Journey with a Vue #VueJourney

vue journey

Summer travel is here and we are taking you along for an exciting journey with a Vue. The Baby Jogger Vue is a perfect travel stroller and over the next 3 weeks it will be taking the trip of a lifetime…a stroller lifetime that is! The Vue will be hitting the road and exploring the… Read More

Joovy Qool Spotlight Video Review

Joovy Qool

  Joovy has jumped into the luxury stroller market with the debut of their Qool stroller line. Available in a single and double version, the Qool is Joovy’s new, top-of-the-line stroller offerings that are stocked with luxury features.  We started with the TooQool review last week but this review is all about the single version!… Read More

4Moms rockaRoo Sneak Peek Video

4moms rockaroo

4Moms had BIG news at the ABC Kids Expo this year! They are launching three new products in 2014 – a stroller, car seat and their answer to the baby swing. The 4Mom rockaRoo literally flips the swing on its head and rocks like a rocking horse. With a similar look to their popular MamaRoo,… Read More

Yes, I’m Happy to be a Mom of Three Girls

Photo source: Cottage Inspiration

  Everyone said my third child would be a boy. Without having confirmation from an ultrasound, my body and every midwives tale I knew pointed in the direction of “boy.” I carried low. I carried narrow. I didn’t get the same bloated “look” that some, without any shame, confessed I had in previous pregnancies. I… Read More

5 Best/Worst Things About Having Children Close in Age

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  I am often asked how I do it with three children under the age of four. And usually my answer to this question is some variation of “Who me?” I don’t really know how I do it. But I do do it because I have to, and because, really, there’s no alternative when you… Read More

Baby Gizmo 25 Million Giveaway Celebration Day 1

Giveaway Celebration

Congrats to our winners –   Origami Winner – Aaron P. – Entry #3941   Pediped Gift Card – Erica R. – Entry #1772 We did it! Baby Gizmo just made history in the baby gear world! The Baby Gizmo YouTube Channel has officially hit 25 MILLION views! That’s right, TWENTY-FIVE MILLION, baby!! Booyah!! I don’t… Read More

Traveling to Panama City Beach with Kids (VIDEO)

Miracle Strip

  Panama City Beach, Florida is well-known throughout the college campuses. Since this popular beach-front destination is a big deal with spring breakers, it is often over-looked by families for their next travel destination. Until now. My daughter and I headed down to Panama City Beach to uncover all the kid-friendly things to do while… Read More

7 Plus Size Maxi Maternity Dresses to Love For Summer

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Maxi dresses are a go-to fashion staple for most all pregnant moms in summer months because they look great throughout all three trimesters, do much to flatter curves and growing bellies, and are so versatile. With plus sized pregnant moms in mind, we’re sharing our top 7 picks for maxi dresses that are perfect for… Read More

7 Yummy Spring Pasta Recipes

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Nothing screams spring more than a lighter pasta recipe that is full of delicious and colorful spring vegetables. If you’re looking for some recipe ideas for dinner, a backyard barbecue, or for your spring baby shower menu, here are seven of our favorites. 1. Bucatini with Green Peas Using ingredients that you likely already have… Read More

7 Spring Fashion Accessories We Love

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From black and white patterned heels to pastel colored watches and handbags, this season is packed with bold and exciting accessory trends for every woman to enjoy. With you and this season’s trends in mind, we’ve compiled our 7 picks of amazing fashion accessories that you’ll be sure to love! 1. Black and White Combination… Read More

7 Sexy Spring Maternity Swimwear Ideas

Maternity Swimsuits

Looking to hit the beach this Spring, but you’re out of ideas on how to make your bump look just as sexy as you feel? Then, look no further. We’ve got you covered with 7 sexy spring maternity swimwear ideas that will keep you looking as great as you’ll feel. 1. ASOS Maternity Exclusive Swimsuit… Read More

7 Yummy St. Patrick’s Day Inspired Cupcake Ideas

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Shamrocks, Clovers, and Rainbows. Oh, my! Bring sweetness to your St. Patrick’s Day celebration with these seven yummy St. Patty’s day inspired cupcake ideas. 1. Shamrock Cupcakes. I don’t think there’s anything not to love about these adorably, creative shamrock cupcakes. Using a store bought mix, these cupcakes combine green icing and some creative shaping… Read More

…And Then We Bought a Minivan

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Remember almost a year ago when I wrote that one post in which I expressed my longing for a minivan, specifically one with automatic sliding doors? Yeah. Well, guess what? We got a minivan. Yep, along with trading in the SUV we bought so that I could hold on to my “womanly” identity post-motherhood, I… Read More

ASOS maternity line review

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It really shouldn’t be that hard to find fashionable and well-made maternity clothes. Really. It shouldn’t. Considering that millions of women give birth to children every day and have been for, oh, I don’t know, thousands of years, maternity wear should be a given everywhere. There should be tons of affordable lines out there for… Read More

In Three Years, I’ve Learned…

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My first daughter turned three in January, so that makes me a three-year old mom. In these past three years, I’ve learned many lessons as a parent and mother. Six of my favorite lessons are below: 1. Don’t read conventional parenting magazines. After three-year subscriptions to most of the major national magazines, I’ve come to… Read More

Vtech Switch & Go Dinos – Brok the Brachiosaurus Video Review

Vtech Brok

The VTech Switch n Go Dinos were a big hit with the boys this holiday season. These toys remind dads of an updated version of the Transformers they had as a child but the kids love the unique feature of transforming from vehicle to dinosaur. With my family, everyone must have had the same idea this year because… Read More

12 Weeks of Holidays Giveaway: Week 11 – Nursing MomMe

12 Weeks of Giveaways

And we are back with Week 11 of our 12 Weeks of Holidays with Club MomMe after a brief hiatus to celebrate the holidays with our families. So we are kicking off week 11 on New Year’s Eve and this week we are celebrating “Nursing MomMes”.  To all of the Expectant MomMes and Daddys, and… Read More

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Billionaire Bars

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Billionaire Bars

Today I’m sharing another treat that I made during the holidays for my family. As usual, they requested chocolate chip cookies but I ALWAYS make those cookies. Sure, the cookies I make are amazing but I wanted to make something different. I figured I would include something with cookie dough to keep them happy though.… Read More

7 Cold Weather Fashion Faves

I like to be “into” fashion in the fall and winter months because it’s such a beautiful time to be into fashion. I love sweaters and boots and fabulous jackets, so this time is the easiest time for me to look great. No, I take that back, it’s the easiest season for me to work… Read More

Meet the American Girl 2013 Girl of the Year – Saige Copeland

Saige Copeland American Girl

Sometimes my daughter thinks my job is pretty cool. As she gets older, the times where she still considers me the coolest person around is getting fewer and fewer.  Fortunately for me, the day Saige arrived at our house was one of those times. That’s right – Best. Mom. Ever. – type of situation. We had the opportunity… Read More