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Newborn Must-Haves (From a Second Time Mama)

As we’re rounding the 39 week pregnancy mark, I’m doing some MAJOR nesting. This includes deep cleaning most parts of the house and double-checking that we have everything in place for baby’s arrival. It’s crazy how fast the time flies by. I didn’t think this pregnancy passed quickly until we hit the final weeks. Now…

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Non-Baby Items to Stockpile Before Baby Arrives

Most mamas go through a “nesting” period in their pregnancy, where they diligently clean and prepare everything in the house before baby’s arrival. We’re washing all of baby’s clothes, wiping down and organizing the entire nursery, stocking up on diapers every chance we get, and cleaning the whole house spotless – literally from top to…

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Tips for Soothing a Teething Baby | With Anjie + Ash (+ GIVEAWAY!)

The teething stage is one of the hardest stages to go through in mamahood. We lose even more sleep than we already do and our ears are pierced with the screams of a baby we can’t soothe. As a mama, you feel both hopeless and lost when there is nothing you can do to take…

Top Baby Registry Must-Haves - Best products and essentials every mom needs on her registry | www.mamabearbliss.com

Top Baby Registry Must-Haves

Hey mama, I’m guessing you’re here because you’re prepping for your little bundle of joy on the way. It’s such an exciting time. I remember (not too long ago) creating an account for my baby registry and curating it according to what we had and what we still needed. In the midst of adding items,…

Newborn Sleep Schedule - How I Got My Newborn to Sleep Through the Night (At 3 Months Old!) | www.mamabearbliss.com

Newborn Sleep Schedule: How I Got My Newborn to Sleep Through the Night (At 3 Months Old!)

If you haven’t had a good night’s sleep yet since becoming a mama, you are not alone. The vast majority of first time mamas are wrestling with our sleep. We’re waking at odd hours of the night by a needy, hungry baby, then fighting sleeplessness when our newborn finally allows us some decent shut-eye. I…

The Ultimate Hospital Bag Checklist (+ FREE Printable!) Helping YOU pack your hospital bag! | Mama Bear Bliss - www.mamabearbliss.com

The Ultimate Hospital Bag Checklist

Heading to the hospital to meet your sweet little bundle is one of the most exciting times of your life. You’ll feel all sorts of emotions including a whole lot of “The Uncertain.” One of the most important things to have ready before that time comes is figuring out what to pack in your hospital…

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PillowFort Nursery Décor Collection (On Sale!)

If you’ve been reading for awhile, you know I’m a huge fan of Target. I love that I can make one trip, to one store, to purchase everything on my shopping list! When I need a variety of items, Target is my go-to. I can find anything from clothing to groceries to other cute knick-knacks for…

Life lessons to teach your daughters as they grow into young women. What I want My Daughter to Know as She Grows Up | Mama Bear Bliss - www.mamabearbliss.com

What I Want My Daughter to Know as She Grows Up

Today, the reality of the inevitable hit me like rocks plummeting down a steep hill. One day, you’ll no longer be my baby. Figuratively speaking, of course. In my mind, you’ll always be my baby. The first day I was able to physically see you, hold you, and love you, my life changed in unimaginable…