Category Archives: Newborn

A Family of Four. My Family Complete.

“So, are you going to have a third?” “Try for a boy?” Once you have two girls, or even two kids, those are the usual questions everyone asks. ┬áMy answer, 99.9% probably not, my husband, a 100% NO! Up until … Continue reading

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Traveling with Tiny Tots

I had two requests from friends for air travel advice this week, as my husband and I have braved airplane travel several times with both of my little ones, and we just returned from a trip; so here is some … Continue reading

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My Top Ten

Here are my top ten, couldn’t live without them, wish I could give them to all my friends having babies, make life easier items, in no particular order: 1. Nose Frieda – I resisted this one at first; just the … Continue reading

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Two of Everything!

When I say two of everything I am not necessarily referring to the need for two of everything because I have two girls (although I am sure that point will come!), but rather an organizational idea I use for stocking … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding Series: Nipple Confusion – My Take on It

So many books, doctors, and advice columns warn of the problems of nipple confusion, and highly recommend that you have breastfeeding well established before offering other suckling objects. While I do agree that it is important to establish sound breastfeeding … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding Series: Beginning to Breastfeed

First of all, breastfeeding is very individual. Every mommy, every baby is different. You can have very different breastfeeding experiences with each child. Kuddos for attempting to breastfeed! Second, I am not a lactation consultant, I am just offering what … Continue reading

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Bringing Home Mommy

All the pregnancy reference books, handouts, and info from your doctor or hospital, give you a list of what to have to feel prepared to bring home your newborn; however I was never warned of what one needed to have … Continue reading

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