Baby Gizmo Must Have Monday | Episode Four

Must Have Monday

Happy Monday, everyone! It's time to lift up your spirits, forget that the weekend is over and join us for Baby Gizmo Must Have Monday! Don't forget that we still have that great 20% pediped discount from last week's episode that is good through the end of the month if you need new shoes for your kids! This week we have a special guest joining us to share another must-have … [Read more...]

My Personal Breastfeeding Journey

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Did you know that August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month? I thought this would be a great time to share my personal breastfeeding journey with all of you. My mother breastfed me and my grandmother breastfed my mom, so from what I know (or as far back as my grandma can trace) every mom in my family line has been a breastfeeder. So it was never something I … [Read more...]

How To Have A Successful Breastfeeding Relationship

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One thing I am most proud of is that I breastfed my son for three whole years. The journey was beautiful, but it wasn't always easy. I experienced pain, soreness, and three cases of mastitis. Along the way I'd like to think I became somewhat of an expert and I learned when to ask for help and where to get said help! Because breastfeeding should be a beautiful and natural thing, … [Read more...]

Diaper Bags For Every Budget

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Today we're talking all about fashionable, practical, amazing diaper bags. I've rounded up some great diaper bags in all different price ranges to fit every budget today! Cleobella Indi Mama Bag- $496 This is a splurge item coming in at roughly $500 but the organization is fabulous and the best part is that it doesn't look like a diaper bag at all so you'll use it … [Read more...]

Doona Infant Car Seat and Stroller Review (VIDEO)

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Last fall we introduced you to the product that could change your infant car seat carrying days - the Doona Infant Car Seat. This innovative seat converts from infant car seat to lightweight travel system with integrated wheels. Performing as a standard infant car seat in the vehicle, you can remove it from the car, pop out the wheels and you are on your way. Doona is calling … [Read more...]

Bloom Alma Papa Crib Review

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I am so excited to be reviewing my favorite baby product with all of you today! The Bloom Alma Papa Crib is a compact, easily transportable and stylish crib that turns into a toddler bed.   Bloom was founded by four dads wanting to bring meaningful innovation & contemporary design to a world of baby products that have traditionally been functional but not in … [Read more...]

$500 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway

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The “Get What You Want Giveaway” is back! This one is a BIG one and you have two weeks to enter!  That’s right, we have $500 Amazon gift card up for grabs and we will be handing them over to ONE lucky winner. Already thinking about Back to School? This prize works. Have a baby on the way and would like a little help with the baby gear costs? Yep, works for that too. Even … [Read more...]

Babymoon Tips and Ideas

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I'm 28 weeks pregnant so obviously I have babymoons on my mind. A babymoon is defined as: "a relaxing or romantic vacation taken by parents-to-be before their baby is born." How heavenly does that sound? Sign me up! My husband and I actually didn't take any kind of vacation when I was expecting our first born over four years ago so we decided to treat ourselves this time … [Read more...]

To Co Sleep or Not?

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The long heated debate on co-sleeping: everyone has an opinion, everyone wants to do what is best for their baby. Whatever your opinion on the subject, I will start by saying I am a firm believer on to each his own when it comes to this. What works amazingly for some parents and babies may not work at all for others, and that's perfectly okay! I wasn't planning on … [Read more...]

What It is Really Like: A Baby in the NICU

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*What It Is Really Like" is a new Baby Gizmo series of guest posts about what it is really like to be something, do something or experience something. It is a way to give our audience a voice and allow them to share their stories. If you'd like to submit an article/post to our What It is Really Like series, email us your story with "What It Is Really Like" in the … [Read more...]

Review Of ReSqueeze

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Today I'm reviewing one of my new favorite products with you. Meet ReSqueeze. Really, this is one of those products that's so genius and simple I wonder why I didn't think of it myself! Visit ReSqueeze Here. Today I'm giving in an depth look at this amazing product that is going to make your life easier and one that your children will love! This fun break down … [Read more...]

Medela Freestyle Electric Breast Pump Review

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When I was pregnant with my first, I had a long list of baby essentials I was convinced I needed. Everything from the Moby Wrap to the Boppy to the Bumbo, the Jumbo, the Mumbo, the who knows what. Honestly, this time around as I'm pregnant with my second, the only thing that was really on my list of must haves was an electric breast pump. I am not exaggerating when I say that I … [Read more...]

July 4th Protective Ear Bands for Babies and Toddlers

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I'm so excited for the 4th of July this year! My oldest is almost four and my twins are almost two. We're entering the ages where they can really enjoy the food and festivities surrounding the celebration of our nation's independence. I can't wait to experience their joy as we barbeque with family and friends, play games on the lawn, and watch them run around in a pack with … [Read more...]

5 Things You Worry About When Having A Second Child

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I'm expecting my second and like many women, I have some worries about becoming a mother of two. So let's talk about the five top things we think about when having another child, and how we can overcome these fears. 1. You will not be able to love the second child as much as the first. I'm sorry but this simply can not be true. The moment I found out I was expecting my … [Read more...]

Review: Petunia Pickle Bottom Downtown Tote

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Today I am reviewing the Petunia Pickle Bottom Downtown Tote, a brand new style bag from Petunia and my new personal favorite. I'm going to be giving you the full scoop on this bag, all the pros and cons, and everything you need to know about it before ordering. This is the Evening In Islington print, which is currently sold out on their website, but the bag comes in six … [Read more...]