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    Newborn Tips & Tricks for First Time Parents

    Disclosure: Some links below are affiliate links. This means at no additional cost to you, I earn a small commission if you decide to click through and make a purchase. Thinking back on when we first brought my daughter home, there are so many things that could have made life easier if only we had known. As they say, experience is the greatest teacher, but if you are about to become a parent for the first time, here are a few tips that just might make those early days a bit easier. My Top Newborn Tricks and Tips – What I wish we knew before we brought baby home 1.…

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    Best Places to Sell Used Baby Items for Cash – Clothes, Toys, Gear, and Books

    If you are anything like us, your kids are constantly outgrowing their clothes, baby gear and toys. Seeing as it all cost a small fortune, it’s great to get some of that money back by selling it. We have given some items away to family and friends, but many items we have resold. If you are in the same boat, here are the best options we’ve found for selling used baby gear and baby clothes for cash. Facebook Marketplace Facebook marketplace has gained a lot of traction over the last few years. It can be used to post an item for sale in your local area (much like Craigslist, OfferUp…

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    Our Favorite Baby & Toddler Skincare Products for Dry, Sensitive Skin

    Disclosure: Some links below are affiliate links. This means at no additional cost to you, I earn a small commission if you decide to click through and make a purchase. Both myself and my children have been blessed with sensitive (and very pale) skin. On top of that my son has Eczema that pops up every now and then. I’ve found myself experimenting into the best products that won’t produce an angry red rash after use. I wanted to share some of our favorites so that hopefully you can find something that works well for your family without a ton of testing and wasted $$$. Of course, everyone is different,…

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    Tips for Pumping as a Working Mom

    Disclosure: Some links below are affiliate links. This means at no additional cost to you, I earn a small commission if you decide to click through and make a purchase. I’ll be honest…pumping is HARD. I’ve been pumping at work with my second baby for over 6 months now, and I exclusively pumped with my first for 9 months. It can be really draining fitting in pumping with a full time job. I hear all the time from Moms who go back to work and lose their supply or just can’t make it work. So I wanted to share some tips and advice I picked up along the way to…

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    10 Things to do Before Baby Arrives

    Disclosure: The links below are affiliate links. This means at no additional cost to you, I earn a small commission if you decide to click through and make a purchase. As cliche as all the sayings are, your life is about to change drastically. Nothing will ever be the same once baby arrives (and while that might seem scary now…you’ll look back later and be unable to imagine life without your littles anymore). So as a 2 time Mama, I thought I would share some tips with you on how you can prepare for the big day! 10 things you should do before baby arrives to get ready for their…

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    My Favorite Non-Toxic Cleaning Products

    Disclosure: The links below are affiliate links. This means at no additional cost to you, I earn a small commission if you decide to click through and make a purchase. Having my little ones has definitely changed the way I think about cleaning products. Before I had kids, to be honest, I only really cared about how effective something was…I know, shame on me. After getting pregnant with my first, I started to worry about what I was breathing in and what was getting into my skin while I was cleaning. I was also then beginning to worry about what would be in the air and on surfaces once my…

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    Tips for Traveling as a Working Mom

    We’ve all been there, you have a work trip scheduled soon, and you are already stressing out about how the kids will do when you are gone. When they are little you worry if they will forget you. You worry if whoever is in charge while you are gone will take care of them like you would. You worry they will miss you (and then you worry they won’t). Ugh, the life of a working mom! Well while I can’t simply get rid of your need to travel, I can share some simple tips to make your next work trip just a little bit easier on you and your family.…

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    10 Tips for an Easy Transition Back to Work from Maternity Leave

    You are still in that blissful newborn phase with your little one, but there’s a nagging concern in the back of your mind. The end of maternity leave. The return to work…with the mountain of emails and meetings and projects that keep going and going. How will you go back to that and leave your precious baby in the arms of another caregiver? Will your baby forget you? Will they take care of your baby like you would? What milestones will you miss? The questions go on and on. Well Mama, never fear. I promise your baby will not forget you, and you will always have a hold of a…

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    10 Simple Tips to Prepare your Toddler for your Second Baby

    Second Child Tips – Getting your Toddler Ready for Baby’s Arrival So you are expecting your second bundle of joy, but you have already started to worry about what that means for your family. How will your first handle the transition? How will you handle having two children to attend to? How will you ever give your new baby the same amount of love and attention you gave to your first? How will you continue to give your first-born enough time and attention when they have been the center of your universe since they entered this world? Well firstly mama, don’t fret. Every mom worries about these things at some…

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    The Ultimate Baby Registry Checklist: Must-Haves and What you Don’t Need for First Time Moms

    Disclosure: The links below are affiliate links. This means at no additional cost to you, I earn a small commission if you decide to click through and make a purchase. So you are expecting a new bundle of joy and are trying to figure out exactly what you need! Congratulations!! With over $70 Billion worth of baby products sold worldwide each year, there is no shortage of baby items to choose from. It can be completely overwhelming knowing what you actually need versus what is a luxury. It ends up taking a bit of trial and error and word of mouth through mommy friends…and quite honestly, it’s easy to end…