Naturepedic No Compromise Organic Cotton 2-in-1 Ultra Mattress {Review}

Disclosure:  I received this product to review in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. My daughter is finally at the age where she needed a big girl bed and I was at a loss for what mattress to get her.  For my boys first mattresses we had no money and bought bottom of the barrel […]

Motorola MBP26 Baby Monitor {Review}

Disclosure:  I received this product to review in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. With my first child I remember how cool it was to have a baby monitor that lit up when there was sound.  No video, but yes there was lights on it.  Before that baby monitors worked if you were lucky enough […]

Happy Birthday to My 6 Year Old! What?

I cannot believe my oldest is 6 years old!  Happy Birthday to my Little Man!

Savvy Parent campaign: Evenflo Car Seats

Everything is planned, packed, and ready to go! As families start to load their minivans and share the open road for the summer travel season, safety is always a major concern, especially with young children in the car. On the heels of the new American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the National Highway Traffic Safety […]

Cloud B Eco-Friendly Canvas Bag Set Review

ABOUT: The Cloud B Eco-Friendly Canvas Bag Set is a set of three large and sturdy canvas bags ideal for shopping trips, a book bag or even toting around baby essentials.  They are also great bags to use as gift bags as part of you Cloud B gift for baby showers or other special occasions. […]

Book Review: “Chicken Soup for the Soul: New Moms” (& Giveaway US/CAN Ends 5/9)

Chicken Soup for the Soul: New Moms: 101 Inspirational Stories of Joy, Love, and Wonder By Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, and Susan Heim 416 Pages (Paperback) Date Published: March 8, 2011 ABOUT THE BOOK: Becoming a mom is the most amazing event. Chicken Soup for the Soul: New Moms will delight new and expectant […]

“Are You Done Now?”

“Are you done now?”  This is the question I have heard quite a few times since telling our family and friends that I am pregnant.  It’s funny how society seems to have expectations of how many kids is okay to have. With my first pregnancy, everyone was so excited, especially since it would the first […]

“So your trying for that girl?”

“So your trying for that girl?” or  “Hopefully you’ll get that girl.”  I have heard one of those two statements (or similar ones) from pretty much everyone I have told I was pregnant.  Yes I have two boys (ages 2 and 4) and Yes I would love a girl, but I wouldn’t be devastated if […]

17 weeks and Counting

So this week marked my second doctor’s appointment for my pregnancy.  I am 17 weeks (read my previous post to see why this was only my 2nd appointment).  It should have been a quick one where the doctor just checked the baby’s heartbeat with a fetal doppler but this baby was not cooperating, of course!  […]