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Tom and Lauren Tate met each other in college and fell in love (there may or may not have been alcohol involved). Years later, they got married, had a baby and now live happily in Southeastern PA with their little boy. Lauren manages the home, while Tom manages projects at a software company. While their interests range from cooking and working out (her) and playing guitar and video games (him), together they manage to maintain a blog, Little Old Home (www.littleoldhome.com).
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Working Out Through A Pregnancy

I need to start off by saying I'm not looking for head pats. I'm certainly not the only woman who's worked out throughout my...
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How To Get Back In “School” Mode

As I sit here to write this post, I realize that a large portion of our readers may actually already have kids in school!...
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Fun Ways To Carve A Watermelon

Summer, to me, means a few very essential things. For one, I can't get through the summer without ample pool and beach time. Then...
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Watermelon Recipe Ideas

Nothing says “summer” quite like slicing into fresh plump watermelon! Watermelon’s got it all– vibrant colors, robust flavors, and a refreshing crunch. Most fans of the...
3 Steps To Getting Your Child To Sleep on Vacation

3 Steps To Getting Your Child To Sleep on Vacation

I'm going to go out on a limb here, people - vacation with kids is hardly a vacation. Our family rents a beach...
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8 Cute Summer Maternity Shorts

Hello, my fellow pregnant mommas! I hope you're surviving the summer heat so far. This is my third summer pregnancy (I gave birth in...
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Eight Maternity Bathing Suits

Ah, maternity bathing suits. They are, quite possibly, the bane of my existence. They are rarely flattering, difficult to put on (and take off),...
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8 Casual Summer Maternity Dresses

What is it with maternity clothes? I already feel like a giant whale, so why do many clothes seem to go out of their...
10 Toddler Sun Hats Your Kids Will Want to Wear!

10 Toddler Sun Hats Your Kids Will Want to Wear!

If your kids are anything like mine, then they want to be outside from sunup to sundown. While I'm typically happy to oblige, I...
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8 Great End of the Year Teacher Gifts

Woohoo, we made it! It's the end of the school year! Summer is nearly upon us. But before we are able to park ourselves...
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Mommy Yummy Reusable Pouch Review

I want to share one of our favorite and most used pieces of baby 'gear'! The Mommy Yummy Reusable Pouch set from Amazon is...
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Why We Added Probiotics To Our Diet

I've written about this a few times on Baby Gizmo before, but my family has been through a decent amount of health struggles throughout...