All She Wants for Christmas Is a Doll — and I Hate Dolls

with her first doll, Jan 2011with her first doll, Jan 2011
Just when I thought I was done with all my Christmas and birthday shopping (Lovie turns 3 just four days after Christmas), Lovie starts telling me that she’s going to tell Santa that she wants “a new dolly with lots and lots of milk and a doggie.” Uh, a doll was not something I bought... Read more

DIY Halloween Costumes for Babies, Toddlers and Kids

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Halloween is just two weeks away, and you haven't figured out your kid's Halloween costume yet, don't stress! We've got some simple, costume ideas that you can make (quickly!) yourself -- yes, even if you don’t have a crafty bone in your body. Plus, more from The Bump: Cute Baby Halloween Costumes Most... Read more

Growing Trend: Gender Reveal Desserts

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What could be sweeter? The New York Times recently wrote about the growing number of gender reveal parties hosted by expectant parents to announce their baby’s gender. Turns out, many moms and dads-to-be on our message boards and social media are also having big gender reveals—and they’re breaking the news with mouth-watering gender... Read more