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Why We Chose The Joovy Qool Stroller (And I’m So Glad We Did!)

The pick-a-stroller process took much longer than I thought it would. At first we had a hand-me-down which was perfect but when Jacks was only one month old it broke so we were unexpectedly tasked with the need to buy…

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6 Non-Toxic Teethers (Phthalate and PVC Free!)

My efforts to find natural teething relief continue, but I think I’ve found some great options that go above and beyond! You may remember the post where I explained why we wanted to find natural alternatives to natural baby orajel.…

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Slow Down Baby Boy

Oh my mama heart. This is me, 24/7. I remember feeling this way when I was pregnant and basically nothing’s changed! that feeling of wanting him to hurry hurry hurry, but also wanting him to slow down cause whoa! I…

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3 Natural Alternatives to Baby Orajel (That Are Actually Effective)

I’m not one of those moms that freaks out over every. single. chemical. I’d say on the “natural health mom” scale I fall somewhere between “will vaccinate my child” (though, slowly, which I’ll explain in a future post), and “won’t…

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10 Surprising Essentials for Baby’s First 3 Months

I may not have earned the title “expert mom” yet, but I have long been an expert when it comes to finding the perfect products. Sure you’re going to need the basics like swaddles and burp towels, but here are…

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Point Me to the Garden Party and Prosecco

Bring. On. Spring! I swear every winter there’s a point when I genuinely begin to lose hope. But alas, dress weather has arrived! I wore this look to a garden party last weekend and while it may have gotten rained…

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Face Off: Voluminous Lash Paradise Vs. Too Faced Better Than Sex

SO GLAD I finally did this. I’ve been eyeballing the L’Oreal Lash Paradise for months and months now wondering if the soft pink packaging was any indication that it might be a comparable drugstore version of my favorite mascara of…

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