This is something I just started for my two year old who is thriving at the moment and learning everything like a little sponge! I learned a few tricks working at a day care :) you can get posters and other learning things from the dollar tree
Baby Sign Language - have been thinking I should try more of this!
Newborn photography prop Chunky baby blanket crochet photo prop bucket bowl basket wheat oatmeal. $24.50, via Etsy.
We will be taking a picture of B like this (next to some construction equipment) when he is walking!
Interesting . . . "this method is how the rest of the world introduces food to children (and how Western culture did as well before Gerber made us think we needed special baby food)"
New and expecting Moms, don't forget 3/4 of health insurance policies cover the cost of a breast pump! Medela has some good information about it here. I got my $300 Medela pump covered by my insurance, def worth looking into!
Planning a Natural Birth in a Hospital Setting - An awesome post full of practical, real-life advice and testimonials from mothers who have given birth naturally...
Some non-judgmental, practical natural birth advice. Some really good advice for natural births at the hospital, including different positions to progress and help with labor pains.
"Royal Baby Puts Cost Of Giving Birth In U.S. To Shame" by the HuffingtonPost | infographic on the costs of giving birth in certain countries.
Six Tips for Gentle but Effective Hospital Negotiations Not gonna lie this one is important for any expecting mother
Love this poster! Really helps moms see what the concept of laboring out of the bed looks like. Too bad bed labor is what we see constantly on tv as the norm. A trap that even I myself have fallen into before. It's not normal! Get out of bed and try some of these labor positions you'll be glad you did! =)
A nursing cover that doesn't come off or flash you to the world. Super quick and easy to make too! Tutorial at Rae Gun Ramblings
My Last One Maternity t shirt funny pregnancy by CrazyDogTshirts, $19.99
39 Weeks | March of Dimes Keep it in perspective. Some of us still wish for 39 weeks, even better "on time" or better yet, "overdue." My itty bit came at 26 wks, 5 days...welcome to the micro-preemie world.
Poncho Nursing Cover by LBNursingcovers on Etsy
Ah it would be wonderful if things always went the way you wanted them to!
The statistical challenges of saving an extraordinary preemie Infographic #preemiepower #NICU
Even though I'm pregnant with our third I still have to sit and think about months vs weeks.And let's face it, unless someone is in the medical field/has been pregnant they look at you like a crazy woman when you answer in "weeks" haha.
Maternity Hospital Gown, delivery nursing gown breastfeeding gown...... This is using chevron officially EVERYWHERE
I wish i had know some of these tips when i started exclusively pumping. Extreme Pumping - Confessions of an Exclusive Pumper
10 Tips For Flying With Children... And I thought I had good ideas, this is worth the read !!
Cloth Diapering 101
Cute scrap tutu for a camping birthday. Love the bandana fabric. #tutu #bandana. I think this would be adorable for a baby cowgirl shower for the diaper cake.
Cowgirl Crib Pink Blonde Baby Shower Invitation