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    Momma's Product Reviews

    Posh Peanut Crib Sheets – A Real Review From A Real Mom

        When Darin and I first found out we were pregnant, we were sure we were having a boy. My deepest instincts told me “it’s a boy,” “you’re going to be a ‘boy mom’.” I had boy clothes in my Amazon cart, I was looking at all the shades of blues and grays for the nursery. I was day-dreaming of the days filled with Tonka Trucks and race cars. This is a sponsored blog post. However, all opinions stated are honest and genuine. I do not promote any product that I do not believe in. You can read more by clicking here for my affiliate disclosure.  So, you can…

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    Gift Ideas

    Father’s Day Gift Ideas – 8 Personal Gifts For Dad

      Alright, mommas, it’s that time of year again, Father’s Day is just around the corner! It’s a day dedicated to our amazing father’s, a much-needed and well-deserved holiday, but sometimes, it can also be a problematic one. Ladies, I don’t know about you, but my husband is literally the hardest man to shop for because if he needs something, he just goes out and gets it! So, if your man’s like this, or you just simply have no clue what to get for him, keep reading. I have compiled the ultimate list of personal gifts for dad. You can’t go wrong with a unique gift, that’s customized specifically for…

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    What To Expect In Your Third Trimester -The Final Weeks

      You’ve made it through the slump of the first trimester and felt the second wind of the second trimester, and now you’ve finally reached the third trimester. If you’re anything like me this is a bittersweet feeling, bitter because it’s the last trimester you have carrying your sweet baby inside of you and feeling them move and kick, and hiccup. Sweet because it’s the last trimester that you’ll have to deal with body and hormone changes, swelling, weight gain, and all the other “fun” symptoms that come with pregnancy, and not to mention you’re that much closer to meeting your little one! The third trimester is a roller coaster,…

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    What To Expect In The Second Trimester – Weeks 13 Through 27

    `  Well mommas, congratulations! You finally made it through the first trimester! Say goodbye to terrible morning sickness and groggy fatigue (well for most mommas) and say hello to energy and baby kicks! The second trimester is often regarded as the best trimester of pregnancy, and as you read, I will get into the details as to why so many women feel this way. From body changes to baby’s growth and development, to everything you need to do, here is what to expect in the second trimester of pregnancy. This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small commission through purchases made on my site. This…

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    What To Expect In The First Trimester – The First 12 Weeks

    When you see those two little blue lines appear on the pregnancy test, your mind starts racing, your body goes numb, and you slowly begin to roll through every emotion. How do I know this? Because I’ve been there. I remember when I first found out I was pregnant, I was home on my lunch break with my husband. I was a day late for my expected period, and we just thought, ah what the heck, let’s just take a test for fun and see. Well, to our surprise, the test showed positive, and we were in such disbelief, we took three more tests later that evening, just to be…

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    On the Go Essentials,  Parenting

    Flying With A Baby – Survive the Airport Like A Champ

    Okay mommas, let’s be honest, the thought of traveling anywhere alone with your baby can make anyone’s stomach sink. Let me tell you, the stress dreams and panic attacks were real last week as I prepared to fly alone with Hayvn for the second time. Yes, you heard me right this was my second time flying alone as a first-time mom, with my baby, who hasn’t even reached her first birthday. The first time I flew with her, was fairly easy seeing as she was two months old and wasn’t very mobile yet. But after watching her grow and develop into her own personality over the last 7 months, I…

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    Momma's Product Reviews

    The Best Baby Monitors of 2019 – What Makes A Good Baby Monitor?

      Mommas, can you imagine a time when baby monitors with audio/visual technology didn’t exist? Imagine having to tiptoe into your sleeping baby’s room to check on them, only to have them awakened by the squeaky door hinge. Well, good news! As mommas in the millennial age that worry is long gone thanks to modern technology and the development of these amazing baby monitors! Keep reading to learn more about the best baby monitors of 2019. This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small commission through purchases made on my site. This is at no extra cost to you, it simply keeps my site up…

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    Are You Pregnant? – Early Signs Of Pregnancy Before A Missed Period

      Not sure if you’re pregnant? Before you even miss a period, your body could be giving off subtle warning signs alluding to the fact you may be pregnant. Keep in mind pregnancy and the symptoms of pregnancy vary from woman to woman. For some women early signs begin to surface within the first week of conception, other women may have pregnancies that go unnoticed until weeks after conception. The frequency and intensity of these early signs can also vary from woman to woman, meaning even if you are pregnant you could possibly not experience any of these symptoms, while others may experience all of them. It is also important…

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    Tips For Labor And Delivery – 8 Things I Wish I Knew Before Childbirth

    Before I had my daughter, I was a newly expectant mother without a clue. I had horrible fears and dreaded the day I went into labor. This was simply due to the fact that I was uneducated. People told me all the time, “don’t Google it” or “don’t research childbirth, it will only get you worked up.” Mommas let me tell you that is bologna. In fact, I am a person who finds solace in learning. The more I know and understand something the calmer and more put together I feel. Let me start off by saying the first thing I wish I knew before I went into labor was…

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    Is It Baby Time? – 11 Signs You Are Going Into Labor

      If you’re reading this then I’m sure you’ve read almost every other article out there prepping you for signs you are going into labor. I know this because I was once in your shoes and towards the end of my pregnancy, Google had become my best friend. I don’t care who you are or if you love being pregnant. Every expecting mother reaches a point where they just want that baby out. So in order to bear through the anticipation of meeting my little girl, I did what I do best, and I researched. If this is your first time going through labor, you won’t know what signs to…