Posts Tagged: baby

Baby Shower Games — Printable & Customizable

Now available at thelittledabbler Etsy shop: Customizable Printable Baby Shower Games Have fun with this set of 5 baby shower games at your next baby shower!  They are customizable and printable, making this an excellent, cost-effective choice, especially for those who aren’t afraid of a little DIY. Check them out!

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Book Recommendations (10-18 Months Old)

Why did I choose these books? These books follow the 5 rules for choosing an appropriate book for infants.  Also, they are tested and approved by my rambunctious son! Now, between 10 and 18 months, is the time to start adding books to your library with educational value.  Choose books that introduce body parts, letters,

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Be Careful Who You Hire to Watch Your Kids

**WARNING: explicit language in the images.** I’m pretty sure most of my readers know to do a full search on any person they hire to work around or watch their children, but it seems the people posting job-wanted ads haven’t got the memo that their Facebook profile is just a click away. Case and point,

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Baby One-Piece Gallery

Below are the baby one-piece products I’ve sold in my Etsy shop.  Not only do I create custom banners, signs, and a variety of other paper products for your event, but I also offer very affordable templates for the DIY crowd.  If you like what you see, head on over and check it out! For FREE

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First Birthday: Book Themed Decorations

As you already know if you’ve been following this blog, my son’s first birthday was vintage book themed.  Here are some decorations I made for the occasion. Book Page Votives These are made by mod podging half of a vintage book page on to a (very clean) baby food jar.  If you don’t have vintage

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First Birthday: Chalkboard Stats

When planning my son’s party, I fell in love with the faux chalkboard stat boards on Pinterest.  They are made with foam board and metallic Sharpies. So, I attempted to make my own.  A piece of foam board was $8 and a pack of metallic Sharpies was about $14.  I bought a real chalkboard at

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First Birthday: 3D Book Themed “ONE” Sign

I never believed people when they say the first year flies by, especially during those rough first months.  But here we are, my son’s first birthday has come and gone, and here I am sharing with you the details of my son’s party. My “ONE” sign was inspired by this one that I saw on

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Best Age-Appropriate Toys For 10 to 12-Month-Olds

By now, your baby has probably already mastered standing up at the coffee table, climbing up the stairs, racing around the house on her little knees, and possibly crawling on and off of the couch.  Your baby is everywhere and into everything!  Your baby is also probably starting to resemble an active, inquisitive, observant toddler

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Did I mention I sell banners in my Etsy shop?

I just completed three custom banners this week for two wonderful clients.  If you haven’t already discovered yet, I have an Etsy shop where I make and sell prefabricated and custom banners.  If you’re in the market for one, you might want to check it out. I decided since I haven’t done much advertising in

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September Citrus Lane Review

I finally cracked.  I’ve been seeing ads for Citrus Lane everywhere and took advantage of their half-off promotion to get my son a box.  Let’s say I was a little less than pleased with the box.  Here’s why… A pretty boring box.  Everything that arrives here always looks super dirty and leaves your hands gritty

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