10 Signs You Are Living With a 3 or 4 Year Old

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We talk about the sleepless nights of the baby stage, the madness of the toddler years, and the terrifying terrible twos, but we really don’t talk about the roller coaster ride of emotions that are the preschool years. What’s it like living with a kid who can now express themselves well? Here are ten signs […]

Does Your Child Grind Their Teeth?

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Back in May, we flew to London to visit my family for a month. Both my kids (almost 4 and almost 2) still sleep next to us, so in London, we had the same set up. About ten days into our trip, I started hearing a terrible noise that I recognized very well- the sound […]

Our New Summer Fave – Lollipop Cookies!

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My kids love to help me in the kitchen. Is that a good thing? I guess but I am always torn between “This is so fun!” and “This is so annoying!” My goals are usually to keep them entertained for a short while, to end up with something yummy that makes us all happy, and […]

Baby Shower Games And Activities

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My best friend is expecting a baby and I am in the beginning stages of planning a baby shower for her. Baby showers are a lot of work but so much fun! So long as you plan ahead and have some great food on hand, you’ll be golden. So if you’re about to throw a […]

Nespresso Aeroccino 3 Gives You Milky, Frothy Coffee At Home!

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I think all parents *need* coffee. Only a few months ago I wrote about this stainless steel French Press that is now so well loved in our home that I’ve deemed it my third child. We like to have milk in our coffee, but warming it in a small pan with two little children running […]

Important British English/American English Words You Should Know

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Americans speak English, Brits speak English,  so all the words should be the same, right? Wrong. Having moved to the USA 6 years ago, but still visiting London once a year, I’m getting used to people looking at me strangely when I say certain words. Saying “Can I have a jacket potato?” in America has most people wondering about my sanity, while […]

Bugaboo Bee: A Huge Hit In London!

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Working for a baby product company means you tend to notice strollers, baby carriers, gadgets etc more than a normal person would. And walking around London, all I see is….. Bugaboo. Bugaboo Bee, Bugaboo Cameleon, I even spotted the expensive Bugaboo Donkey in my first week! There are other strollers around, but I would say […]

Top 10 Outdoor Toys for Summertime Fun

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Pamela Brill is a professional magazine editor and writer whose work has appeared in such national publications as Parents, Pregnancy & Newborn and Woman’s Day magazines. She’s also the mother of two girls, ages 10 and 6, and yes, her house is noisy. When Pam isn’t busy shuttling her kiddos around town or finding new […]

Baby Gizmo Weekly Giveaway: Quinny Buzz Xtra

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CONGRATS to our winner -  Lauren N. It’s GIVEAWAY TIME! Since we are approaching the end of the school year and the beginning of summer, we thought it would be a perfect time to throw another giveaway! Who doesn’t like giveaways, right?!? Plus, this week’s prize was featured on the Ellen’s Mother’s Day Show and […]

How to Respond to Someone Who Touches Your Belly (VIDEO)

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If you are pregnant or have ever been pregnant, you know that it seems like an open invitation for strangers (or everyone for that matter!) to reach out and touch your belly. To be fair, some people ask, but unfortunately, the majority do not. Pregnancy seems like one of the only times that it is […]