DIY

Adorable (and Fun!) Valentine’s Day Crafts Your Kids Will Love

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Looking for a fun way to get the kids involved this Valentine's day? Check out this curated group of crafts from around the web! Which craft do you love? Plus, more from The Bump: Cutest Valentine's Day Crafts for Toddlers How to Make Valentine's Day Decorations Valentine's... read more

10 Easy Tricks to Make Your Home Look Flawlessly Chic!

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Congratulations, mama, we made it to the weekend! Even though Saturday and Sunday are meant for total relaxation and time away from work, we know you've got a to-do list a mile long and barely any time to get to all of it. Whether you're expecting, thinking of getting pregnant, or already mom to a... read more

Give Your Home a Luxury Makeover for Less Than $50!

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Maybe you're nesting, maybe you're getting your home ready for baby, or maybe you're already enjoying life at home with your little one. Whatever your reason, we know that spending all that extra time inside has got you thinking one thing: Decor! Instead of harping on all of the things you can't change about your... read more

7 Nature-Themed Nurseries You’ll Go Wild For

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What better place to look for nursery decor than the great outdoors? Think basic, natural and beautifully neutral color schemes (all the yellow, blue, brown and green you can think of!) and rustic, country and totally wild decorations. Today, we're serving up some of the HOTTEST nature-inspired nurseries this side of the Amazon and we're... read more

8 Tips For Decorating a Hip Nursery On a Budget

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The Dos and Don’ts of Homemade Baby Food

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Want to start making homemade baby food for your little one, but not sure where to begin? Check out these helpful tips and tricks from other new moms. Before you get started, make sure you know the signs baby is ready to start eating... read more

DIY Newborn Photography: How to Avoid Taking Bad Pictures

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Photography is one of the things I'd love to be good at. Newborn photography is so precious and such a big thing right now. I love looking up "newborn photo props" on Etsy and seeing all the things people come up with. For some reason, my husband and I went the DIY route with newborn... read more

Fun, Inviting Gender-Neutral Nursery

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When she started planning her nursery, Bumpie Jenna H. didn't know her baby's gender, which made getting started a little difficult. "I wanted our baby's nursery to be fun, playful and practical," she says. As she looked for inspiration, "I landed on a design from a lion poster I loved." The yellow, white... read more

DIY Halloween Costume: Charlie Chaplin

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Last year Lori, head of Creative Services at The Bump, dressed one of her sons as comedy icon, Charlie Chaplin.  Learn how to turn your little man into a classy and comical act. What You Need: Kid's size bowler hat Kid's size black jacket and pants White button-down shirt Black shoes Faux daisy Bamboo... read more

DIY Halloween Costume Idea: Baby Peacock

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Still haven't decided on the perfect Halloween costume for baby? This DIY Peacock Baby costume from message board user EmpireMomof3 is beautiful, creative and budget-friendly (total cost is about $15!). "I decided to make this costume because I wanted something unique that would stand out from the crowd," she says. "Something that would... read more