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Teac hi ngKi dsHowt oBeThankf ul byKar enBar s ki , OwnerandI nvent oroft heWoombi eBabySwaddl e Theendof t heyeari saj oyous t i mef ormos t ,wi t hf al land wi nt er hol i days t hat br i ng f ami l i est oget herwi t ht onsof t r eat sandgoodi es .Weof t en l ookf or war dt oThanks gi vi ng wher e we gett of eas ton t ur key, mas hedpot at oes , and ot her c l as s i cf oods . But Thanks gi vi ngi saboutmor e t han j us t gat her i ng wi t h f ami l yandf r i endsar oundt he t abl et o enj oy a del i c i ous , homec ookedmeal . I t ’ saday t or eflec tonal loft hegood t hi ngswehavei nl i f eandex-

pr es sourgr at i t ude. Youngc hi l - When i t ’ st i me t ot uc k your dr enmaynotunder s t andt he c hi l di nt o bed,t eac h hi m t o c onc eptofbei ng t hankf ulat c ounthi sbl es s i ngsbyr ec al l i ng fir s t ;i t ’ supt ousaspar ent st o t hi ngsand peopl et hathe i s t eac h ki ds what i t means . gr at ef ulf oreac hday–eveni f ( Showi ngki dst hr oughac t i ons i t ’ sal i t t l et hi ng–andt al ki ng i seven bet t er ! )The hol i days aboutwhy he i sgr at ef ulf or ar eagr eatt i met ot eac hki ds t hem.Youc ans how hi m how gr at i t udeandhowt obet hank- youc anbet hankf ul f orhavi nga f ul .Her ear ei deashow t odo f r i endats c hool , as i bl i ngt opl ay j us tt hat : wi t h, oraf ami l ypet .

Count i ng your bl es s i ngs i s Thi sf unar t s& c r af t spr oj ec t s omet hi ngyouc anmakepar tc anbedonebyt hewhol ef ami l y ofyourdai l ybedt i mer out i ne. andc anbepl ac edi nt hel i vi ng


r oom ordi ni ngr oom whenfini s hed. Ever yonewi l l r ec ei vec ol or edc ons t r uc t i onpaperl eavest owr i t e downt hi ngst heyar et hankf ulf or .Thenyouwi l l us et hel eavest odec or at eapapert r ee. Ever yt i mes omeonepas s esbyt heThankf ul Tr ee, t heywi l l r emembert hi ngst obet hankf ul f or .

Soupki t c hensar eext r abus yar oundt hehol i days , butyouc anvol unt eeratoneanyt i medur i ngt he year .Youc angetyourki dsi nvol vedbyhavi ng t hemc ol l ec tc annedf oodst odonat et ot heki t c hen andt heyc anevenhel pwi t hs er vi ngmeal st ot he hungr y. Whent heys eet hatot her sar enots of or t unat et o getawar m mealever yday, t heymays t ar tt ounder s t andwhyt heys houl dbet hankf ulf orhavi ng f oodt oeatandpl ac et ol i vei n.

Chi l dr en al waysl ook up t ot hei rpar ent sand f ol l owwhatt heys ayanddo. Teac hi ngbyexampl e meansal wayss ayi ngt hankyout oyourc hi l dr en andr emi ndi ngt hemt odot hes ame. Makeapoi ntofs ayi ng“ pl eas e”and“ t hankyou” ar ound t hehous eand ar ound ot her s .You c an t hankyourc hi l dr enf ordoi ngt hei rc hor es , hol di ng opent hedoor , andevenf orgi vi nghugs !

Whenyoudot hi ngsf orot her s ,youar er emi ndedofhow t hankf ulyouar ef orhavi ng peopl ear oundyouwhodot hi ngsf oryou. Wel i ket oc al lt hes er andom ac t sofki ndnes s . Getyourki dsi nvol vedbyhavi ngt hem hel p outathome,vi s i tel der l ynei ghbor s ,make c ar dsf orhos pi t al pat i ent s , andmor e.

Gr abac or kboar d, s omemagaz i nes , andt apeand gat hert hef ami l yt oc r eat eaGr at ef ul Col l age. Fl i p t hr oughmagaz i nesandc utouti magesoft hi ngs yourf ami l yi sgr at ef ul f or–f ood, pet s , s por t s , c omput er s , f r i ends , c l ot hes , et c . –andt apet hem ont o yourboar d. Adds omef ami l yphot osf ort hefini s hi ngt ouc h. Nowever yonewhos eesyourGr at ef ul Col l agewi l l knowal l oft het hi ngsyourf ami l yi sgr at ef ul f or .

They’ l l f eel goodaboutdoi nggoodf orot her s andr eal i z ehowappr ec i at i vet heys houl dbe f ort hei rheal t handf orhavi ngl ovedones whoc ar ef ort hemaswel l .


Si nc e2007, Kar en’ sc ompany, KB Des i gns ,hasi nvent ed a l i neofs i gnat ur ebabys waddl e pr oduc t st hat have hel ped par ent seas i l yt r ans i t i ont hei r new babi es f r om womb t o home.Ther ear emul t i pl edes i gnsands i z ess ot hatbabi es c anenj oyt hec omf or tands ec ur i t yof t heWoombi eupunt i l t het i met heybegi nt or ol l .

Chi l dr enar eal waysgr owi ng outoft hei rc l ot hesandt oys , and when t hey get new t hi ngs , t heyt os st heol dones away. Teac h yourc hi l dr en about gi vi ngt ot hel es sf or t unat e andhowt her ear eot herc hi l dr eni nneedwhoc anr eal l y us et hos ec l ot hesand t oys bec aus et hei rf ami l i esc annot af f or d t o pur c has e new t hi ngs . Theymi ghtevenbeexc i t ed t ohel poutbyc hoos i ngwhat t oyt ogi veawayt oanew home.

h pr oduc thasbeen c r eKar enhasbeenanRNf or20 Eac edanddes i gnedbyKar en year s ,and has wor ked i n at aus eofaneeds hei dent i manydi f f er entnur s i ngr ol es . bec nherl i f ewi t hherfive Asa Cer t i fied I nf antCar e fiedi hi l dr en.Wi t hc onveni enc e, Spec i al i s t , Kar en c ouns el sc af et y, andf as hi oni nmi nd, KB t hous andsoff ami l i esyear l ys i gnshashel pedoverami l onamul t i t udeofi s s uesr e- Des i onbabi esandc ount i ng! l at i ngt opr egnanc yandi n- l f anc y.Al s o,asamot herof five, s hehasi nval uabl eexper i enc eandt i pst os har e.

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byNi c ol eJ ohns on, FounderandPr es i dentofTheBabySl eepSi t e® I tmays eemal i t t l eear l yt obe t al ki ngaboutt heendofDayl i ghtSavi ngTi me-i tdoes n’ t of fic i al l yendunt i lNovember 1,af t eral l .However ,i n my year ss pent wor ki ng wi t h t i r ed f ami l i es ac r os s t he gl obe,I ’ vel ear nedat hi ngor t woabouthow t i mec hange af f ec t s baby and t oddl er s l eep,andf ormos tpar ent s , pr epar i ng ear l yf or a t i me c hangei skey.

3Wayst oKeepTheTi meChangef r om Des t r oyi ngYourChi l d’ sSl eepSc hedul e Thefir s topt i oni st odonot hi ng. Forexampl e, l et ’ ss ayyour babyi swaki ngat7a. m.and goi ngt obedat7p. m. Af t ert he t i mec hange,6a. m.wi l l“ f eel ” l i ke7a. m.t oyourbaby,but keephi mi nbedunt i l7a. m. t o

r ei nf or c e a 7 a. m.wake up t i me.Si mi l ar l y,hemays eem s l eepyandr eadyf orbedat6 p. m. ,butdoyourbes tt okeep hi m awakeandputhi mt obed at7p. m. Forbabi esort oddl er s whoar enots ens i t i vet obei ng over t i r edorgowi t ht heflow, t hi si s a fine s t r at egy and


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wi t hi nadayort wo, hewi l lbe bed 15 mi nut es l at er eac h al ls etand r es et t l ei nt ot he ni ghtunt i l t heni ghtoft het i me s ames c hedul e. c hange.Byt het i met hec l oc k c hanges , youwoul dhaves hi f t edhi ss c hedul eby1hour ,t he c l oc kwi l lc hange,andyouwi l l bebac kt oyournor mals c hedThes ec ondopt i oni st os l owl y ul e.Unf or t unat el y,t hi sopt i on c hangeyourbabyort oddl er ’ s c anhaveabadr i ppl i ngef f ec t s c hedul eovert hec our s eofa onbabi esort oddl er swhoar e f ew days bef or et he t i me s ens i t i ve t o bec omi ng over c hanges .To s t ar t ,put your t i r ed, pos s i bl y l eadi ng t o babyort oddl ert obed15mi n- c r anki nes s , ear l y mor ni ng ut esl at ert hannor mal i nhopes wakeup,ni ght waki ngs and t hathewakesup15mi nut es s hor tnaps . l at eri nt he mor ni ng ( Ic an’ t pr omi s et hatwi l lhappenbec aus e ofouri nt er nalc l oc ks , buti tdoeswor kf ormany) . hi r dopt i oni st os t i c kt o Al s o,of f erhi m naps15 mi n- Thet he r egul ars c hedul el eadi ng ut esl at er . Keepput t i nghi mt o t

up t ot he t i me c hange and onc et he t i me c hanges ,be flexi bl eandal t ert hes c hedul eonl yasmuc hasyourc hi l d c anhandl e. I fyourc hi l di son a 7 am -7 pm ni ght t i me s c hedul e, f ori ns t anc e, ont he fir s tni ght ,youmayonl yget t oa6: 30p. m.bedt i me,and s hewi l l got obedear l i ert han nor mal ( c l oc kwi s e) . However ,af t eraf ew days ,s he s houl d r es et t l e i nt o her nor mal s c hedul e. Unf or t u nat el y,t hi sopt i on i sr eal l y har dont hos ewi t hbabi esor t oddl er s who ar e al r eady waki ngupt ooear l y.I ft hat ’ s


t he c as ef oryou,you may want t o c ons i der s hi f t i ng yourbabyort oddl er ’ ss c hedul ei nt he3weeksl eadi ngup t ot het i mec hangeand, agai n, aweekaf t ert het i mec hange ( i fyoudonotl i ket he5a. m. wakeup) .

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5Wayst oHel p Pr eventCol d/ Fl ui n Ki dsThi sSeas on byAmandaVega, J uveni l ePr oduc t Ex per t , Founderof3PeasBaby Pr oduc tMar ket i ng&mom oft wo

The hos pi t al i z at i on r at ef or c hi l dr enaged04hasbeenas hi ghas54. 6per100, 000popul at i on i nr ec ent year s .Thi s year ’ sflus eas on,ac c or di ngt o t heCent erf orDi s eas eCont r ol ( CDC) ,mayfindusneart hes e 2012number s . As i def r omvac c i nes ,whatc anapar entdot o hel ppr eventt hefluandot her bac t er i af r ommaki ngt hei rc hi l dr ens i c k?

adul t s ,andanas alas pi r at or l i ke Baby Comf y Nos e Makes ur eyourc hi l dr enar eac www. BabyComf yCar e. com t i vel yandf r equent l ywas hi ng whi c hwi l lkeepai r waysc l ear t hei rhandswi t h war ms oap andabi tc l eaner . andwat er–andt hatyout eac h t hemt os neez ei nt ot hei rel bow r at hert hanout war dl y.

Choos ei ndoorpl ayar east hat ar ec ons i s t ent l y di s i nf ec t ed. El ephantAr mori sadi s i nf ec t i ngs ys t em us edbyr es t aur ant s and ot heri ndoorpl ay ar eas t hatki l l smeas l es ,MRSA,t he flu,r ot avi r us ,and even HI V wi t hi nmi nut esyeti ss onont oxi c you c an i nges t i t . www. Get El ephant Ar mor . c om f ormor ei nf o.

TheCDCr ec ommendsayear l y flu vac c i ne f or ever yone 6 mont hsofageandol derast he fir s tandmos ti mpor t ants t epi n pr ot ec t i ngagai ns tt hi ss er i ous di s eas e.Peopl es houl d begi n get t i ngvac c i nat ed s oon af t er fluvac c i nebec omesavai l abl e, i f pos s i bl e by Oc t ober ,t o ens ur et hatasmanypeopl eas Cons i s t ent l ykeepnos ef r ee pos s i bl ear epr ot ec t edbef or e ofger msandot heri c kus i nga flus eas onbegi ns . net t i potf orol derki dsand

Takeyourvi t ami ns , yourpr obi ot i c s , anddos et hec hi l dr en wi t hi mmuneboos t i ngt hi ngs l i ke Sambuc olt hatc ont ai ns hi ghdos esofnat ur al l yf ound ant i oxi dant st hatki dsl ove. Ther ei snof ool pr oofwayt o pr evental l c ol dsandflu,buti f youar evi gi l antaboutkeepi ngyour s el fandyourc hi l dr en heal t hy, t hebet t erof f youwi l l bei n fight i ngt hei c k.Keep t hos ehandsc l eanandaway f r om l i t t l enos esandmout hs , getyourvi t ami nsandot her s uppl ement s ,andbemi ndf ul ofwher et heyar epl ayi ng.


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TheMom Behi nd t heBr ands Kat i eWal l ac ei samoment r epr eneur , mar ket i ngdi r ec t orof s ever al ki ds ’ br ands , andt he f ounderofmommys c ene. c om, a net wor kofmomss har i ngi deas , t i ps , andl i f eexper i enc es .

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MommySc ene Kat i eWal l ac ei st hemom bl ogger and i nvent or behi nd Mommy Sc ene, t he Gr een Sc ene Mom Awar ds ,Yummi Pouc h,andRevel ae–abr and new ki df oc us edonl i nes t or e. She and herhus band,Andy, havebeenwor ki ngondes i gni ngand devel opi ngki d pr oduc t ss i nc e2012, af t ert hebi r t h oft hei rfir s tdaught er .Si nc e t hen, t heyhavec r eat edYummi Pouc h Snac kt i me Sol ut i ons , Suds y Dough Mol dabl e Soap, s ens or yDi s c overBoxesanda l i neofbabyCoz ySl eeper s& Bl anketPouc hes . Bef or es t ar t i ngt hes event ur es , Kat i ewasagr aphi cdes i gneri n Seat t l ef or five year s . She wor ked wi t hc ompani esl ar ge ands mal l t ohel pt hem devel op

t hei rbr andi ngs t r at egi es–des i gni ngwebs i t es ,l ogos ,emai l c ampai gns ,andpac kagi ng.She evenwor kedaf ew year sasa news paper r epor t er , wr i t i ng pr es sr el eas es and c over i ng s oc i al event s . Kat i e’ smanypr of es s i onal exper i enc es r eal l y c amet oget herwhen s heand her hus band l aunc hed t hei r ownc ompany.

Dought ohel pherdaught er enj oyt aki ngbat hs ; es s ent i al l y maki ng a mol dabl e, ec of r i endl ys oap dough ( af t er about10 r ec i pe var i at i ons ) t hats hec oul dpl aywi t hi nt he bat hwhi l eal s ol ear ni nghow t owas hher s el f . Kat i eemphas i z edmoi s t ur i z i ngandnat ur al i ngr edi ent st o make Suds y Doughf unandbenefic i alf or l i t t l eones .Rec ent l y,t hehus bandandwi f eduodes i gneda l i ne of Coz y Sl eeper s and Bl anket Pouc hes bec aus e t heyf ound i tc hal l engi ngt o keep t hei rs ec ond daught er war mdur i ngwi nt erni ght s .

The or i gi nali deas f or t hei r pr oduc t sal waysc amef r om a needexper i enc edwi t hi nt hei r ownf ami l y.YummiPouc hwas bor n af t ert heyr ec ogni z ed a ni c hef orec of r i endl yr eus abl e f ood pouc hes t hat c oul d be fil l ed wi t h homemade baby TheWal l ac esdes i gnal l t hei r f ood f ort hei rown daught er . Then,Kat i ec r eat ed and per f ec t ed her r ec i pe f or Suds y


own pr oduc t s ;of t en att he ki t c hent abl ec ut t i nguppr eexi s t i ng i t ems and c r af t i ng pr ot ot ypes ,ordes i gni ngand final i z i ngt hei rowni l l us t r at ed pr i nt sf ornewpr oduc t sl at eat ni ght .Andyi st hepr oduc t s our c i ngexper twhomanages al lt he pr oduc t i on det ai l s , whi l eKat i edoesal l t hegr aphi cdes i gn,l ogoc r eat i on,and pac kagi ngdes i gn. Thepr oduc t sof t ens t ar twi t h ani deat hatt ur nsi nt oapr ot ot ypet hati sus edwi t ht hei r ownki dsandmaybegi vent o f r i endst ogetf eedbac k.They al s or es ear c h pr oduc t st hat al r eady exi s t t o i dent i f y ni c hes . Wi t hexper i enc e, t hey c anqui c kl yi dent i f yi fapr oduc ti deahast hepot ent i alt o r eac handr es onat ewi t ht hei r t ar getmar ketofyoungf ami l i es .

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Togett hewor doutaboutt hei r wi l lbes of unandIam maki ng pr oduc t s , Kat i eandAndyhave adj us t ment st ot akes omet i me wor kedwi t hhundr edsofmom of fandfigur eoutwhatc ommi t bl ogs . Kat i e s har es ,“ Mom ment swec anmakef ort henew bl ogsr eal l yar et hegr as sr oot s year , ”s aysKat i e. of mar ket i ng, s i nc e we’ ve f oundt hatourc us t omer ses - The ki ds al s ol ove bei ng i nvedi nt hebus i nes s ;t hepl an pec i al l yval uewor dof mout h vol st or ai s et hem wi t hanent r er ef er r al sandr evi ewsbyf el l ow i pr eneur i als pi r i t– r ec ogni z i ng par ent s . ” t hatt heyc anac c ompl i s hanyThei r fir s t pr oduc t , Yummi t hi ngt heys ett hei rmi ndst o. Pouc h,won a Red Tr i c yc l e nmor eaboutt hef ami l y’ s Awar di n2013andhasbeen Lear oduc t satwww. r evel ae. c om. f eat ur ed by The Bump, pr s i twww. mommys c ene. c omt o Par ent s . c om,and Huf fingt on Vi c onnec twi t hKat i e! Pos tCanada. For t he Wal l ac es ,j uggl i ng wor kandf ami l yl i f ei st hebi gges tc hal l enge t hey exper i enc e.“ Iunexpec t edl yf ound outt hi syearwear eexpec t i ng ourt hi r dc hi l di nDec ember–a boyt oaddt ot wogi r l s–whi c h


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amaz i ngs t or yof bui l di ngami l l i ondol l ar br and f r om onl y $700i ns avi ngsc aughtt heat t ent i onofShar kTankpr oduc er sandt hePar ker swer es el ec t edt oappearont hepr emi er eoft he2014/ 2015Shar k Tanks eas on.Whent hePar ker sappear edonShar kTank, t heys har edt hehear t br eaki ng l os s oft hei rc hi l d and how t hei rc us t omer shel pedt hem heali nauni queway.Tot he Par ker s ’s ur pr i s e,t hey wer e

flooded wi t hs uppor t ,butan emai lf r om expec t i ngmot her , Kel l y Bl ument hal ,s t ood out abovet her es t .

Kel l yc onveyedherdevas t at at i onwhens hedi s c over eds he waspr egnantwi t haboywho hadl i t t l ec hanc eduet opot ent i al l yt er mi nalhear t def ec t s . Doc t or sr ec c omendedt heBl ument half ami l yt er mi nat et he pr egnanc ybas edont hes ever i t yoft hebaby’ sc ondi t i onand hi si nevi t abl ef at e.

Butaf t erwat c hi ng St ephani e s har ehers t or yonShar kTank, Kel l ywasr enewedwi t has ens e ofpur pos et os eeherl i t t l eone s ur vi veandgavehi mac hanc e.


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St ephani e s har ed Kel l y’ s s t or y on t he Zi padeeZi p Fac ebook page and t hei r Sl eepi ngBabyf anss ur r ounded t hef ami l ywi t h an over whel mi ng s uppl y ofpr ayer s ands uppor tdur i ngt hepr eg nanc y. Ther es ul twasnot hi ng s hor t of mi r ac ul ous . Baby Fi nn was bor n on J anuar y 2nd, 2015. ‘ Fi nn’ means' l i t t l e war r i or ' and, t r uet ohi sname, hebegan t o fight !Fi nn has had hear ts ur ger yand mul t i pl eot hers ur ger i esbuthe c ont i nuest oi mpr oveandhas t r ul ybeat en al loddsand i s al i ve and wel l and final l y homef r om t hehos pi t al !Hei s f ul lofl i f eandhappi nes sand hasaf f ec t edmor el i vest han anyoneevert houghtpos s i bl e. Kel l ymadet hemos tofher t i mei nt hehos pi t alwi t hFi nn andwentoutofherwayt o hel pt hef ami l i esi nt hehos pi t al andi nherc ommuni t yt hat ar e goi ng t hr ough s i mi l ar s t r uggl es . Dur i ngFi nn’ sext endedhos pi t al s t ay, t hePar ker sf r equent l yhear dabouthow gr at ef ul t heBl ument hal swer ef ort he s uppor tt hey r ec ei ved f r om t heRonal dMc Donal dHous e. TheRonal dMc Donal dHous e ( RMH)makesi tpos s i bl ef or f ami l i es l i ke Fi nn’ st os t ay c l os e t o t hei rl i t t l e ones dur i ngs omeoft hemos tdi f fic ul tdaysoft hei rl i t t l el i ves . I ns pi r ed by Fi nn’ ss t r engt h and t he i nc r edi bl es uppor t t hatt he RMH was t ot he

f ami l y, St ephani edes i gnedt he “ Fi nn” Zi padeeZi p pr i nt t o hel pr ai s e money f or t hi s amaz i ng or gani z at i on and f ami l y!10%ofs al esar edonat edt ohel ps uppor tt heRMH andonedol l arf r om eac hs al e al s ogoest ohel ppayt heBl ument hal f ami l y’ s mount i ng hos pi t al bi l l s . The “ Fi nn” Zi padeeZi p and t he “ Fi nn” Fl yi ngSqui r r elToddl erPJar e al s oavai l abl et opur c has ef or donat i on.Kel l ywi l l per s onal l y del i verany donat ed i t em t o f ami l i esi nneed. St ephani e Par ker r ec ent l y pai d as ur pr i s evi s i tt o baby Fi nni nt hehos pi t alt odel i ver t hever yfir s tFi nnZi padeeZi p and Fl yi ng Squi r r el PJ i n per s on. The Bl ument hal s c oul dn’ t have been mor e t hr i l l ed t o final l y meeteac h ot heri n per s on f ort hefir s t t i me.ThePar ker sc apt ur edi t i nt hi shear t war mi ng,t ear j er kerofavi deo. “ OurSl eepi ngBabybus i nes si s s omuc hbi ggert hanj us tt he Zi padeeZi p, ”s aysSt ephani e, whomar vel sathowt hei rl i t t l e s l eep i nvent i on hasdone s o muc h mor e t han i mpr ove s l eep. “ Thi si swhati t ’ sal l about , ”s he s ays , “ hel pi ngf ami l i esi na‘ bi g pi c t ur e’ki ndofway!Wef eel l i ke t hi s bus i nes s has been s uc h an i nc r edi bl e gi f tf r om Godandi ti sagr eathonort o beabl et ohel pot her showever wec an!Ihopepeopl ear ei n-

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per f ec twor koutpar t ner . When my s on was l i t t l e he neverl etme puthi m down, event odoaqui c kwor kout . So Iwor kedoutwi t hhi m, hol di ng hi m and us i ng hi m as my wei ght .Hel ovedi tandIwas bl ownawaybyt her es ul t s . That ' s what Baby St r ong Wor kouti s al labout-f un, doabl eandef f ec t i veexer c i s es youdowi t hyourbaby.St ar t movi ng wi t h your baby at BabySt r ongWor kout . c om

The mi nut e babi es bec ome mobi l et hey' r e uns t oppabl e. They do a l otof" exer c i s es " t hr oughoutt hedayt hatar eef f or t l es sf ort hem,buthar df or usadul t s .

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J enni f er J ohns on i sa heal t h,fit nes s ,andnut r i t i on ent hus i as t and per s onal t r ai ners pec i al i z i ngi npr e-andpos t nat al exer c i s e. She wor ksoneononewi t h momsandl eadsgr oup wor ks hopsandc l as s es . She’ st he i nvent or of Baby St r ong Wor kout , an exer c i s es ys t em f or newmomst hati nc or por at esyourbabyi never y s i ngl eexer c i s e.


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TheMi nkeyi sauni quewi nt erc ombi nat i ongar mentf orbabi es andt oddl er st hatc ombi neshat , s c ar f , andgl ovesi nonepr oduc t . TheMi nkeyi seas yt ous eandgoesgr eatunderanyj ac ket , s nows ui t , orwes tandc hi l dr enhavepl ent yofc omf or tandmovement whi l ewear i ngTheMi nkeyands t aywar m anddr ywher ei ti si mpor t antwhi l eouti nt hec ol d.

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TheZi padeeZi pwear abl ebl anketi sl ovedbys l eepexper t s , pedi at r i c i ansandpar ent sever ywher e!I tpr ovi desawombl i keenvi r onmentbutf ul lr angeofmovementt or ol loverandwi ggl e ar ounds af el yandf r eel y.I thasbec omeknownasTHEs waddl e t r ans i t i ons ol ut i on.Thes l i ghtr es i s t anc ei nt hear ms panhel ps s oot het hes t ar t l er eflexandwi l l of t enwor kwhenot herpr oduc t s f ai l .Evenwi t ht heenc l os ur ei tpr ovi des ,babi esc anpi c kupand puti nt hei rpac i fierorpl aywi t hat oywhi l ewear i ngi t .

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BabyComf yGummit eet hi ngj ewel r yi suni quebec aus eoft he deepl yt ext ur eds ur f ac et hatmas s agesbaby’ sgums .Babi eswi l l gr abwhati savai l abl eandt hati sof t enj ewel r yt hathangsar ound apar ent ’ snec k, s owhynotwears omet hi ngt hatbabyc ans af el y c hewon?Chewi ngont hes pec i al , t ext ur eds ur f ac eofBabyComf y Gummi r el i evest eet hi ngdi s c omf or t .

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SongsWi t hMyNamear el i c ens edc hi l dr en' sper s onal i z edCDs f eat ur i ngc har ac t er sf r om Di s ney( Mi c keyandFr i ends ) , Ses ame St r eet( El mo) ,Veggi eTal es( BobandLar r y) ,TheWi ggl esand mor e. Thec har ac t er sal l s i ngands peakt hec hi l d' snameupt o80 t i mesi neac hCD. Themus i ci sdes i gnedt ohel pki dsl ear n, gai n s el f c onfidenc e, i mpr oves oc i al s ki l l s , andi ns pi r ei magi nat i on.

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Not hi ng s et st he mood f or yourpar t ymor et hans ome c oolandc r eepydec or at i ons ! Thes e you c an ei t her pur c has e ata par t ys t or e,or c r eat e your s el ff r om s ome i t emsar oundt hehous e.

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Wi t hs omet apeands c i s s or s , t r ans f or mor di nar yt r as hbags i nt os pi derwebs , j us tl i kehow youwoul dmakeas nowflake. Gett heki dst ohel pandt ape yours pi derwebst oget hert o f or mabanner

Ha l l oweenBunt i ng Nopar t yi sc ompl et ewi t hout abannerorbunt i ngandt hi s onei smades upereas ywi t ha f r eepr i nt abl et empl at e. You’ l l needpur pl eandor angec ar d s t oc kt opr i ntt hei ndi vi dual l et t er sandt hens omes t r i ng t ohangt hemt oget her .

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Apar t yneedshol der sf or ut ens i l s , s t r aws , c andy, et c . hemc ut eorc r eepy! s s yi nvi t at i on, c us t om- Maket Al l youneedar ej ar s , paperor vi t at i onswi t hyour pai nt , gl ue, r i bbons , s t i c ker s , os eapat t er nt ous e googl yeyes , et c . Getc r eat i ve gantdes i gnwi l l wow andgr abs mal l obj ec t sf r om needi sc ar ds t oc k, ar oundt hehous e. ds t i c ker st odec or at e.


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Devi l edeggsar eeas yt omake. Fort hes pi der déc or , t akebl ac kol i ves , s l i c et hemi nhal f l engt hwi s eandus eonehal ff ort hebodyand t heot herhal ff ort hel egs . Ar r anget hemon t opoft hedevi l edeggsandnowyouhave s pi dereggs !

Thef oodatyourHal l oween par t yi swher eyouc anr eal l y s hi ne,i n bot h pr es ent at i on andt as t e!Ther ear et onsof i deasoutt her ef oramaz i ng l ooki ngfingerf oodsanddes s er t st hatbot hki dsandadul t s wi l l enj oy. Tr yt ohaveami xof s weet and s avor y wi t hout over l oadi ngondes s er t s ,es pec i al l yi fki dswi l lbegoi ng home wi t hc andy i nt hei r t r eatbags .

Pi z z aFi nger s Makeyourownhomemadec hees epi z z a! Cutr edpepper si nt ot r i angul arnai l s hapesands l i c eyourpi z z ai nt ofinger s i z eds t r i ps . Pl ac et her edpepperpi ec es ont ot heendsoft hes t r i pst oc r eat eyour finger sandyou’ r edone!

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What ’ sapar t ywi t houtany games ? !

Pi nt heBooont heGhos t Dr awac ut eors c ar yghos tonal ar ge pi ec eofbl ac kpos t erboar d. Cutout pi ec esofc ons t r uc t i onpapert hats ay “ Boo! ”ont hem. Spi neac hpl ayer3 t i mesandl ett hemt r yt opi nt he “ Boo! ”c l os es tt ot heghos t ’ smout h.

Wi t c h’ sHa tRi ngTos s Makeapl at f or moutofac ol or ed f oamboar df ort hegamebas e. Cr eat ebl ac kwi t c hhat soutof c ons t r uc t i onpaperandgl uet hem downt ot heboar d. Adds omec ol or f ul buc kl est odec or at eyour hat s . Us epool di vi ngr i ngsf or yourr i ngt os s .

“ Boo”Bowl i ng Somepapert owel r ol l sdec or at edwi t hgoogl yeyesand bl ac kel ec t r i c al t apewi l l bec omeyourbowl i ngpi ns f ort hi sgame. Thenyouwi l l needaf oampumpki nwi t h t hr eefingerhol esc ar vedout t obeyourbowl i ngbal l . Eac h gues tc ant aket ur nst r yi ng t oknoc kdownasmanypi ns ast heyc anandyoudon’ t havet owor r yaboutanyone get t i nghur toranydamage bei ngdonet ot hehous e.


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Don’ tl etyourgues t s go home empt yhanded! Gi ve t hem s ome uni que par t y f avor st ol eave wi t hs ot he f un does n’ tendonc et heygethome.

Conf et t i Tubes Conf et t i i sf unf or ki ds . You’ l l needt ubes , c ons t r uc t i onpaper , and ac c entc onf et t i . Fr i nge s c i s s or swi l l hel ps ave t i mewhi l ec ut t i ngt he c ol or edc ons t r uc t i on paperi nt ot i nypi ec es . Mi xt hes ei nwi t hyour ac c entc onf et t i –l i ke pumpki nsandbat s– andt hens t uf ft hec onf et t i i nt ot ubesands eal wi t hac or k.

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Ma t c hboxMons t erMout h Qui c kands i mpl et omake, you’ l l need mat c hboxes , s c r apbookpaper , gl ue, mar ker s , andhol epunc her st omake t hes emons t ermout hs . Cutpi ec esof papert oc overt hemat c hbox. Us e c r af ts c i s s or st oc utz i gz agsors c al l op edgesons t r i psofpaperf ort he mons t er ’ smout h. Gl uet hes et ot he bot t omedgeoft hebox. Punc hout paperc i r c l esf oreyesandus emar ker s t odr awdet ai l sl i keeyebr owsoreyel as hes . Adds mal l c andi est ot hebox. Whenyous l i dei topen, you’ l l s eea mons t ermout hfil l edwi t hc andy!

Thi sf avori sanac t i vi t yki tt hatki dsc an t akewi t ht hemt o pl ayathome. Get s omepl as t i cc ont ai ner sorboxest ofil l wi t hal l t henec es s ar ymat er i al s . Pr i nt outa“ Sl i meKi t ”l abel wi t hi ns t r uc t i onst o putont heboxes . I n ever yboxpl ac es ome gl ue, apl as t i cbaggi e wi t haf ewt eas poons ofBor ax, anot her empt ypl as t i cbaggi e f ors t or i ngt hes l i me, and2pl as t i cs poons . Al l t hegues t swi l l needt ohaveonhand i swat er , bowl s , and f oodc ol or i ng.


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Ever yt i meyoupl aywi t hyour baby,youar eengagi ngbaby i mei sac r uc i alac t i vi nl ear ni ng and devel opi ng Tummyt t yt o hel p babi es devel op andhavi ngf unatt hes ame i upperbodys t r engt handnec k t i me! s t r engt hs ot heyc anpi c kup hei r heads .As baby gr ows I nbet weenf eedi ng, napt i me, t der , i twi l lhel pwi t hfineand bat ht i me,anddi aperc hang- ol os smot ordevel opmentand i ng,yous houl daddi ns ome gr sbabyr eadyt or ol lover , pl ayt oexer c i s ebaby’ sbr ai n- get c r awl , s i tupandmor e. Youc an power . pl ac ebabyon yourc hes tor aport ummys os hec an Thes es i mpl eac t i vi t i esmay yourl ookupatyouandt henmove nots eem l i ket hey’ r edoi ng l oput t i ngbabyont hefloor . muc h,butt heyal lwor kt o t s t i mul at e baby’ s s ens es es di s l i ke t ummy whi c hi nt ur nal l owsbabyt o Many babi t i meatfir s ts oyouc anr ubher gr owanddevel op. bac k, s i ngt oher , orhol dat oy

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Al l owi ngbabyt opl aywi t havar i et yofdi f f er entt ext ur esi sa Makes omef unnyf ac es ,s i l l y ver yi mpor t antas pec tofs en- noi s es ,c r awlar ound,l augh, s or ydevel opment .Youc anl et poi nt ,et c .al lwhi l e baby i s babyf eelhi swayt hr ought he wat c hi ngyou and enc our age di f f er entc l ot hesi nyourc l os et hi mt of ol l ow yourl ead.Rub and r ub your s of ts weat er yours t omac h and t hen t ake s l eeve on hi sc heek. Gr ab baby' shandandmakehi mr ub s wat c hes ofdi f f er ent f abr i c s hi sown t ummy.When baby l i kes i l k,fleec e,andt er r yc l ot h s t ar t sdoi ngac t i onsofhi sown, and des c r i be t he f eel i ngs of mi mi cever yt hi ngt hathedoes eac hoft hem t oyourbabyas andwhenher eal i z est hatyou your ubt hem overhert ummy, ar ec opyi nghi sac t i onshewi l l hands , andf eet . Youc anal s ol et t r yt oc omeupwi t hmor ec r ebabypl aywi t hherf oodt of eel at i vemovement s . t het ext ur eofc er ealorf r ui tas babyal s opr ac t i c esherpi nc er gr as p. I t ’ snevert oo ear l yt os t ar t r eadi ngt o baby t o hel p hi m l ear n and devel op l anguage s ki l l s .Byt heageof8mont hs Youc anc r eat eyourownbaby ol d,s omei nf ant sc ans t ar tt o obs t ac l ec our s eathomebyget -r ec ogni z ewor ds equenc esi n t i ngyourc hi l dt of ol l owyouand s t or i est hatt heyhavehear d mi mi cyourmovement sasyou mul t i pl et i mes . Babi esal s ol ove t r avelt hr ought hehous e. Show s eei ngal lt hec ol or f ul ,br i ght babyhow t oc r awlover ,under pi c t ur esi nt hei rbookswhi l e andar ounddi f f er enti t emsl i ke l i s t eni ng t o your s oot hi ng pi l l owsandt oyst ohel pboos t voi c e. hi smot ors ki l l s . Youc anal s ol i e ont hefloorandl etbabyc l i mb onyouandc r awl ar oundyout o hel pwi t hhi sc oor di nat i on. Even sl i t t l egamei nvol vesas ki ng put t i ng on s ome mus i c and Thi Wher e’ syour_ _ _ _ ? ”and havi ngyourown danc e par t y baby,“ ns er tt henameofabodypar t wi t hbabyc angetbaby i ntt oort i c kl et hat t o move and have asyoupoi t .So you wi l las k, f un att he s ame body par t i me. “ Wher e’ s your t ummy? ”and t hent i c kl ebaby’ st ummyand s ay,“ Ther e’ s your t ummy! ” Cont i nue pl ayi ng t he game wi t h al lt he di f f er ent body par t s .

Pl ays omec hi l dr en’ ss ongsor c l as s i c almus i c whi l e doi ng c hor esar oundt hehous eor dur i ng pl ayt i me and s i ng al ong.You’ l lbe havi ng f un whi l eexpos i ngyourc hi l dt o news oundsandr hyt hmsand t hemor eyout al kands i ngt o yourc hi l d,t hemor eyouar e hel pi ng yourc hi l d devel op l anguages ki l l s . SongsW i t hMyName. com c r eat es per s onal i z ed s ongs wi t hyourc hi l d’ sname-r i ght i nt hemus i c !Theyc anhear t hei rnames ungbyt hei rf avor i t ec har ac t er s .

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Gets omes af et oysf orbaby wi t hl ot sofc ol or s ,s hapes , and t ext ur es t hatyou c an dangl ei nf r ontoforabove baby. Whenbabyr eac hesout f ort het oys ,t hi shel pshi m l ear n handeyec oor di nat i on andf oc us i ngonanobj ec t . The t oyswi l l al s os t i mul at ebaby’ s s ens esandenc our agephys i c almovementand devel opment .Mypr oduc t ,Pul l yPal z , t eac hes handeye c oor di nat i on and i mpr ovesl ef t / r i ght br ai n devel opment ( whi l e keepi ngt hepac i f eri nr eac hat al l t i mes .

Get t i ng s ome f r es h ai rand t aki ngi nal l t hatnat ur ehast o of f eri sagr eatwayt oengage yourbaby. Youc anpl ac ebaby onabl anketorpl aymati na par k,orbr i ngabounc eror pl aygym. Youc anal s ogof ora wal kwi t hbabyandpoi ntout al lt he t r ees ,l eaves ,bi r ds , r oc k, i ns ec t sandal lt heot her s i ght sands oundst hatnat ur e hast oof f er . CLI CKHERETO VI SI T

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CoownerEvaFr ec eas har es , “ My par ent swer ec onvi nc ed t hatc uddl i ngandpl ayi ngi sa f undament alneed you never gr ow outof .That ’ swhy we have a des i gner pl us hl i ne c al l ed t he BEASTS t hat ar e r eal l ymor ef oradul t st hanki ds . Overt heyear s , s i gi ki dbec ame t hegot obr andi nEur opef or pl ayf ul l ydi f f er entpl us ht oys , dol l s ,r at t l es ,mus i cboxes ,and or gani c baby t oys f r om t he hi ghes tqual i t ymat er i al swi t ha f oc usoni magi nat i ve,c ont empor ar ydes i gn. ”

The s i gi ki d phi l os ophy i s s i mpl e:pl ayi s n’ tj us ti mpor t ant ; i t ’ sabs ol ut el ynec es s ar y. Theybel i evet hati nt oday’ s wor l d, manyof ourdai l yi nt er ac t i ons ar es hor t l i ved and qui c kpac ed. We qui c kl y f or gethow t opl ayandenj oy ouri magi nat i ons .Theypl ac e al loft hei rf oc usonmaki ng hi l dr enhappi erandf os t er Todayt hewor l di st hei rhome. c ngapl ayf ul c hi l dhood. They pr oduc e and s el lhi gh i qual i t ypl us hpr oduc t swor l dlt oysar edes i gned t o be wi de.Thebr andof f er ss ever al Al et hanj us tameansofenuni quepr oduc tl i neswi t ht oys mor er t ai nment .Thei rpr oduc t s t hatdel i ghtaudi enc es ofal l t edes i gnedt oenhanc eemoages .s i gi ki di st heper f ec tgi f t ar i onal , c ogni t i ve, andphys i c al f or bi r t hdays ,hol i days ,baby t devel opment . Asawor l dwi de s hower s , andj us tbec aus e. br and,t hey under s t and t he mpor t anc eofs af et yt es t i ng. s i gi ki d pr oduc t sar e made t o i loft hei rpr oduc t sc ompl y l as t . Theyhavebec omeknown Al t hi nt er nat i onalt oy s t anal l overf ort hei rhi ghs t andar ds wi ofs of t nes sand dur abi l i t y,as wel l ast hei runi quedes i gnsand c r eat i ve pr oduc t s .They onl y


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“ Not hi ngfit st hes ame, ”and “ Idon’ thavet het i me, ”ar e c ommonphr as esf ormot her swhoar ef eel i ngal i t t l e l ow on t hei r moj o af t er c hi l dbi r t h. Who c an bl ame t hem? Taki ngal eapi nt omot her hood i sa s c ar yt r ans i t i on andyoudes er vet ol i vei n s weat pant sf orasl ong as youc hoos e. Fort hes et wos t yl i s hmoms however ,s t ayi ngdownt oo l ongwas n’ tanopt i on. I nr eal i t yf eel i ngbeaut i f ul ont he out s i dec anhaveat r emendousi mpac ton how good youf eel ont hei ns i de. Thet woonl i nei nfluenc er s haves hownust hr ought hei r hi ghl y doc ument ed s t yl e bl ogst hatbei ngamommyi s mor ec hi ct han i t ’ s ever been.We s atdown wi t h t hem t ofindouthow t hey mai nt ai nt hei rgl amour .

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hasgr abbed t he at t ent i on of t hous andsofvi ewer s , s ubs c r i bEr i ka i s a happy wi f e and er sandf ol l ower sonhers oc i al mommy t o t wo beaut i f ulmedi apl at f or ms .Er i kadoes n’ t young c hi l dr en.Mom and al waysgogl am, buts heal ways Wi f ear et woj obsi nt hem- makess ur eherc omf ys por t s s el ves ,buts he al s or unsa at t i r ei sa f as hi on s t at ement hi ghl ys uc c es s f uls t yl e bl og t oo. c al l edLol aBl ueSt yl e.Ther e Bat i s t adoc ument sherout fit Chec k out her bl og at oft heday( OOTD) ,beaut yl ol abl ues t yl e. c om.Her e’ swhat r out i nesand ofc our s e her Er i kahadt os ayabouts t yl e. j our ney as a mot her .The pet i t es hoeobs es s edbl ogger


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heac c es s or i esar egr eat . Theyar emommi esl i kemeand andt nves ti n gr eat s t yl i s h flat al ways get t hei rs t yl er i ght , I s hoesorf abs neaker s .They t heyar es uc hani ns pi r at i on. Moder n mommy c hi c .Il ove t ake any out fitt ot he next ver s at i l epi ec est hatIc anus e l evel . overandoveri ndi f f er entways . Il ovec omf or tbutIl ovet os t i l l bei ns t yl e. Sungl as s es !Theygi vei ns t ant Ial waysgo f orbas i cpi ec es . gl am evenwhenyouhaveno Bl ac ks ,bei ges ,gr aysar eeas y makeupon! uperc hi c . Youc anl ooks o Iam obs es s ed wi t h Chr i s t i ne ands oget herwi t hs i mpl ebas i c f r om Hel l o Fas hi on Bl og and putt ec esasl ongast hefiti sr i ght Car a f r om Car aLor en. c om. pi


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Dr es s edt ot heNi nes t heweekendandt heygi veme as ex appealIl ove.Iwear muc h mor e c omf or t abl e c l ot hesandnowIl ovec oor di Idonot . Iam al mos tal waysi n nat i ngwi t hmyki ds : ) l eggi ngsand t eesors weat s hi r t snow t hati t ' sf al l .Iam c ons t ant l yont hegos oIhave t o bec omf or t abl e.Whi c hi s Even t hough i t ' s mat er i al , why Ihave opt ed f orc ut e t her e' s not hi ng l i ke f eel i ng s neaker sl at el y,Iwasnever f abul ousi n as upergl am or i nt os neaker s .Iowned t he s uperf about fit !I t ' sl i keyou s amepai rf orabout5year s c ant akeovert hewor l d!I l ove andt heyl ooknew!Ihavea i t .The c onfidenc e defini t el y pai rofpi nk Ni kesand gol d r i s eswhen Iam i n a gr eat s neaker sf r om Tar gett hatI OOTD. amobs es s edwi t h. Eveni fI am wear i ngbl ac kl eggi ngand a c oolt ee-t hes neaker smake mef eell i keac oolandc hi c mom. I addmys unni esandl i ps t i c kandI amr eadyt ogo! Iam s t i l lbui l di ngi t .I t ' sa24 hourj ob.You ar et r ul ys el f made. I havebeenbl oggi ngf or 31/ 2year sandi t ' sac ons t ant ef f or t . I havet wos mal l ki dss o t ' sver yhar dt ofindt het i me Hones t l y, mys onyes !Hei ss o i doasmuc hasI c an. Bl oghands omeandj us tc ool . Hei s butI ng makes me ext r emel y s ol ai dbac kandhast hats t yl e gi ove c onnec t i ng t o abouthi m. Mydaught eri ss t i l l happy.Il ear oundt hewor l d. ButI s os mal l , s oI s t yl eherandI am peopl l ove i ns pi r i ng women and I l ovi ngi t ! l ovebei ngi ns pi r edbywomen. CLI CKHERETO VI SI T

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If ound t hat keepi ng my c l os etfil l edwi t hpi ec est hatI l oveandonest hatfitmybody wel l hel ps ! That way,no mat t erhow l i t t l et i meIhave t ogetr eady,t her e' sal ways s omet hi ng t hat makes me f eel beaut i f ul . Ipur gemyc l ot hesof t ent o makes ur et hatt hi shappens . Pl us ,Il i ket oputout fit st oget herwhenI ' mput t i ngl aundr yaway. Ikeept hes eout fit s hangi ngi nas pec i al ar eai nmy c l os ets oIc anj us tgr abt hem andgo!


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My daught er has s t ar t ed findi ngherown s t yl e.She LOVES pi c ki ng out her c l ot hes and ac c es s or i es eac hday.Herf avor i t ei sa monoc hr omat i cl ook.She' s of t enheadt ot oei nei t her pi nk,pur pl e,orbl ue!My l i t t l eguy,he' s4andc oul d c ar el es s .He' s us ual l yi n j eansandat s hi r t .

anynewmom! Il ovemyvi nt agegol dbangl es . They l ook gr eatwi t h ever yt hi ng! I ft heki dsandIar el eavi ngt he hous et or uner r andsort henI wi l l . Youneverknowwhoyou' l l r uni nt owhenyou' r es hoppi ng St ar tbyt r eat i ngyour s el ft oa f orgr oc er i esorget t i nganoi l f r es h hai rc utand pi c k up a c hange! Pl us ,t her e' ss omebr i ghtl i pc ol or !Gai ni ngt hat t hi ngmot i vat i ngaboutget t i ng c onfidenc e bac k af t er c hi l d- dr es s edf ort heday. Igeti tt hat bi r t hi st hefir s ts t ept oget t i ng peopl el ove t o hang out i n outofar ut . Anewdoands ome l oungegearwhent heyhavea l i ps t i c kc anwor kmi r ac l esf or day of f ,butt hatwoul dj us t

Oh, yes ! Es pec i al l ywhent he ki dswer eyoungerandI ' d havet obec ar r yi ngt hem, or l uggi ngar ounddi aperbags , oreven wi t h nur s i ng!I ' d have t o make s ur et hatI was n' t wear i ng anyt hi ng t hat woul ds c r at c ht hem. AndI ' dal wayss t eerc l earof wear i ng whi t e! But now t hatt heki dsar eol der ,I ' m abl et o wear whatIl i ke wi t houtr es t r i c t i on.

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ors el f c ent er ed. Il i keput t i ng ef f or ti nt omyappear anc ebec aus ei tmakesMEf eelgood! I t ' sonet hi ngt hatIc andof or mys el feac hday. Pl us , I t hi nkt hati t ' si mpor t ant t os how myki dst hatl ooki ng pr es ent abl e eac h day i sanot herwayofhow wes houl d t akec ar eofour s el ves .It al k wi t ht hem l ot sabouteat i ng t her i ghtf oodsandexer c i s i ng t o mai nt ai n a heal t hy body. How onedr es s ess houl d be par toft hatc ar e.

Wa n tt oSt a r t Yo u ro wnBu s i n e s s ? L e a r nt hes e c r e t1 2we e kf o r mu l at ot u r ny o u rp a s s i o nt op r o fit ! No ts u r ewha ty o u rp a s s i o ni s ?Theb o o khe l p swi t ht hi st o o !

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Dur i ngmyfir s tpr egnanc y,I f el tats uc h al os swi t h my bodyands t yl e.Anal i enwas bas i c al l y gr owi ng i ns i de me. Towar dst heendofpr egnanc y,not hi ng fit !Iwass t uc k wear i ng my hus band' s c l ot hes . SowhenI gotpr egnantagai n, I s t ar t edt ol ookonl i nef ormat er ni t yout fit sandbl ogs ,but t her ewasnot hi ngt her eatt he t i me.Is t ar t ed Knoc ked Up Fabul ousasawayt omot i vat e mys el f ,andpot ent i al l yot her moms t obe, t oenj oydr es s i ng abump.

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Lul l aBel ay™ i s an adj us t abl e s t r ap s ys t em t hats af el ys ec ur esan i nf antc ars eatt oa s hoppi ngc ar t .I tal s oc omes wi t h a pr ot ec t i ve c overt hat hasz i pper ed ac c es st o baby andas mal l bagt os t or ei tal l i n.

My pas s i on i sc hi l dr en. My des i r ewast obui l dabus i nes s ar oundwher emyhear tt r ul yi s , wor ki ngwi t handar oundc hi l dr en!SoI t houghtaboutwher e t her ec oul dpos s i bl ybeaneed i nt hec hi l dr en’ spr oduc ti ndus t r ys i nc et her ear eal r eadys o

manygr eati t emsavai l abl ef or par ent st out i l i z e.Is ai daqui c k pr ayer , andal mos ti mmedi at el yIenvi s i onedas hoppi ngc ar t wi t hani nf antc ar r i ers af el ys ec ur edt ot hel owerpor t i onof t hec ar t .Wes atont hei deaf or a whi l e bec aus e my or i gi nal des i gndi dn’ twor k.Butaf t era nec ki nj ur yandul t i mat el yt wo nec ks ur ger i esf or c ed me t o r es i gnf r om my15yearc ar eer asac our tr epor t er ,t hi si dea woul dnots t ophaunt i ngme! Si nc eIwasoutofwor k,Iput myt i meandener gyi nt oc r eat i ngLul l aBel ay™. Whi l eIhad t he“ aha”moment ,i twasmy awes omehus band who c ame up wi t h t he s t r ap s ys t em des i gn.

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t hous andsofc hi l dr ens uf f er headi nj ur i esf r om f al l sf r om s hoppi ngc ar t s . Myf r i end’ s ei ght mont hol dbabyf el lout ofhi si nf antc ar r i erands uf f er edaf r ac t ur eds kul lwhen hewaspl ac eduphi ghi nt he t oddl ers eatofa s hoppi ng c ar t .I t ’ ss odanger ous !I fyou pl ac et hei nf antc ar r i eri nt he bas ketoft hec ar t ,youhave nor oomf ori t ems .Lul l aBel ay ™c anevenhel pmomswho enj oywear i ngt hei rbaby.On dayswhen i t ’ st oo hot ,t oo c ol d,r ai ny,s nowy,orbabyi s s i mpl ys l eepi ng,c ar r y baby i nt ot hes t or ei nt hei ri nf ant c ar r i er . Onc e you’ r es af el y i ns i de, at t ac hi nf antc ar r i ert o c ar twi t h Lul l aBel ay™,wear baby, andnowyouhaveyour ent i r ec ar topen!

My fir s tdes i gn wasan “ S” hookt hats i mpl yhookedt he i nf antc ar r i erhandl et ot he s hoppi ngc ar thandl e. That des i gn di dn’ twor k and we s hel f edt hei deaf orqui t ea whi l e.Butononec ol dJ anuar y day her ei n Mi nnes ot a whent hi si deawoul dn’ ts t op haunt i ngme, andIwasoutof wor kandbet weennec ks ur ger i es ,Iwentar oundt oni ne di f f er ent s t or es and t ook phot osoft hei rs hoppi ngc ar t s f r om di f f er entangl es .Idi dn’ t know whatIwast r yi ng t o c apt ur e,butIj us tf el tc ompel l ed t ot ake t he phot os . Onc eIgothomeIs howedmy hus bandt hepi c s ,andwi t hi n

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ys t r uc t ur edf or mati nour er hoodandhaveaheal t hybaby.ver c ont entdel i ver y,s o mot her s know j us twhatt oexpec t ;we t el l hert he‘ what , why, andhow ‘ f oreac ht opi c–s os hec anf eel i nf or med and empower ed t o We s t r ongl y bel i eve happy l i vebet t er . momsmakef orheal t hybabi es , s owe’ r efli ppi ngt hes c al est o putt hef oc usont hemot her– educ at i ngandempower i ngher t ol i ve happi erand heal t hi er ever yday.We’ r ec hangi ngt he Iam a l i f el ong advoc at e of waymot her sac c es st hei nf or - heal t hyl i vi ng.Iam aqual i fied mat i on and ans wer st heyar e fit nes st r ai ners pec i al i z i ng i n s ear c hi ng f or– by del i ver i ng pr e and pos t nat alexer c i s e, r i ghtt oheri nboxont heday andas por t sps yc hol ogi s t–and s he needsi tmos t .Ourdai l y asIment i onedear l i er ,Ibegan emai l sf or pr egnant women, Baby2Bodyi n1994s ol el yasa and weekl y emai l sf or new s er vi c ebas ed bus i nes s ,of f er moms , c ont ai nr el evantandac -i ngfit nes sc l as s esf orpr egnant t i onabl et i ps per s onal i z ed t o womenandnew mot her s .My her ;r at hert han bombar di ng deepr oot edpas s i onf orfit nes s women wi t h mas s esofi nf or - andi t si nt er s ec t i onwi t hwel l mat i on,we t el lt hem exac t l y whatt heyneedt oknow, when t heyneedt oknowi t .

Wec overfivebuc ket sofc ont entt hatar emos tper t i nentt o awomandur i ngmot her hood: ps yc hol ogi c alwel l bei ng,phys i c alfit nes s ,nut r i t i on,l ookand beaut y,and ofc our s e – her baby.Our c ont ent c over sa woman’ smot her hood j our ney f r om day one of pr egnanc y t hr ough bi r t h and unt i lher c hi l di st hr eeyear sol d. Thei nf or mat i on i s del i ver ed i na t i mel yf or mat s ot hat eac h woman get st he i nf or mat i on s heneedsont heexac tday,or week, s heneedsi t . Wef ol l owa

bei ngl edmet opur s ui ngmy Mas t er si nSpor t sPs yc hol ogy – and I ’ ve been dr i ven by t hos e pr i nc i pl est hr oughout my pr of es s i onall i f e. I ’ ve s er vedasafit nes sandwel l bei ng exper tf ornumer ous l i f es t yl e publ i c at i ons ,Ic oaut hor ed apr egnanc ybook f or DK publ i s her s , and I s er ved f ors ever alyear sas Seni or Di r ec t or i n Gl obal Gr oup I nnovat i on f or c ons umerheal t hc ar eatPhi l i psi n Ams t er dam.I ’ ve t aken t he knowl edge f r om t hes e pr of es s i onal andper s onal l i f eexper i enc esand c hannel ed i t i nt ot hi samaz i ng ent r epr eneur i al vent ur e t hat i s Baby2Body.


I t ’ sl i kej umpi ngof fal edge andr i ghti nt ot hedeepend, andi t ’ sver y,ver ydeep,and t her ear enol i f epr es er ver s , not hi ngt ogr abont o. Butyou doi tbec aus eyoubel i evei n yourbus i nes smor et hananyt hi ng–youknow i twi l ls uc c eed and you know i twi l l makeameani ngf ul di f f er enc e i nt he l i ves ofmi l l i ons of peopl e.So,what ’ si tl i ket o s t ar tabus i nes s ?Ter r i f yi ng. Thr i l l i ng. Ner vewr ac ki ng. I n c r edi bl e. Exhaus t i ng. Butul t i mat el y,t hi sbus i nes sr epr es ent sever yt hi ngIl ove,and t hat ’ swhyIdoi t .Is t ar t ed wi t hani deat hatIbel i evedi n andwaspas s i onat eabout .I di dmyr es ear c h,andt henI di ds omemor e–andt henI wentoutt ofindl i kemi nded i ndi vi dual swhoc oul ds eemy vi s i onasc l ear l yasIdi d;and I ’ vebeenl uc kyenought ofind amaz i ng peopl e who have hel pedmegetBaby2Bodyt o wher ei ti st oday.

I wantt oc hanget hewor l df or t he bet t er .Iwantt o hel p womenl i vebet t erf r om baby t obody–andt hepr omi s eof t hati swhatmot i vat esme. Thr oughmyownexper i enc es and ext ens i ve amount s of mar ketr es ear c h–I havei dent i fiedawoman’ smos tpr es s i ng c onc er ns t hr oughout

whywedoi t , and out pr egnanc y and beyond. whatwedo, t . Baby2Body i ss et t i ng outt o howwedoi addr es st hos e unmetneeds , r evi t al i z ehowc ont enti sdel i ver edt omakei tmor emeani ngf uland ac t i onabl e,and ul t i mat el yr edefine how women exper i enc emot her hood.

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