Having Twins? Baby Products You NEED Two of (and those you don’t!)

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When I found out I was having twins, I began to mentally calculate the cost. It seemed like a lot of dollars and a lot of floor space would be eaten up by purchasing two of everything. I found out pretty quick there were some must have items, and some not so much. If you are having twins, here are my recommendations for baby products you need two of and those you don't!You … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Surviving the First Few Months with Twins

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The first few months with twins were some of the roughest days of my life. The sheer physical and emotional exhaustion was ridiculous, but now, 18 months later, I can see that there were a few things I did (or could have done) to make those early months less painful. So here are my 5 tips for surviving the first few months with twins. I hope they help out some expectant … [Read more...]

Review: The Dinner Winner Plate is Great For Your Picky Eater!

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Run, don't walk, to Amazon and order this plate.I know, I know. I can hear you saying it now, "Our kid plate/bowl/cup drawer is already overflowing, we don't need another plate." Or, "NOTHING will help my child's pickiness ... nothing."I thought the same things, I promise. But Dinner Winner is something different. It's better than the airplane game, better than gentle … [Read more...]

8 Tips For Surviving the Heat While Pregnant

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I've only been pregnant once in the summer, and I'm currently due with my second in October, meaning I'll be pregnant all summer again. During these months, it's important to take care of yourself and your growing baby.  How hot of a summer you'll be experiencing depends on your location, and as I live in the Northeast portion of the country, we get hit hard with humidity. The … [Read more...]

Hospital Bag Must Haves

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I distinctly remember throwing together a hospital bag (if you could even call it that) when my contractions were four minutes apart and I was heading out the door to give birth to my son four years ago. I was a first time hospital bag packer and while I knew to bring the basic necessities, I hadn't planned ahead and will be doing things differently when I give birth a second … [Read more...]