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Poll: How to induce labor naturally

Poll: How to induce labor naturally

OK, folks. I need your help. As I mentioned last week, I’m ready for this alien life force to exit my body. So, my question to you is, what methods have you heard of or used at the end of the pregnancy to coax the […]

$50 Gap Gift Card Giveaway Winner

$50 Gap Gift Card Giveaway Winner

And the winner is… (drumroll) Andrea D. Please emil me your contact info and the card will be on its way to you. Congrats and enjoy!

Last chance to enter the Parrot Minikit Slim Giveaway

Last chance to enter the Parrot Minikit Slim Giveaway

That’s it, folks! Today’s the last day to enter the Parrot Minikit Slim giveaway. Just to refresh your memory, here are a few pictures of the “Slim Daddy” hands-free bluetooth speaker system for your mobile phone.   If you’d like to enter to win a […]

2011 Resolution: Safety! GIVEAWAY

2011 Resolution: Safety! GIVEAWAY

We are rapidly approaching the end of 2010 and if you’re like me, you’re starting to think about everything that has transpired throughout the year. The good, the bad, the pretty, the ugly, the smart, the dumb, etc. You  may also be thinking about ways […]

Things You Probably Should Avoid Saying to a Pregnant Woman

Things You Probably Should Avoid Saying to a Pregnant Woman

Many people said hilarious things to me when I was pregnant. I’m not the kind of person who gets so easily offended (plus, I was looking in the mirror every day and could see what was going on) that I truly took any one’s stupidity […]

SkinnyScoop

SkinnyScoop

A friend of mine just turned me onto a really awesome website. It’s called SkinnyScoop. You know all those questions that have popped up but you were kinda too embarrassed to ask anyone? OK, it’s not Woody Allen’s newest venture…It’s a really great site. Now you […]

A bottle for you, a bottle for me!

A bottle for you, a bottle for me!

  Have you heard about these things? We were watching TV at the Jersey Shore about Mom’s Night Out type of events that are rampant all across the state of New Jersey (as well as the rest of the country). There are a bunch of […]

Bathtime Bonanza

Bathtime Bonanza

Happy Presidents’ Day to all. Figured I’d start out with that… So, a few weeks ago, you may remember, we took a family trip to the Dominican Republic. You may also recall that Bella had a 104.5 fever for 93% of the vacation. During our […]

Survey says…our first survey!

Survey says…our first survey!

I’d like to know, what is your favorite item for your baby? Meaning, what is the ONE thing you needed in order to survive the first year with your child (if you have 3, you can list all of them, I’m not that hard and fast […]