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The Only Car Seat You’ll Ever Need {from Evenflo}

The Only Car Seat You’ll Ever Need {from Evenflo}

I’ve been through my fair share of car seats in the past seven years, and am excited to share about an all-in-one from Evenflo. This is the Evenflo ProComfort Symphony DLX Convertible Car Seat, and the only one you’ll need for your little one. Why you ask? That’s because it’s been designed for children ranging […]

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Moms Make a #PromiseToBaby – #JOHNSONSBaby Listened & Made One Too

Moms Make a #PromiseToBaby – #JOHNSONSBaby Listened & Made One Too

From the second my girls were born, I knew that it was my responsibility to care for them, physically and mentally. It is my job to wake up every day and to explore the world with them. To make mistakes with them. To show them kindness, compassion, and hard work. This is a promise I’ve […]

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4 Ways to Encourage Independence in Your Toddler

4 Ways to Encourage Independence in Your Toddler

{This post is sponsored by VTech Baby. All thoughts after having four crazy kids, are all my own. Connect with VTech on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and on Pinterest.} My two year old thinks she’s much older than she really is. I blame that mostly on the fact that she has two older sisters, and mimics them more often than not. […]

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What’s In My Diaper Bag?

What’s In My Diaper Bag?

Little Miss Everly will be three months old on Friday. What?! She’s no longer a newborn, but turning into an infant. She smiles, giggles, grabs for her toys, loves to sit up on your lap, and loves kisses! I thought it would be fun to do a little link-up post! Join the linky below with […]

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5 Reasons To Make Your Own Baby Food

5 Reasons To Make Your Own Baby Food

With my first child, I knew nothing about introducing solids, what to give her, or any of it. What can I say, I was totally clueless. Thankfully, over the years I’ve learned a lot. Mostly from researching different baby food brands, learning about baby led weaning, and of course personal experience with my children. Hands down, […]

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Learn How @JohnsonsBaby & @Walmart are raising $ for @CMNHospitals to help keep kids healthy! #JohnsonsBabyCares

Learn How @JohnsonsBaby & @Walmart are raising $ for @CMNHospitals to help keep kids healthy! #JohnsonsBabyCares

I’m helping co-host another great Twitter party with The Motherhood, and I’d love for you to join us! JOHNSON’S® Baby CARES, the brand’s charitable platform, is dedicated to improving the lives of moms and babies, and has partnered with Walmart to raise money for babies and children in need. From now until June 30, when you purchase […]

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Must Have for Baby: Boppy Newborn Lounger #newbornlounger

Must Have for Baby: Boppy Newborn Lounger #newbornlounger

Do you breastfeed? If so, then you either own or have used a Boppy Nursing Pillow before, right?! It’s been one of my trusty side-kicks for the past four years or so, since my second child was born. Not only has it been great for nursing baby, it has allowed my older children to hold […]

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These Are a Few of my Favorite {Baby} Things.

These Are a Few of my Favorite {Baby} Things.

You guys, it’s crazy that these past four weeks have gone by so quickly. I swear I JUST had her, but you know how that is. My mother was here visiting this weekend, so I’m a little behind on her one month update. Technically, she was a month old on Sunday. We did manage to […]

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6 Safe Bathing Tips for Babies

6 Safe Bathing Tips for Babies

Our baby’s first bath came fairly quick for us this time around, since her umbilical cord fell off within the first week. For me, bath time is a fun and special time to share with our babies. However, it’s also a time for extreme safety. I suggest you keep these bathing tips in mind when getting […]

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How To Make a Diaper Cake Centerpiece

How To Make a Diaper Cake Centerpiece

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Mom to Mom. I had my baby shower early last month. Since I was having another girl, and we already pretty much have everything we needed for this one, diapers were the big present. Even if it were our first, diapers are a great […]

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Helpful Products for a Breastfeeding Mother

Helpful Products for a Breastfeeding Mother

It’s crazy to think I’m expecting baby number four in just a few short weeks, and here I am STILL nursing my two year old. With my oldest, I only nursed to about 8 weeks, and mostly because I was young, uneducated about breastfeeding, and gave in too easily. The second time around I was […]

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10 Perfect Places to “Babywear”

10 Perfect Places to “Babywear”

I didn’t really learn about “babywearing” until I had my second child. While strollers are great (even double strollers with multiple kids) most often it’s easier to throw my baby carrier on and go. I’ve had the pleasure of trying a couple of different brands of baby carriers over the last few years. One of […]

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10 Things You Should Always Have in Your Diaper Bag

10 Things You Should Always Have in Your Diaper Bag

It’s been a good year or so since I’ve used a diaper bag. My youngest right now is a little over two, so I usually keep an extra diaper in the car or in my purse, but that’s about it. Well, baby number four is on her way. You know what that means? Breaking out […]

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Swaddling 101 with SwaddleDesigns

Swaddling 101 with SwaddleDesigns

Today, we’re talking about swaddling – a baby that is. First up, what exactly is swaddling? Swaddling is an age old art of snugly wrapping your baby in a blanket for warmth, comfort and feeling secure. Why is Swaddling Important? Reduces Risk of SIDS Evidence has shown, that swaddled back sleeping infants have lower incidence […]

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Welcome Baby: Over $600 in Must-Have products for Mom & Baby! {Giveaway}

Welcome Baby: Over $600 in Must-Have products for Mom & Baby! {Giveaway}

I’m just weeks away from baby’s (estimated) arrival. Can you believe it? I can’t! This pregnancy has gone by incredibly quick. I guess when you’re busy taking care of three other kids, everything just goes by more quickly. This weekend, my wonderful friend Ashley is throwing a small baby shower for me, along with our […]

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Let’s Talk “Going Home” Outfits

Let’s Talk “Going Home” Outfits

You guys, I’m so so excited that our baby girl will be here soon – due date is 3/30. I’m thinking she’ll be late like my last kid, but you never know. In the mean time, even though we already have three girls, I’ve been doing some Spring cleaning with the TUBS of clothes we […]

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Postpartum Must Haves – For Mom & Baby!

Postpartum Must Haves – For Mom & Baby!

Two years ago, I gave birth to my daughter at home (well, my mom’s house). My first home & water birth. This time around, I’m also planning to have this little girl at home, in the water. Just because I’m not planning on giving birth at the hospital, doesn’t mean I don’t want to be […]

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Save with the Carter’s Friends & Family Event #CartersFam

Save with the Carter’s Friends & Family Event #CartersFam

What’s a bonus to having another girl? We already have a ton of clothes from her sisters. However, a lot of the clothes we have were already hand-me-downs when my almost seven year old was born. So this year, I’m going through all our baby clothes and donating ones that are worn, out-dated, or ones […]

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