Fun Halloween Ideas for Babies & Toddlers

I love fall. The changing leaves, pulling out scarves and sweater, the pumpkin spice EVERYTHING—it is definitely one of my favorite seasons. Charlie is a fall baby (November birthday), and so it seems every year I have searched for fall and halloween themed ideas for each stage- newborn, baby, and now toddler. Here are some inspiration starters I’m loving right now for…

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Conquering Disney with the Austlen Entourage Stroller

We returned last week from our big vacation out to California, and had so much fun taking a quick stop at Disneyland for the day. Before I left, I rounded up an amazing list of tips for taking toddlers to Disney from over 20 blogger friends, and I am so glad I did. The tips really helped us make the most…

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Adorable Toddler Dresses for Stylish Little Girls

This summer Charlie has taken a strong stance against wearing anything that resembles jeans or stiff fabrics. She practically insists on wearing bike short or leggings all the time! One thing she has started grabbing for are dresses, and I have to say, I’m totally loving it—they are just so cute! I’ve started thinking about back-to-school (we call daycare “school”…

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What is Cord Blood Banking (and Why Your Family Might Want to Consider It)

Expecting parents have many different decisions to make when it comes to the birth of their baby. At times it can seem overwhelming with all of the medical terminology, differing opinions, and balancing personal preferences. In order to help make the process a little easier, here at The Mom Friend I try to break things down and explain them to…

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Prime Day 2017 Diaper Deals

Amazon’s PRIME DAY is here! Here are the best deals on Diapers and favorite items for the whole family! This post contains affiliate links, through which I may earn a commission at no extra cost to you. Please see my disclosure page for more details.  To get the deals, you need to be a Prime Member, however you can get…

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Maternity Fashion Essentials: Must-Haves for Moms-to-Be

Women go through many stages during pregnancy, and one of the  most common is the “what the heck do I wear?” stage. Some people LOVE styling their bump, others dread it because they can’t figure out how to get clothes to fit right and feel comfortable. Me personally? I was a bit of both. I loved showing of of my…

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Ultimate Summer Bucket List for Your Baby (+ FREE Diaper Bag Checklist)

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HappierFirstMoments #ForBetterBeginnings #CollectiveBias The first summer with a baby is one of the most memorable milestones—there are so many things to see and do and watching a baby interact and explore the world is just so much fun! Creating a summer bucket list…

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Baby Registry Essentials & Lifesavers

Want to know the secret to building the perfect Baby Registry? It’s simple: Just ask your mom friends.  Registry lists can seem so overwhelming, with gadgets and gizmos aplenty! How do you figure out what you need, what you don’t, and what is worth splurging vs saving on? But spend a few minutes chatting with a new mom, and they…

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