Baby & Kids

Transitioning Out of a Swaddle

My babies back when they were babies! What is swaddling? Swaddling is a common technique used to help a baby feel secure and calm by tightly wrapping the baby in a swaddling blanket. Babies are born with a natural reflex called Moro Reflex, also known as the startle reflex. This reflex occurs primarily when the baby is sleeping and startles…

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fluoride-free childrens toothpaste
Baby & Kids

Favorite Fluoride-free Toothpastes for Children

Oh the tedious task of brushing your child’s teeth…. Keeping your kids pearly whites clean and healthy isn’t easy and the younger they are the harder! Luckily, my three year old knows how to brush her teeth on her own now, with some help at the end of course. And one thing that helps the whole process is using an…

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kids bedoom rug
Baby & Kids

Why I Chose a Wool Rug for My Kids’ Bedroom

Ever since we moved to our current apartment in September I have always wanted to redecorate, rearrange and ultimately declutter my kids’ bedroom. One thing my husband has been working on for the past few months is their toddler-sized bunk bed. I’m sooooo excited! He finally built it, painted it and brought it home. YYYESSS! It looks lovely and I…

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most used baby items
Baby & Kids, Motherhood

My 12 Most Used Baby Items

Those pre-baby days can be so exhausting and stressful. While creating a tiny human you’re faced with so many decisions, unknowns and preparations. You’re probably getting that dream nursery all set up early on and then tweaking it here and there every single day just to get it right how you imagined it. You’re probably swiping that cute little dress…

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Baby & Kids

8 Safe Soaps for Babies + Toddlers

When it comes to soap for my kids’ bodies, I always try to choose the best stuff out there. I wasn’t always so conscientious about reading the product labels and checking the ingredients prior to kids, but now that’s the first thing I do. I really don’t want any chemicals or harsh ingredients to come in contact with their skin,…

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