11 Great Breastfeeding Accessories

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In honor of National Breastfeeding Awareness Month, I wanted to share a few breastfeeding accessories that I felt extremely helpful during my 13 month run breastfeeding my son. I am also currently expecting my second child, who I plan to also breastfeed, so this list will serve as a great reminder of what accessories I need to stock up on ahead of time! This list isn't all … [Read more...]

Essentials for Baby’s Arrival

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If you're in the process of registering for baby gear, it can absolutely get overwhelming with options. I believe that most things available for babies are nice to have, but not essentials whatsoever. This list is very subjective, obviously, as it's from my personal point of view, but I still want to share what items I consider to be essential for a newborn. These are all of … [Read more...]

Newborn Essentials to Celebrate Milestones (GIVEAWAY)

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*This is a sponsored post on behalf of Babies "R" Us and Pampers. As always, all thoughts, opinions and statements are my own. Plus, I include some great must-have baby items that I recommend to new parents that you should check out in the article. Having a baby is one of the most exciting, wonderful times of your life. From the first feeding to the first night home from … [Read more...]

GIVEAWAY to Celebrate Summer: Week 4

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Welcome to Week FOUR of our Summer Celebration. This week joining Baby Gizmo and Club MomMe is SCARY MOMMY! If you do not know Jill from Scary Mommy - you should - she's HILARIOUS!! For example, her Facebook cover photo says "Scary Mommy is intended for people who have a sense of humor, an appreciation for sarcasm and who wear panties that don't easily get in a wad". She. … [Read more...]

Bringing Home Baby on WGN-TV in Chicago

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Today I headed back to WGN-TV in Chicago to do a great "Bringing Home Baby" segment and you know what? We didn't mention the royal baby even once! That is self-control at its finest! :) Products featured in the segment... Bringing Baby Home You can’t leave the hospital without a car seat. It’s important to also know how to install it.  Parents should use it well in … [Read more...]

Boppy Introduces New Updated Nursing Pillow

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One of the most popular nursing pillow companies, Boppy, has just introduced a new updated nursing pillow. The Boppy Pillow has been a must-have on most nursing mama's baby registry for a long time. I loved and used my Boppy with each of my three kids and I love that they have updated it to make it even better. Boppy didn't want to just remain on top of the nursing pillow … [Read more...]

12 Weeks of Holidays Giveaway: Week 11 – Nursing MomMe

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And we are back with Week 11 of our 12 Weeks of Holidays with Club MomMe after a brief hiatus to celebrate the holidays with our families. So we are kicking off week 11 on New Year’s Eve and this week we are celebrating "Nursing MomMes".  To all of the Expectant MomMes and Daddys, and new MomMes who are spending countless hours each day breastfeeding and pumping for their … [Read more...]

A Traveling Nursing Mamas Must-Have (VIDEO)

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If you are a breastfeeding mama, you probably already know how valuable a good nursing pillow is. I used my nursing pillow every single day. It's also one of those products that many expecting moms pack with their hospital bag so that they will have it from the moment the baby arrives. A good nursing pillow helps to position the baby better at the breast and makes for a more … [Read more...]

Roundup of Great Sales Today!

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Lots of great sales and deals today to report. HauteLook has 50% off Tea Collection clothes for girls, boys and women!  Things are selling out fast so be quick! SHOP HauteLook here Gilt Groupe has Boppy Pillows and Slipcovers for 44% off! SHOP Gilt Groupe here Zulily has the cutest outfits for babies from Canada's Petit Lem! SHOP Zulily … [Read more...]

Happy World Breastfeeding Week!

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The World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) organizes the World Breastfeeding Week annually for August 1st to August 7th.  The goal of the week as well as for WABA as a whole is to "Protect, Promote, and Support Breastfeeding Worldwide."  In the spirit of the week here are some of our favorite breastfeeding accessories. Breastpads Our favorite disposable pads … [Read more...]

Month Six: My Must-Have Baby Products

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We have made it to 6 months!!  We are all a little sleep deprived but we made it.  Happy 1/2 birthday, Sutton!  This summer I put together a list of the essential products that I depended on the first month and thought now would be a good time to update that.  Every new mama has some essential products that they depend on during different stages of their baby’s life and I am … [Read more...]