Baby Crack Machine?

I have seen new moms on the nest.com refer to these sound machines as crack for babies.

If you’ve seen the Happiest Baby on the Block DVD (and if you haven’t, you need to!) Dr. Sears describes why babies are …

Fleurville Sling Tote

My search for a diaper bag is over!

As background, I should say that I am not typically a bag whore. In fact Jeff still maligns the fact that he bought me a $300+ Kate Spade handbag one Christmas at …

Buy Buy Baby and Coupons

But first, I wanted to share these wall letters that reader Chantal did for her daughter’s room:

So cute aren’t they? Chantal took the patterns off the JJ cole crib bedding. What an amazing job!

Buy Buy Baby..

You may …

Light Weight Swaddling Blankets

If you are due in the hot summer months like I am, chances are you will appreciate these light weight muslin swaddling blankets from Aden & Anais:

camo swaddling blanket

In camo print, my favorite, (but currently out of stock) $29.95 for

Crib & Bassinet

Jeff’s softball game was canceled last night, so I cajoled him into setting up the crib!

Baby Mod Park Lane Crib

It’s actually surprisingly good quality and sturdy. There was a little mishap with confusing sets of screws.. if you …

The Nursery Has Been Painted and I love the Uppababy Vista!

I posted some pics over at becoming-home of the nursery painted (finally!)

Here’s one for reference:

The color is Benjamin Moore “Crystal Blue” which is a like a pale robin’s egg blue.  We chose to use the low VOC aura …

Let’s Talk Registries!

I must admit that I was procrastinating on this registry stuff as long as possible.

Let’s face it, registering for baby stuff is NOT like registering for wedding gifts. Registering for wedding gifts is like going to a fun theme …

Sara’s Baby Shower

Quick health update: I called my OB to say, yo, I’m anemic, what should I take? They had the bitch from hell OB call me back (the one that told me to stay off the internet).

Bitch OB: Just take …

Toys R Us Introduces Natural Toy Line

Available only at Toys R Us, these new line natural wood toys are made from replenishable materials that are chemical-free and eco-friendly (they bear the Forest Stewardship Council seal of certification.) The toys are simply decorated with the old-school wood-burning …

Bring Back the Brown!

From the comments on this blog and discussions I read on message boards the brown organic Mix n Match baby bedding from Gap was an overwhelming hit. So much so, that thanks to Auburn I was alerted to the fact …