Infant Car Seats and Travel PSA

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Infant car seats are super convenient for taking baby on-the-go and easily getting them in and out of the car even if they are sleeping. Since I always recommend that parents travel with their child's car seat, because rental car agency car seats can be gross, broken or just hard to use, I see many parents with their baby's infant car seat in the airport. There is one thing … [Read more...]

Six Helpful Pregnancy Books

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Whether you're pregnant for the first time or fifth, I find it good practice to read up on all of the changes that are occurring within your body. If you've done any searching, whether online or in a bricks and mortar, you've likely noticed that there are hundreds, if not thousands, of books and resources available.I've narrowed down the overwhelming number of options to … [Read more...]

Review: Fisher Price Imaginext Pirate Ship Playset

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One of my 5-year-old's favorite toys right now is the Fisher Price Imaginext Pirate Ship.¬†This play set encourages him to use his imagination, takes him away from the iPad (who doesn't love that, right?!?) and is great for multiple kids to play with at the same time. Plus, who doesn't like to practice their pirate "Argghhh!" or "Ahoy, Matey!" when playing?!This fun … [Read more...]

10 Things You Thought You’d Never Do As A Parent

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Let's face it: there's a 'Before Kids' mentality and an 'After Kids' mentality. Before kids, you have visions of a smiling, happy, easy child that you'll be able to calm when they cry using nothing but your soothing voice. After kids, you become more in tune with reality and you know that that smiling and happy child exists, you just wonder where they've gone when they're … [Read more...]

Our Five Favorite Baby Name Websites

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If you're anything like me, it is a true struggle to find baby names that you and your significant other can agree on. It's no surprise, really- choosing a baby name that you both love is one of the biggest first decisions you will have to make for your child.It has to be the perfect name, right?! Not only does it need to suit your baby, but it also has to work well for a … [Read more...]