Introducing Solid Foods

Introducing solid foods to your baby is a major milestone. Make sure you have the video camera ready to catch those first “What the heck is this?!” faces that almost all babies make. When you first start giving solid foods to your baby, they barely qualify as solids. It’s really still expressed breast milk or formula mixed with a tiny

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Swaddle Blankets 101

In my opinion, there’s three things you need with a newborn: milk, diapers and swaddle blankets. With a five-week-old swaddle-a-holic at home, I currently feel like a swaddle blanket expert. This is my third baby, and although I remember swaddling my first two, I don’t think they required it (or enjoyed it) as much as baby #3. So, as much

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Rebecca’s Top 5 Baby Gifts for Second-Time Mamas

It’s no secret that I’ve had a baby shower with each of my pregnancies. All three showers were so incredibly different but oh-so-special. I think the etiquette of not having a second or third shower for same sex babies is a thing of the past, and each pregnancy should be celebrated. Besides, it gives you a chance to get together

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Aden + Anais’ New Crib Sheets

I know all you mamas out there know about aden + anais’ swaddling blankets. They have become a must-have item for every new baby because of their large size—perfect for really wrapping up your baby in a perfect swaddle—and because of their soft, natural muslin, which creates a breathable cocoon for your little one. But did you know that they

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