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If You Give a Mom a Martini…

If You Give a Mom a Martini…

When my son was a newborn, The Rookie Mom’s Handbook helped me embrace motherhood.  Written by the two bloggers who started www.rookiemoms.com, this passage in The Rookie Mom’s Handbook spoke to me: “Welcome to Motherhood…You’re a rookie mom. Untrained, no experience. That’s you. And that’s not an insult. Even those of us who spent our adolescence babysitting for other people’s children or who work as preschool teachers or pediatric nurses are in for some big surprises. We’ve never been … Read entire article »

Filed under: Books, Books (Activities), Books (Advice), Featured, Gift Ideas, Hip Find, Mommy Blogs, Mommy Gifts

I’m Charmed

I’m Charmed

For Mother’s Day, I received a beautiful charm from Not Just Any Old Day. The solid sterling silver calendar charm is marked with a clear Swarovski crystal for my son’s April birthday. You can select from 12 different birthstones to customize your charm. The pictures don’t really do this charm justice.  Each charm is customized by the designer and then hand-antiqued, which gives the finished piece more of an heirloom quality rather than a cookie-cutter look. The Fleur De … Read entire article »

Filed under: Accessories (Adult), Baby Gifts, Baptism Gifts, Fashion, Featured, Gift Ideas, Hip Find, Jewelry, Mommy Gifts