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Everything you need to plan for the arrival of your new baby and how to look after your baby and yourself once the baby has arrived.

PRINTABLE BABY REGISTRY CHECKLIST PDF. IT’S FREE!

Need a printable baby registry checklist PDF? Download one of my checklists in the colour of your choice completely free! My printable checklist comes in both A4 and US Letter size. It is based on the checklist in my Ultimate Baby Registry Guide, which tells you everything you’ll ever need to know about baby registries, …

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FREE BABY SEWING PATTERNS: BABY CLOTHES PATTERNS FREE PDFS AND TUTORIALS

I’ve put together a big list of the loveliest free baby sewing patterns, all of them come with either free downloadable PDF printables or tutorials or both! Some of the sewing patterns come with easy to follow video tutorials. This list is of some of the loveliest free baby clothes patterns around, featuring patterns for …

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HOSPITAL BAG CHECKLIST PRINTABLE PDF: WHAT TO TAKE IN HOSPITAL BAG FOR MUM AND BABY FOR LABOUR AND DELIVERY

Grab my free hospital bag checklist printable PDF to plan and pack everything you need in your birth go-bag. The printable checklist is broken down into categories: Mum-to-be during labour Mum-to-be post labour Newborn baby Dad/birthing partner Notes section GRAB YOUR FREE COPY OF MY HOSPITAL BAG CHECKLIST PDF Please go ahead and grab a …

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THE BEST BABY THINGS TO BUY BEFORE BIRTH WITH PICTURES: LIST OF BABY THINGS FOR FIRST TIME MUMS

If you are about to become a new mum and want to know the best baby things to buy before birth, I have put together the most useful list of baby things for first time mums. I tell you a little bit about why you need each thing on the list and point you in …

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THE ULTIMATE BABY REGISTRY CHECKLIST AND BEST REGISTRIES GUIDE

My ultimate newborn baby registry checklist for new mums lists the must-haves for your new baby. Keep scrolling to download your free printable baby registry checklist. Plus I tell you everything you need to know about having a baby registry and how to choose the registries that are right for you. Having been through the …

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12 BEST TOYS FOR BABY’S FIRST YEAR: ONE TOY FOR EACH MONTH

Here’s a list of 25 best baby development toys for the first year. The essential baby toys that help support babies as they change and develop new skills. 12 BEST TOYS FOR BABY’S FIRST YEAR: ONE TOY FOR EACH MONTH There are a LOT of baby toys out there and it can be really hard …

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GIVE A MORNING SICKNESS CARE PACKAGE TO HELP A PREGNANT WOMAN IN NEED!!

Morning sickness can make even the happiest of newly pregnant people feel really low. So, if you have a friend or someone you love who is currently experiencing morning sickness, here are some ideas for things you could put together to make a morning sickness care package for them. Things that will help relieve nausea, …

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WHAT TO PUT IN A FIRST TRIMESTER CARE PACKAGE

GIVE A FIRST TRIMESTER CARE PACKAGE TO SHOW YOU… CARE! Putting together a first trimester care package for someone who has just found out they are pregnant is a lovely way of supporting them in the early weeks of their pregnancy. As a mom who has been through pregnancy, I’ve looked back to the early …

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IS IT RUDE TO PUT EXPENSIVE ITEMS ON BABY REGISTRY?

Are you wondering if it is rude to put expensive items on your baby registry? Are you worried that it isn’t good baby registry etiquette? Well, I’m here to tell you that it is NOT rude to put expensive items on your baby registry and that it is actually a really smart move.  WHY IT’S …

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Coping with Polyhydramnios

This is a guest-post about polyhydramnios by Alice Thompson who publishes at www.sloely.com “Oh my gosh, you’re enormous!”.  I wasn’t even 8 months pregnant when my shocked friend shouted out this choice greeting, but I was already carrying an extra 25kg (55lbs) on top of my pre-pregnancy 55kg (120Ibs).   That’s a LOT of extra weight …

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25 BEST BABY DEVELOPMENT TOYS FOR 0-12 MONTHS: ESSENTIAL BABY TOYS

Here’s a list of 25 best baby development toys for the first year. The essential baby toys that help support babies as they change and develop new skills. ESSENTIAL BABY DEVELOPMENT TOYS FOR 0-12 MONTHS This guide to the best developmental toys for babies is broken down by age. Babies need a range of toys …

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FIRST TRIMESTER PREGNANCY TIPS FOR NEW MOMS: GETTING THROUGH THE EARLY WEEKS OF YOUR FIRST PREGNANCY

Being pregnant for the first time can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. Here are 14 first trimester pregnancy tips to help you survive and thrive during the early weeks of your first pregnancy. FIRST TRIMESTER PREGNANCY TIPS: FROM MORNING SICKNESS TO EXHAUSTION! There are so many emotions that swirl around your brain when you first …

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5 first-trimester pregnancy must-haves: SHOPPING LIST FOR THE FIRST TRIMESTER

Here’s my shopping list of the things to buy for your first trimester when you first find out that you are pregnant. These are the first-trimester must-haves that will help get you through the early months of your pregnancy. There are only five things on my suggested shopping list, but they are all total must-haves. …

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Step By Step Guide to Writing a Birth Plan

Here’s my step-by-step guide to writing a birth plan, including a checklist of all the different things to consider when you are putting your birth plan together. IS IT WORTH WRITING A BIRTH PLAN? Should you write a birth plan? No birth goes as perfectly planned. And no birth is perfect. You can’t predict or …

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