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    What Moms Really Want for Mother’s Day

    What Moms really want for Mother’s Day? Mother’s day is sneaking up on us this year. If you did not know it is this coming Sunday. I feel like the first few months of the year has just passed us by. Where does the time seriously go? But that may be another post for another day. Related: Mother’s Day Gift Ideas 2021 Mother’s Day Mother’s day has dated back to the ancient Greeks and Romans where they held festivals in honor of mother goddesses. But it did not become an official holiday until 1914 when President Woodrow Wilson signed a measure declaring the second Sunday in May as Mother’s Day.…

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    Baby Girl Middle Names

    Deciding on a name for your coming bundle of joy is an amazing experience. Although some couples struggle with deciding on the perfect name. They finally agree on a first name for their new baby and then realize that a middle name has been chosen also. Of course, middle names aren’t as important as a first name but should also be just as special. (And please don’t be the parents that give your kid three middle names). Here is a list of the cutest baby girl middle names. The historical reason behind a middle name was to honor a relative or godparent. Until the 19th century it was not uncommon…

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    Baby Boy Middle Names

    Deciding on a name for your coming bundle of joy is an amazing experience. Although some couples struggle with deciding on the perfect name. They finally agree on a first name for their new baby and then realize that a middle name has been chosen also. Of course, middle names aren’t as important as a first name but should also be just as special. (And please don’t be the parents that give your kid three middle names). Here is a list of the cutest baby boy middle names. The historical reason behind a middle name was to honor a relative or godparent. Until the 19th century it was not uncommon…

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    Easter Activities for Toddlers

    Easter activities for toddlers. Easter is this weekend and I am excited to spend the holiday with my family. I am also excited to do a few Easter activities with my boys. I try to make the holiday fun for my boys but also not go overboard. We are very thankful we are able to spend this holiday together this year. Last year, it was spent together via zoom and we didn’t even have a big Easter dinner. So, for this year we are doing all the things, as much as we can. This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may make a small commission on purchases related…

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    Ugly Baby Names (So Ugly They Are Cute?)

    Ugly baby names. Is there even such a thing as an ugly baby name? Deciding on the perfect baby name can be a tough decision for parents. Do not get me wrong, someone may be reading this and may have one of these names. I am in no way trying to insult you or the person who may have picked this name. Never would I say stupid names or dumb names, everyone has a reason behind the name they choose. That is what is most important. Choosing a name that means something to you for your little one. Our name is something we were given by our wonderful parents. Some…

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    Unique Unisex Names

    Unique unisex names. When a couple becomes pregnant there are a lot of great experiences ahead of them in their parenting journey. The growing belly, the first kicks, and finding out the gender. But some parents get stuck on finding the perfect name. Maybe you are the type of parent who does not want to find out the gender of your coming bundle of joy. I personally need to find out the gender because I am a planner. But some couples like the surprise when they are born. If you do not want to find out the gender and not have to decide on two different names. You can find…

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    Elegant Girl Names

    Elegant girl names. When a couple becomes pregnant there are a lot of great experiences ahead of them in their parenting journey. The growing belly, the first kicks, and finding out the gender. But some parents get stuck on finding the perfect name. Are you wanting the perfect name for your future baby girl? Do you want a timeless, classic, and sophisticated name? You came to the right place. I know I am currently just a boy mama right now but that does not mean I haven’t thought and chosen a name for a little girl (if it would ever happen). What makes a name elegant? If you look up…

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    Rustic Boys Names

    Rustic Boys Names. When a couple becomes pregnant there are a lot of great experiences ahead of them in their parenting journey. The growing belly, the first kicks, and finding out the gender. But some parents get stuck on finding the perfect name. I love rustic elements in my home decor and rustic weddings are very popular during wedding season, so why not bring that outdoorsy, rustic element to naming our babies. Strong, rustic names are growing in popularity. They can be traditional but also unique. To help with finding the perfect name to fit your babe we have compiled a list of 80 unique rustic boys’ names along with…

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    Happy Valentine’s Day Alternatives

    Happy Valentine’s Day alternatives. I have never been the biggest fan of Valentine’s Day. It is a holiday that I feel should be represented every day of the year. But I realize that for some people that Valentine’s Day is a very special day. So with that, I hope your Valentine’s Day is everything you wanted and more. I am not your typical Valentine’s Day lover nor do I want all the typical Valentine’s Day gifts that come along with the day. Most couples plan a nice fancy dinner for two, along with the cards, candies, and flowers. All these things a great but I would rather have some alternatives…

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    How to Transition to a Big Kid Bed

    How to transition to a big kid bed. Moving your toddler from their crib into a big bed can be tough on you and them. Making that transition smoother will allow you and your kiddo a good night’s sleep. This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may make a small commission on purchases related to my link at no extra charge to you. Whether your toddler is 18 months or past 2, you can transition them out of their crib whenever it is best for you and your little one. Keep in mind some of the growth and developmental phases that your toddler is going through. Then, decide…