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Baby Gear Guide: 5 Items You Didn’t Know You Needed

  When planning for baby (or babies) to arrive, we all know the typical gear to buy.  The checklist is always the same….stroller, crib, clothes, blankets, diapers, wipes, bibs…and so on.  But what about those extra items you might not know about that can make your life so much simpler?  And what items actually work?  Here are 5 items I swear by and have used for my littles.                        …

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Beluga Baby Wraps

  wrap: c/o Beluga Baby, top: Barefoot Contessa, jeans: Yoga Jeans, boots: Aldo, hat: Hunnis  [Madelyn picked out her own outfit.  She went for a colourful but slightly sporty look while her twin sisters opted for stylish hand-me-downs.  That’s real life kids wear;)  ] “You sure have your hands full!”  If I had a nickel for every time I hear this when out with my little tribe, I would be…well not rich (the twins are only 5 months old), but…

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Accessories With Baby in Mind

  teething jewelry I have always been a girl who loves some well appointed accessories.  I actually used to be an accessory buyer for a boutique I used to manage.  When baby (or babies, in my case) come along, we usually have to pass on hoop earrings, sparkly necklaces, and noisy bracelets with sharp bits on them.  So how does one accessorize?   I say keep it simple.  Choose one item that will amp up your style but not add…

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Kingdom of You

  With so much of my time needing to be devoted to the babies lately, I jump at any opportunity I get to do something a little special for Madelyn.  This beautiful little book, called  Kingdom of You, is the latest personalized gift item from the creators of Lost My Name.   This colourful book is bursting with Madelyn’s favourite things and her name is everywhere in the story.  What makes this book so special is that you can choose…

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Oh Mother Care Kits

  One thing I have been struggling with since having my twins is self care.  It is so difficult, with three small children, to carve out a bit of time in a day for myself.  It is something I have been working on.  Lately, I’ve been trying to take a little walk when I can.  Even if it’s just 15 minutes, it gets me out of the house and into the fresh air.  I also recently received this beautiful parcel…

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