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Funny Friday

mom can you...

How true is this? They have some pretty funny pins on their Pinterest page. How many times have your little ones done this to you? Happy Friday everyone!

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Baby’s First Visit to the Doctor

Jennifer and Samuel

Celebrity Mama and Noodle & Boo fan , Jennifer Garner, was recently seen taking her newest bundle of joy, Samuel, to his first doctor’s appointment. As this is her third baby, I can’t imagine it being too stressful for a routine check-up.  But if it’s your baby’s first trip there …

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Favorite Childhood Memory

Memory Lane

One of my most distinct and favorite memories growing up is waking up at dark o’clock on a Saturday morning, climbing down my bunk bed, tiptoeing down the hall to my brother’s room and saying in a loud whisper, “Hey, you wanna watch cartoons?”  We would then get the blankets …

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Smart or Silly?

knee pads

Recently, the ever stylish, Victoria Beckham tweeted a picture of pair of Crawlings knee pads that she picked up for her daughter, Harper. These are designed to help protect a baby’s knees when she starts crawling. While the designs are cute, wouldn’t a big pair of socks do the same …

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Wordless Wednesday

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Golden Moms and Their Post Baby Bodies

Jessica Alba-Golden-Globes 2012

Wow. We were totally impressed by how wonderful some celebrity moms looked at the Golden Globes on Sunday night. Jessica gave birth 6 months ago to her daughter Haven, and she looks AMAZING. Funny gal, Tina Fey looked stunning in her fuchsia frock. Tina’s second daughter, Penelope was born in August. …

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Tackle Winter Skin

winter kiss

Winter is officially here!  We love the crisp air, cozy coats, wearing scarfs and drinking hot cocoa. There is nothing like busting out the Uggs and cranking up the heater to keep warm. However, an annoying side effect of winter is dry, itchy, and irritated skin. With less moisture in …

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2011 Top Baby Names

blanky baby

As 2011 comes to an end, it’s just about the time that ‘best-of’ list start to appear. With that, comes the Top Baby Names for 2011.  BabyCenter just released their findings of the most popular baby names compiled form 300,000 babies to determine this year’s favorites. We love looking through …

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Are We There Yet?

baby red car

Traveling to see family can be such a treat for the holidays. Catching up with family members, creating new memories and celebrating traditions are just some of the highlights of the season. Packing, loading and, piling into a car for a few hours with a few kids can take the …

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Nobody puts baby in the corner

happy baby with diaper

Bust out the disco ball and pump up the jams!  Your baby is hardwired to dance.  Last year the University of York, England conducted a study with babies ages 5 months to 2 years old.  They were placed on the laps of their parent and music was played.  The parents …

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