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Mommy Time

Mommy Time

Hello friends.  I am doing something very rare…I am on a business trip sans baby and hubby.  Normally mike is the one that travels so it feels really weird to be away from them.   Some fun things tho… 1. I’m actually sleeping!!!   Feels freaking awesome.  2. The conference is in Berkeley so I…

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21 Months!!!

21 Months!!!

my baby is 21 months todayyyy.  time is flying by so fast I cannot believe she is nearly TWO!  gahhh. when i look back at the past 21 months in stages, i feel like the one we are in now is both the easiest and hardest.  it’s not as physically exhausting as the first 12 months, but…

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Motherhood: The 20 Month Journey

Motherhood: The 20 Month Journey

C is 20 months right now and MANNNN did time fly.  But what has been the most shocking to me is how much EASIER she is now than ever before.  It’s like something clicked and a huge weight has been lifted from our home.  I noticed a change at 18 months but now that C…

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Mommy Mondays: Baby Carriers

Mommy Mondays: Baby Carriers

For C I had (and still kinda use) three baby carriers.  I needed them for different reasons and they were all SO HELPFUL for walking around the house, naps, and running errands. Here are the three we had below and the pros/cons of each.  (all of these can be found at Target or Amazon) Baby…

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Mommy Mondays: Buildling Self-Esteem and Positive Body Image in Girls

Mommy Mondays: Buildling Self-Esteem and Positive Body Image in Girls

have you seen this dove campaign??  i saw this before i was pregnant and it had such a profound impact on me and how i felt about myself and my mom’s body.  watch the video below if you haven’t. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE VIDEO my mom grew up in South Korea where there were public bath…

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Best Toys and Products for a 15 Month Toddler

Here are some things we are using our home OVER and OVER and OVER for C. Plastic Cups/Dishware from Ikea Skip Hop Backpack~ C loves to have her “own” bag and wears it to daycare each day. Ikea Step Stool Ikea Wearable Bib Faucet Extender Melissa and Doug Animal Magnets Door Stoppers Whisper Ride Splat Mat Skip…

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Toddler Weekend Getaway Necessities 

Labor Day Weekend is here!  Our family went on a long weekend vacay last weekend and I tried my VERY VERY best to pair down what we all needed so that we weren’t lugging around unnecessary luggage.  It kiiiinda worked.  lol I pretty much either underpack or over over pack.  I’ve never gotten it JUST…

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Mommy Mondays: Bottle to Sippy Cup Transition

Mommy Mondays: Bottle to Sippy Cup Transition

What do all of these things have in common?  C will not drink from any of these sippy cups.  She’ll trick us and take a few sips for a hot second but then refuse to drink from it ever again.  I’ve even tried re-introducing it a few times to see if it was just a…

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Mommy Monday’s: Gender Neutral Toys

When I was in college I took a masculine studies course that taught us to never treat boys and girls differently when we raised them.  That as parents we shouldn’t sway them one way or another.  For instance, if boys cried we shouldn’t tell them to “toughen up” or force girls to like fairies and…

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Littles Reunion

Back in 2007 when I moved to LA, I could never have predicted that I would have met 9 gorgeous woman and formed a lady gang where we celebrate, support and love each other through the good, the bad and the unknown!  Today, we have 10 ladies, 8 husbands, 6 babies and 1 on the…

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13.5 Months–Toddler Mom Life

13.5 months ago, I became a mother.  I still can’t believe it.  I can’t believe that a baby grew in my belly, was born, and is the spunky happy child that she is.  I know this is super cheesy, but it was 13.5 months ago that I learned what true love, sacrifice, happiness and exhaustion…

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Toddler Fashion: OOTD

Toddler Fashion: OOTD

some fun morning shots of C before daycare.  🙂  she has so little hair i’m desperately trying to spice things up with a little clip or hair tie.  hahaha in many cases below you’ll see that i’m not very successful…. lol oh and why does it seem like she always wears the same sweater?  it’s…

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Mommy Mondays: Bath Tubs and Bath Accessories

Oh Goodness, I can remember the first time Mike and I had to give C a bath~~ we were TERRIFIED.  C was this teeny tiny babe with a fresh umbilical chord and I can still remember how scared we both were of hurting her, getting water where it shouldn’t, and just messing something up!  Looking…

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Fun Things

life has been a cray cray life and schedule over here in the Blair home.  BUT i’m loving every second of it. ^^  C is a full blown toddler now and is on the go every second.  every MILLI-second in fact… she is this little sponge exploring the world around her and i love watching…

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Spring Shoes for Toddlers

Spring Shoes for Toddlers

1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 Nordstroms is having its semi-annual sale right now and although not all of these are on sale~~ these are my spring/summer shoe lusts for C’s wardrobe.  Now that she’s walking I want her to have every shoe in sight to…

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Day of M-E

Day of M-E

  In my last two posts (here and here)  I wrote about how BURNT OUT I was feeling…and well… this memorial day weekend was exactly the recharge I needed!  The weekend was perfectly packed and curated so that Mike and I had time for ourselves PLUS we did fun things with Charlotte and Lucy. for 24 hours straight…

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Mommy Mondays: Best Diaper Wipes

When you go to the baby aisle or look through the amazon choices…it is VERY confusing what wipes to buy or not buy.  What wipes are expensive just because and what wipes are a bargain deal (plus still strong and gentle).  Hopefully this little review of the wipes I tried will help you out! This…

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Chic Hawaiian Themed First Birthday

Chic Hawaiian Themed First Birthday

A few weeks ago we got our profesh pics back from Charlotte’s first birthday party!  Oh my, every detail from this day was sooo pretty and I couldn’t be happier.  Mike and I thought of this theme when we were in Hawaii for Christmas~ which was AWESOME timing since we were able to pick up…

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Mommy Mondays: Mom Style

Mommy Mondays: Mom Style

I recently threw out a huge chunk of my jewelry and wardrobe.  These are a few pieces of jewelry above.  I’m pretty sure if you looked at this pic you’d like, “yea girl…throw that out!”  LOL  BUT for me, these resemble my pre-baby prime where I was super into accessorizing, always wearing things in trend…

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Mommy Mondays: Mother’s Day

Mommy Mondays: Mother’s Day

This year I received my very first Mother’s Day Art!  =D  And I realize the daycare teachers made this for her but it was seriously the most touching thing for me to receive.  Mother’s Day this year falls on the same weekend that C turned one.  Which means…I have made it past what all moms…

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