Nesting

12 Gorgeous Gender Neutral Nurseries You’ll Love

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Just because you and your beau are planning on keeping baby's gender a surprise doesn't mean you'll need to skimp on decorating baby's nursery. Au contraire, my Internet friends, survey says you don't need to know what you're having in order to create a posh, chic and totally serene place for baby to grow. We've... read more

What Baby Gear Was Kim Kardashian Spotted Shopping for in Paris?

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The very pregnant Kim Kardashian set sail for Paris (she called it her "final trip" before she can't fly anymore via Twitter) with mama Kris Jenner in tow. The girls, sans Kim's boyfriend, Kanye West, took in the sights and sounds around the darling city. But just because the reality TV star was abroad... read more

How the Nesting Instinct Turned Me Into an Old Lady

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Everyone knows that lots of pregnant women experience the nesting instinct, right? The urge to cook, clean, or decorate the baby’s nursery that kicks in as she approaches her due date? Well, that’s not exactly how it happened with me. Apparently my nesting instinct turned me into a senior citizen, because I found myself very pregnant... read more

10 Ways to Get Ready for Baby’s Birth: A Must-Have List for Soon-to-Be Moms

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Birds do it, and so do cats, apes, and other mammals preparing for birth. Nesting is an instinctual mechanism that prepares your “empty nest” to become full and quite busy for the next 18 years. Nesting is like spring-cleaning on steroids. Organization, cleanliness, and preparation are top priority. Now it’s time to clear some more... read more

Nesting: Is It a Dad’s Worst Nightmare?

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While some may pleasantly call it "nesting", nesting seems anything but pleasant at times. In fact, it can feel more like chaos. Warning, dads: Be prepared for some major changes. What type of changes, you ask? Well, you know that sink faucet that has been dripping since you purchased your home? That dripping may soon become... read more

Bumpie Tip of the Week: The Best Place to Put Your Crib

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In the process of decorating baby's nursery? Try this tip from user Surprise3rd, who posted on our 3rd Trimester message board. Before you place the crib in the room, Surprise3rd suggests testing the set-up by cracking the door to baby's room by about an inch and peeking in. "Whatever portion of the room... read more