Happy Baby, Happy Mommy

The day I discovered the bouncing baby activity center changed my rapidly unfolding life as a new mom. Eureka! I could put my daughter in the seat, she bounced and played with the buttons and toys happily, while I could…

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10 Tips for Boosting Your Energy

You might make it look easy, but having a baby in the house can be pretty exhausting! Here are 10 pick-me-up tips to gain more energy, that do not involve coffee or chocolate: 1. Wake up breathing Instead of jumping…

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The New Mom’s Guide to Sleep

Sleep, or lack of it, is no joke. Many new moms say they’d rather have a good night’s sleep than sex, and 97 percent of pregnant women say they wake up during the night. Sleep allows your body to rebuild…

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10 tips for Nursery Environment

Creating a cozy nursery for your baby – and for you, since you’ll be spending a lot of time there – has always meant finding the perfect crib, changing table and dresser, as well as those essentials such as a…

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10 Tips for Easier Bottle Feeding

Whether you’re breastfeeding, pumping and feeding your baby with a bottle, formula feeding or a combination of all these, bottle-feeding is an art, and with the right tools everything is easier. Here’s how to make it work for you: 1.   …

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Nursery Extras That Lend a Helping Hand

Setting up Jack and Delaney’s nurseries was one of my favorite “getting ready for baby” activities. Picking out paint colors, choosing furniture and decorating with adorable accents let me create a unique space for each of them – although now…

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Going on a Sleep Over

Sometimes going away for a night or two can actually be more difficult to pack for than a long vacation. Since it’s a short trip, I never want to bring a lot of baggage and I tend to think “oh…

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Straight from the Garden

Growing up, my mom, sister and I planted a garden in our side yard a few summers in a row. It was work to get started, but once the veggies started to grow it became more fun and the rewards…

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Happy Baby, Happy Mommy

The day I discovered the bouncing baby activity center changed my rapidly unfolding life as a new mom. Eureka! I could put my daughter in the seat, she bounced and played with the buttons and toys happily, while I could…

Read more »
Happy Birthday
10 Tips for Boosting Your Energy

You might make it look easy, but having a baby in the house can be pretty exhausting! Here are 10 pick-me-up tips to gain more energy, that do not involve coffee or chocolate: 1. Wake up breathing Instead of jumping…

Read more »
boost energy
The New Mom’s Guide to Sleep

Sleep, or lack of it, is no joke. Many new moms say they’d rather have a good night’s sleep than sex, and 97 percent of pregnant women say they wake up during the night. Sleep allows your body to rebuild…

Read more »
Guide to sleep
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