Category: Baby Love


Newborn Gift Ideas That Aren’t Clothes: Part 4 {+ Adoption Books}

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For our last roundup of “Newborn Gift Ideas that Aren’t Clothes”, we have 10 final items, ranging from apparel to gear. Are there any gifts that you’ve given or received at a shower that got rave reviews? We’d love to hear about them in the comments section – happy shopping!     Product: Jefferies Socks, LLC Unisex-baby Newborn 6-Pack Seamless Sport Half Cushion Crew Socks Why we love it: These… Read more




Newborn Gift Ideas That Aren’t Clothes: Part 3

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In the third of our “Newborn Gift Ideas That Aren’t Clothes” series, we’re giving you ten awesome gift ideas that won’t break the bank – all of these items are under $10, but still hold to the four or more stars and more than 100 reviews on Amazon standard. Happy shopping!     Product: Dreambaby Stroller Fan Why we love it: This fan attaches to strollers or baby carriers to… Read more




Newborn Gift Ideas That Aren’t Clothes: Part 2

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In part 2 of our “Gifts for Newborns that Aren’t Clothes” series, we’ve got ten more gift ideas with at least 4 stars and 100 reviews on Amazon! From feeding to traveling, these ideas are sure to make mom-to-be happy — and they won’t break the bank. Happy shopping! ICYM part 1: newborn gift ideas that aren’t clothes.   Product: BRICA Fold N’ Go Travel Bassinet Why we love it: This… Read more




Newborn Gift Ideas that Aren’t Clothes: Part 1

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Editor’s note: As of 3am last night, we have a new baby nephew! Newborn clothes are the easiest thing to buy as a baby shower gift – but when mom-to-be has 45 onesies to wash and store, she’ll be so glad your gift was something other than another animal print outfit! This blog post series is to give you ideas for shower gifts other than baby clothes. Every item has four… Read more




Young, Loud, & Fearless | Lil’ Firefly Opens Children’s Boutique in Dallas

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Our little one is coming up on his first birthday! Where does the time go? I can’t even tell y’all the number of times I’ve had friends, and even strangers, say, “I didn’t know there were that many cute boy clothing options!” During the almost two years that we waited on our adoption to come through I had fun shopping online and in stores all over Dallas. I’m a big… Read more




Approved & Waiting: Gift Ideas for an Adoptive Mom

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If you are lucky enough to know someone who is just beginning, or is somewhere further along in their journey of infant adoption you’re probably wondering about gift giving. While we were officially approved and waiting (16 months) we had some people who were eager to help fill up the nursery and others who wanted to wait to know the baby’s gender. And, while I appreciated the fun gender specific… Read more




Building Baby’s Wardrobe with Carter’s

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This post is sponsored by Carter’s; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. For the almost two years that we were in the adoption process, waiting on our precious babe to arrive, I started collecting baby wardrobe essentials so I’d feel organized for what I was calling “operation baby day!”. Through our adoption agency we were told that it was possible to get a 48 hour warning call… Read more




Product Review: My New Love for Bella B!

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I LOVE getting new things to try. And I LOVE IT when I find that I LOVE those new things. And I LOVE sharing my new loves with YOU! Bella B Natural Body Care sent me a wonderful package of a few of their products, and guess what… I LOVE THEM! Bella B Natural Body Care produces and sells all natural and organic skincare products for moms and babies. They… Read more




Whoooo’s Coming Soon? Planning Your Owl Themed Baby Shower

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A new Little One is on the way, and there’s so much to do to prepare- shopping for clothes, preparing the nursery, pondering names, and of course, the baby shower! Time to host family and friends and celebrate the new arrival. This is a once in a lifetime event, and you want to make it fun, unique, and memorable. What better way than to host an owl themed shower, complete… Read more




Baby Love: Newborn Essentials

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After nearly two years of waiting, our family has expanded by two feet! We adopted our little one at 48 hours old. We have some news… we are beyond excited to announce that some time this month we will be bringing home a baby boy ?! … Here was our FB post (dates updated) Days since we met: 2,499 Days we’ve been married: 1,443 Days since we bought our first… Read more