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Your First-trimester: 10 essential to-dos to rock early pregnancy

It’s a really crazy thing when you find out you are pregnant. Whether it was planned or not these early pregnancy tips will help you get through the rollercoaster that is your first trimester. My two pregnancies were radically different. One was planned, one wasn’t. One was super easy, the other was pretty painful. But for both, I was so …

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Best and Worst Breast Pump Bags and pumping accessories

When I went back to work after having my first baby pumping became a way of life. Every day I’d make my way into my pumping area and hope that I got enough for my little girl for the next day. I did this every day for over a year, in that time I found some of the best and …

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20+ Best Toddler Gifts for Christmas 2018

There is just so much out there for toddler’s to play with, and it’s hard to buy when it feels like your toddler has everything! This list is full of the best toddler gift ideas that your both girls and boys will love. When you have a baby, you cannot wait to see them at their first Christmas and birthday. …

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Unique baby gift ideas for Christmas

Christmas time with a baby is the most magical time of the year. What comes with that are loads and loads of gifts. Unique baby gift ideas are hard to come by, I have a friend who received no less than 5 walkers for her daughter for Christmas one year. Whether you are the cool aunt or the loving granny,  finding a …

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9 secrets for finding killer amazon baby deals

Having a baby is expensive! Even if you have a good budget, and you are financially stable it’s always nice to save a little money where you can. I love saving money on Amazon so I compiled this list of secret ways to save money on amazon baby products! I’m a frugal person who is always looking for a deal. With …

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Minimalist maternity capsule wardrobe on a budget

When you find out you are pregnant there are lots of changes coming your way. One of them that will come sooner than you think is the need to buy what feels like a whole new wardrobe. Instead of buying a million new pieces of clothing I saved my money and my sanity by doing a maternity capsule wardrobe with …

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Breastfeeding essentials: The best and worst of breastfeeding accessories

Breastfeeding a newborn is a crazy time in a new mom’s life. While breastfeeding is really rewarding for you and baby, it is also stressful. A breastfeeding accessory may not be able to magically help you breastfeed better, they can absolutely help along the way. This list of breastfeeding essentials will take you through the best and worst products for …

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Best and worst things to pack in your hospital bag

I see this question all the time in mom groups, what should I pack in my hospital bag? It’s a question you will get a million different answers to. You’ll get some women saying everything, and some saying barely anything. Really it’s all up to you, but taking some advice from mom’s who have been there before is always a good idea. …

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7 Easy ways to save money with a newborn

  There is no denying it, new babies are expensive! Even if you are a budgeting pro a newborn can throw your finances for a loop. In our first year of trying to save money, we had a one-year-old and learned a few tricks. Now we are about to have a newborn and our life along with our budget are going …

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6 Easy hairstyles for busy moms

You know what you don’t have time for when you have a new baby or a toddler running around? Really that could be answered in lots of ways, but today’s answer is doing your hair. In the everyday mess of things doing your hair doesn’t seem like a big deal. But I firmly believe that actually taking the 5 minutes to …