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top 5 toddler sleep essentials
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What could be more important in a toddler’s life than sleep?  I know when my son misses a nap he is CRANK-Y… and so is mom.  He’s always been quite particular with his sleep and has certain rituals he needs in order to actually fall asleep.  He DEFINITELY needs a

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hot air balloon art print
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This post on kids wall decor is written by me on behalf of Minted in exchange for credit. I’m currently in the process of changing the office/homeschool room into my 1 year old son’s room.  He previously had a nursery nook but now that he is running around and has

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WE'VE Built review
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This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and WE’VE Built but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #GiftaStory Back in 2009 when Erin and I started this blog, so much of our main goal was to find unique toys with

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safety 1st genesis color monitor

I love video monitors.In fact, I am so crazy about them that I still use one on my 6 year old. Yep, that’s right, I have a monitor on my 6 year old. The monitors I was using for my kids are super old. So old in fact, that my

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angelcare movement video monitor
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When my second child was born, I was terrified, more terrified than with my first.  With my daughter I had ignorance to help me sleep through the night.  Six years later when my son was born, I stayed up all night sick with terror thinking about SIDS.  The first few

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Nursery Safety Tips

Toddlers get into everything. I mean EVERYTHING. If I turn my back for even a second in our house, my 15 month old is no where in sight. My first reaction is always to search bathrooms first and then the bedrooms with heavy furniture. It scares the pete out of

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tiny love magical night review
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My baby boy adores Tiny Love in a big way.  Something about their characters and colors really makes him happy, so I couldn’t wait to see all of the new things Tiny Love had planned for us moms.  Top of my list to review was the Magical Night Mobile that

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merle & velma keepsake baby blanket review
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We always have our ear to the ground when it comes to unique baby gifts.  It is such an amazing feeling to hand a new mom a thoughtful, personalized, meaningful gift.  That look in their eye!  A few classics will never be topped, including baby story gifts, the important minutes

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ingenuity washable play yard with dream centre review
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There isn’t a more crucial piece of baby gear than a play yard such as the InGenuity Washable Playard Deluxe with Dream Centre. This one product is a hub of activity, a place where baby can sleep, play and be changed.  It is basically all you need in the first

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Peanut Changer
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There have been so many occasions since having my second daughter that I have said to myself, I wish this product was around four years ago when I had my first child. Most recently this occurred when I discovered the Keekaroo Peanut Changer. Changing pads are an essential item when having

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