write a Letter To Your Favorite Disney Character

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At around 3 1/2 years old, my daughter became obsessed with the mail. Each day I hear, “Mama, is there an envelope for me?!? What about a package!?!” For her birthday she received a magazine subscription of her very own and at the start of the school year she gained a pen pal. The mail… Read More

At Home with Baby Gizmo Episode Three – The Clubhouse Room

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I know I said in Episode Two that the Firehouse Room was one of my favorite rooms in our house, but I have to say that the Clubhouse room is right there with it as one of my favorites. This is another unique kid’s room that we really put our heart and soul into designing.… Read More

Halloween DIY Decorations

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When it comes to decorations, sure, you can go to Target and grab Halloween ones to fill your house up, but first, check out these DIY decoration ideas because it’s so much more fun (and usually cheaper) to do it yourself! No matter if you want something spooky or just cute, we’ve got you covered!… Read More

Halloween Crafts

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Although Halloween may seem like it’s just about the costumes and the food, it’s actually also a great time to get creative with your little ones. So we’ve rounded up some fun crafts to make your home a little bit more spooky! Pumpkin Mummy Family From Hands As We Grow. Pumpkins turned into mummies? How fun… Read More

How To Put Together a Racetrack at 6:30 On Saturday Morning (In 35 Easy Steps)

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1. Dump entire box on the living room floor. 2. Realize this is a wall-mounted racetrack. (Which is clearly stated on the box, but it’s 6:30 AM and I cannot be expected to read things carefully.) 3. Pack bazillion pieces back into box. 4. Take box to basement where ugly sh*t can go on the… Read More

Halloween Children’s Costume Ideas

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Dressing up, loads of candy, it doesn’t surprise me that Halloween is a favorite among little ones. We’ve brought you Halloween costume ideas for pregnant women, babies and families. Today, we’re sharing some great costumes for kids just incase your kids still need some help deciding what they would like to be. Olaf- from $36.33 If… Read More

7 Cozy Fall Essentials

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It is officially fall (where is this year going?!) so it’s time to wrap up and be cosy in some great essentials for you and the kids. Break out the sweaters because baby, it’s about to get cold outside! Geo Fox Apparel Raglan- $28 Cooler weather means long sleeves for the kiddos! This baseball raglan… Read More

Ten Reasons Why Having 3 Kids Is Better Than 2

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One of my great friends is unexpectedly pregnant with her third child. Even though I’m sure she knows it’s possible every time you step up to the plate, she is a little overwhelmed by this new pregnancy because she thought they “were done with two kids.” She just found out this weekend and is kind… Read More

2 FREE (or Cheap) Online Weight Loss Plans

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For busy moms on a budget, gym memberships and fancy meal plans just might not be in the cards. How’s a thrifty mom, who’s short on time, supposed to lose weight and get in shape? I’ve found TWO Free (or Cheap) Online Weight Loss Plans just for you (and me)! 1) Eat This Much Eat… Read More

The 411 on Birthday Invitations

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Ready for a little quiz about birthday planning today? I thought so! Does your heart skip a beat when it comes to planning your child’s birthday? Have you ever been up late at night hand making birthday invitations? Have you forgotten invitations all together and gone with a quick text or Facebook invite? Do you… Read More

Cute Family Halloween Costume Ideas

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Continuing all of our Halloween costume ideas, here are some adorable family ones for you! Some of these you can make and create yourselves and some of them can be purchased online. There’s bound to be something perfect for your family here! The Simpsons- First Time Mom And Dad. Grab some yellow paint and dress… Read More

Halloween Pregnancy Costumes

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Today we are talking all about pregnancy Halloween costume ideas. Because why shouldn’t expectant mothers be able to dress up and have some fun too? I was very newly pregnant the Halloween I was expecting my son and I wasn’t showing at all. I would have loved to have dressed up in any of these… Read More

7 Seriously Stylish Kids We Could Learn From

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GUEST AUTHOR: HARRIET FOSTER Designer child clothing is one of the hottest topics in fashion today. Child fashion often emulates the adult trends, however, children are starting to take the limelight over their parents and become the focus of fashionistas worldwide. Here are 7 super stylish kids whose fashion sense may soon become the envy of… Read More

Halloween Costumes For Baby

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Halloween is fast approaching, and it’s time to start thinking of costumes! We’ve got babies on the brain, so we’ve rounded up some of the cutest Halloween costumes for your little ones! Gnome Costume From Target- $35.99 How about this adorable little garden gnome!? This is a unisex costume and comes at a great price! Peacock Costume… Read More

Super Fun Baby Shower Games for Super Fun Moms

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If you and your gal pals are like me and mine, your sense of humor is odd, yet awesome. Regular old baby shower games just won’t do. Here are some super fun baby shower games for super fun moms (and their friends): 1) Baby Bottle Chug Fill the smallest, cheapest baby bottles you can find… Read More

At Home with Baby Gizmo Episode Two – The Firehouse Room

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winner – Sarah M. *Don’t forget to read all the way through the article to the bottom because we have a special GIVEAWAY to celebrate Episode Two! We are so excited about Episode Two of “At Home with Baby Gizmo” because this is one of my favorite rooms in the… Read More

My 5 Minute Mom Make-Up Routine

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For a good chunk of time I gave up wearing make-up. It just wasn’t feasible for me every day with two littles ones beckoning me day and night (or so it seemed). Priorities ranked as follows – 1) keep the children safe 2) feed them 3) pray for decent naps. Nowhere on my radar was… Read More

Seven Potty Training Tips that Work (VIDEO)

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Potty training is one of those rites of passage that every parent must go through. It’s easy for some (or so they will tell you!) but for many, it is an ongoing struggle that can last anywhere from a month to two years if you are talking about complete potty training, nighttime and all! I was… Read More

30 British Baby Names

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When I was 12 I traveled to Great Britain on an ambassador trip with this group. I know it’s thinking many, many years in the future for most of us, but if your children have the opportunity to travel overseas — make it happen! Gaining a global perspective through travel has immensely impacted my life for… Read More

Foodie Family Dining Room Wall Art Gallery

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We are definitely a foodie family. Before kids, my husband and I loved trying new restaurants anywhere we traveled. We amassed photos and memories from Amsterdam to Burbank to Cape Town. Now that we have three little ones under 3, our culinary adventures have slowed, but that’s no reason why we can reminisce and prominently… Read More