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Sleep

Once You Have Children, Sleep Loss Is No Joke

When I got pregnant, there was a lot of unsolicited advice/statements given to me. One that I got all the time and it angered me every time was ... get your sleep now because you won't sleep again once your child is born. Listen, that may be true, but I didn't want to hear that because I was...
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Baby

Check Out These Summer Safety Tips For Babies

We went to the pool over the Fourth of July Holiday weekend with some of our friends and let me tell ya, it's an ordeal getting everything ready for the girls AND getting them ready! Lu will be 3 in September and Charli is 6-months-old, so each girl has certain needs when it comes to the pool and...
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Car Seat

Target Is Giving Us Another Reason To Love Them

Here's another way you can participate in Earth Day. From Pregnant Chicken : Target is giving us yet another reason to adore their stores. Thanks to their new car seat trade-in program, parents can get rid of old car seats they can’t use anymore in exchange for a 20% coupon for baby gear. Seats and...
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Apple and Lu

Tips For Introducing Pets To Your Baby

Even though we recently went through this with Lu and Apple, we still need to keep in mind we are adding another baby to the family and we need to properly introduce her to Apple. Whether you are bringing home your first baby or fourth, here are some great tips from Pregnant Chicken : First let me...
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Siblings

Tips For Preparing A Child For A Sibling

Baby girl #2 will be here before we know it and I don't know how prepared you can be for such an exciting life experience. We talk about her all the time with Lu and Lu knows baby sister is in her momma's belly. She loves rocking and feeding her baby dolls in preparation of her little sister's...
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Halloween

Maternity Halloween Costume Ideas

I'm still debating on dressing up for Halloween. This will be the only time I'm pregnant for Halloween and I know I could have some fun with this ever-growing bump. On the flip side, I don't feel like putting a lot of effort into a costume because I will be honest - I'm tired and don't want to put...
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Car Seat

Target Has A New Car Seat Trade-In Program

We aren't close to reading in our car seats, but one day we will be and I hope this is around when that time comes. From Pregnant Chicken : Target is giving us yet another reason to adore their stores. Thanks to their car seat trade-in program, parents can get rid of old car seats they can’t use...
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Annoyed Prego

Things To Never Say To A Pregnant Woman

When I was pregnant with Lu, I subscribed to a newsletter from Pregnant Chicken and I'm so glad I did! There are so many great things that come with it: articles, tips, recommendations ... a sense of normalcy :). One article that made me LOL, was the article on what you shouldn't and should say to...
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