Welcome To The Family

August 27, 2013

No, we’re not expecting again Just welcoming a few new products into the family of “things we love during baby’s first year.” First, this truck and car. Mazen LOVES them and my mom bought from a store and from Amazon. {Here is the car and here is the truck.} He absolutely loves them because they’re […]

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High In A Chair

August 12, 2013

We’re nearly a year in and have gone through lots of gear. I’m sure I’ve been disappointed in a few items (although now I can’t think of any off the top of my head..) but overall, most things have been great. Love our BOB. Love our new Clef Foonf car seat (should that be another […]

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Battle Of The Sippy Cups

July 30, 2013

We started giving Mazen water when he was about 7 months old and we went to Arizona for vacation. It was hot and in the dry heat he seemed to be thirsty beyond his breast milk intake. As his solid food consumption has increased over the past 4 months, he now drinks water with his […]

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The BOB Revolution

June 11, 2013

When I was pregnant and listening to the Pregtastic podcasts, I remember hearing the women call themselves “BOB snobs” whenever the stroller topic came up. Now that I am a BOB owner myself, I understand what the hype is about. Admittedly I haven’t pushed that many other kinds of stroller, but I can tell you […]

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Multitaskers + MVPs

May 28, 2013

There is so much gear to consider with a baby that it’s great when items can multitask or simply impress. The following items are my most used and MVP baby items over the past 9 months. Multitasker: Motherlove Nipple Cream Mother Love Nipple Cream worked wonders for its original purpose but has also been fabulous […]

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April 26, 2013

As you might have seen in this post, I was on the hunt for an umbrella stroller to use for our recent trip to Arizona. I ended up buying the Uppababy G-Lite. I have no affiliation with Uppababy – just want to share my purchase with you guys! We decided on the G-Lite because: 1) […]

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Best Gifts For A Baby Shower

January 15, 2013

This post is sponsored by Boudreaux’s Butt Paste®, the effective diaper rash cream that treats and prevents diaper rash with every change. Let’s kick some rash! We have enjoyed so many of the gifts we received at our baby showers. From the items on my registry to the handmade and heartfelt surprises, every gift has […]

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36 Weeks: The Final Items

August 10, 2012

After my shower in Hillsborough, I returned home with a good idea of what we still needed to buy to prepare for the baby. I had been excited for this for a long time – I couldn’t wait for the relief to have everything we need in our house! That day has come, and we […]

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30 Weeks: Swingin’ Through The Weeks

June 25, 2012

We are now the proud owners of a Fisher Price Zen baby swing! I bought it used from my friend Holly for $80. I chose this one because of its green + brown colors, its ability to swing 2 directions, the AC adaptor and the fact that the base comes off to carry baby around. […]

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28 Weeks: Cute Finds!

June 14, 2012

A bunch of really cute things I’ve stumbled upon recently : ) Uncommon Goods Fruit Rattles ThePoshPeaBoutique’s Cute Chevron Bibs! With matching burp cloths! Vital’s Bike Onsie Carousel Designs Crib Bedding JolieBerry’s Chevron Shoes + Tie Onsie LittleBabyBumbleBee’s Chevron Onesie Stickers  Land of Nod’s Bucket of Burp Cloths – Lions! LastEarth’s Camera Onsie 13days “How […]

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