Caitlin Keese

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How to Make Fruit Purees for Babies

Homemade fruit purees are filled with essential vitamins and nutrients for your baby. Learn how to make 13 favorites at home with our easy step-by-step guides.<p>Babies typically start fruit with their morning meal after they've tried several green and yellow veggies. Rather than buying baby food at …

10 Biggest New-Mom Surprises (and How to Deal)

No matter how many books you read or how prepared you feel, babies have their own special way of throwing you for a loop. From your breastfeeding …

Sh*t Every New Parent Should Know

<b>It does not go by so fast.</b> People who tell you "it goes by so fast" do not have babies or small children at home. It goes by so slow. But you know what? That's good! There's more room for error! Be grateful.<p><b>They're up all night to get lucky.</b> Because their stomachs are so small, newborns need to eat …

The Best Car Seats for Your Kid

Few things are more exciting than preparing for the arrival of a new baby. Cribs, strollers, a diaper bag and those oh-so-adorable onesies—they’re …

10 Baby Bouncers That Buy You ‘Me’ Time

1<p>4moms mamaRoo<p>Designed with mom in mind, mamaRoo’s five unique motions move just like you do, so baby never feels far from your touch. Avoid …

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Kitchens

Under the Radar Boys' Names: Beyond the Top 1000 Baby Names

The top 1000 baby names is always intriguing. But what's even more interesting is seeing what's below that level—the names that only 5 or 25 people picked for their kids. While there's always an array of creative spellings, possible mistakes (did 6 people really name their boys Adeline?) and …

Under the Radar Girls' Names: Beyond the Top 1000 Baby Names

Sometimes, you have to dig a little deeper to really get a baby name gem. And while the top 1000 baby names in the U.S. list offers plenty of stellar options, there are lots of head scratchers, too. (Do we really need to spell Journey Jurnee?)<p>But sometimes, it's the ones that don't make the top …

15 Stunning Examples Of Owl Camouflage

When owls hunt, they use their silent wings and the cover of night to capture their prey. During the day, however, they have tremendously successful …

DIY Flavored Cooking Oils + 4 Other Homemade Gift Ideas!

If you’ve been following my blog for a while, then you probably already know my passion for homemade gifts! I’ve done eight (yes, EIGHT!) different …

Tips for travelling when you’re pregnant

Being a guidebook author and a journalist, I travel a lot for work. And for leisure; I didn’t get this job by accident. So when I became pregnant, I thought I’d make some adjustments but it never crossed my mind to stop travelling altogether.<p>Now approaching the end of my second trimester, I feel …

Pregnancy

Fanged pumpkin flop

This time, it looks like Martha offered up a craft tutorial that even we mere crafting mortals could attempt (unlike certain gingerbread houses I’ve …

3-in-1 Amish High Chair

I guess this is what happens when you don't spend all your time watching TV and playing video games. You come up with simple, fantastic ideas like …

Knitting with dog hair

The other day, we brought you details about the book, crafting with cat hair. To make it fair, it is to be expected that we will find something that …

DIY Shrunken Apple Heads

It’s apple-pickin’ season and a perfect time to think about making this classic Shrunken Apple Heads project from Martha Stewart. Fresh apples will transform into grotesque little faces as they shrivel into conveniently compostable halloween decorations, but the project might take several days for …

Crafting

14 Brilliant Bathroom Design Ideas

We all pay so much attention to keeping the rest of our home beautiful, but when it comes to the bathroom, a pretty shower mat or curtain seems to be …

Interior Design

Modern Rainbow Art Studio Birthday Party // Hostess with the Mostess®

Painting parties don’t always have to be messy (though some kids might disagree with that statement)! <b>Monica Thomas</b> of Discovery Lab styled everything …

Wrap-E-Soothe Suit - an easier wet wrap treatment for child eczema sufferers.

Those familiar with the technique of wet wrapping children suffering severe eczema will know how difficult it can be and the time it takes to wrangle …

Sitting

A Flexible Design Transforms A Studio Into A Work And Study Paradise

An apartment that measures only 33 square meters located in Moscow was completely transformed by the architects of Ruetemple who gave it a dynamic …

This Low-Carb Fried Rice Look-Alike Contains Zero Rice

Cut the cauliflower into florets, discarding the tough inner core. Working in batches, pulse the cauliflower in a food processor until it breaks down …

Eggs

21 Cool Ceiling Designs That Turn Kids’ Bedrooms Into Fantasy Land

Whether you have kids or not, I’m sure you enjoy looking at all the cute things you could one day include in their room’s design. There are so many …

15 Genius Ways You've Never Thought To Decorate With Books

Why relegate books to a few storage shelves when there are so many unexpected ways to incorporate them into your home design?<p><b>1.</b> Build a dreamy archway out of similarly-colored books to create a dramatic structure that can be used to decorate special events, or as a statement piece inside your home …

Trendy Home with Super Unique Staircase

• 1 |<p>Here we can see clearly how the staircase seems to float and bend up from the floor, making it appear more like art than function. Underneath it …

10 Best Books to Read While Pregnant

With the intimidating sea of books and information available on the topics of pregnancy, birth, and babies, it can be confusing and daunting to …

Pregnancy

Luo Qianxi's pregnant belly paintings – in pictures

Mariah Carey’s done it. So has Alanis Morrisette. Now pregnant Chinese artist Luo Quianxi is using her stomach as a canvas for a nine-month series of expanding paintings

Stressed During Pregnancy? Play Some Music

You don't need me to tell you that pregnancy and stress can go hand-in-hand. Wondering if there's a way to keep your blood pressure from …

Love and Pregnancy: 10 Fun Date Ideas for Pregnant Moms and Partners

Just because a bottle of bubbly isn't on the menu doesn't mean you can't whip up some romance!<p>That bun won't be in the oven forever. Take advantage of the alone time you've got left with one of these creative date ideas.<p><b>1. Picnic under the stars.</b> Download an app, like StarTracker or Sky Walk, to …

15 Pregnancy Power Foods

These healthy choices have the nutrients that you and your growing baby need.<p>1 of 18<p>7 Power Foods for a Healthy Pregnancy<p>1 of 18<p>2 of 18<p>Fortified Breakfast Cereal<p>2 of 18<p>You knew folate was important before conception and during your first few weeks of pregnancy, but your needs for the B vitamin stay …

15 Hysterical Mommy-to-Be Meltdowns

Pregnancy hormones can do a number on your emotions, and the highs and lows you experience can be downright dramatic -- you may cry for an hour because your hubby ate all the Ben & Jerry's. Here, real moms share their funniest flip-outs.<p>When I was 6 months pregnant, I cried because McDonald's …