Baby Stuff

Mother’s Day Gifts from Pottery Barn Kids

May 3, 2021

Well, they’ll think of everything, won’t they? Pottery Barn. Just when I think I’ve gotten all that I can out of them - my storage boxes, bookshelves, glider, play kitchen(!) - Pottery Barn Kids draws me back in. It’s like I don’t want to look at their catalogs anymore. But. I. Can’t. Help. Myself! So, [...]

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Spiro Bouncer: The Only Teeter Totter Your Toddler Needs!

May 2, 2021

Remember the carefree days of the grade school playground? Teeter tottering with your peeps … until one bailed and you went falling to the ground, only to walk away with a sore bum? Ah, those were the days, right? Well, Spiro Bouncer has reinvented the wheel … er, teeter totter. Not only have they come [...]

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Chic “Hooter Hiders” {Nursing Covers}

April 26, 2021

Breastfeeding your child is a big commitment, and in the earlier months it is a commitment that can require your attention every couple of hours, which doesn’t allow for a lot of time out of the house unless you are willing to nurse in public. Some of them are referred to as “Hooter Hiders,” while [...]

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Things to Consider when Getting Pregnant Over 40

April 25, 2021

Many women today are waiting on having children until they are well into their 30’s and some are even waiting until after they are 40. There are many advantages to waiting to start a family; parents are presumably more mature and better equipped to handle parenthood, parents are more financially secure and have had time [...]

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Pretty As a Picture: Girl’s Summer Dresses

April 23, 2021

Is it bad that I wish these new looks from Giggle would come in my size? I swear, I’d totally wear these adorable dresses for girls if I thought I could. My sister-in-law has a saying: “mutton dresses lamb” for this exact situation. When women (I won’t add ‘of a certain age’) try to dress [...]

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5 Things You Should Do Before Baby Arrives

April 23, 2021

Having a baby is a momentous occasion but when it happens, it’s all consuming and it literally takes over every part of your life. And trust me when I say, if you are a first time mom, it will be a little while before you will get back to an hour of time that’s all about [...]

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Donating Breast Milk Is Easier Than You Think

April 17, 2021

I’m the mother of preemies. I knew our twins were coming early because the circumstances of our pregnancy required that they be delivered via c-section at 32 weeks if they didn’t decide to come earlier…which they did. It was the nature of our situation and one that required we face a number of possible scenarios [...]

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Stephen Joseph Hooded Towel for Summer

April 16, 2021

Summertime And the living is easy Fish are jumping The cotton is high OK, I’m from the South, can you tell? Every time I think about warm weather, I hear this song and I want to sway in the summer breeze. This summer, we are headed to the beach! I can’t wait. Of course, we [...]

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Add a French Twist to Your Home with Cachette

April 12, 2021

One of the things I most love about France is the effortless sense of elegance, even in every day items. Oh oui, oui, ma cher, how I’d love to be that effortless. And chic. Alas, I’m little ole’ American me, so it’s not to be. But. I can pretend! There is a store in Paris [...]

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Stylish Stokke Stroller Complete with Seasonal Kits

April 11, 2021

The Stokke company has a whole site filled with stylish, modern products for your baby - baby carriers, high chairs, nursery items and strollers. As I perused the site, sad that I no longer had an infant that would enjoy these items, I found my way to their gorgeous strollers with their fantastic kits to [...]

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Life with Baby Simplified: eBabytracker

April 11, 2021

The first year is filled with sleepless nights, trial and error schedules and milestones we can’t help but brag about hitting. The first giggle, rolling over, the first time they sit up and crawl - those are momentous occasions we have barely a minute to jot down on a scrap of paper, but now all of [...]

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Baby Is Stylin’ with Rock-a-Thigh Baby Socks

April 10, 2021

You’ve seen the leg warmers that look so sweet on chunky little baby thighs, but have you seen these thigh-high socks called Rock-a-Thigh Socks? They are much like the leg warmer that we’re seeing all over the place, but add a sock to that adorable trend and you have the Rock-a-Thigh Baby Sock.

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5 Fantastic Etsy Finds for Baby Girls

April 10, 2021

Oh Etsy how I love thee… It is my go-to spot for handmade and vintage anything. I love that at the stroke of a key, I can find something with a unique and personal touch. I only wish I were so crafty. When it comes to our little bundles of joy and those of our [...]

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