Pregnancy: Halo

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I Need a Larger Swaddle Blanket

My daughter is almost 6 months old and still loves the swaddle. We are using the Halo Sleep Sack Swaddle in size small and she is really too big for it. A friend at work told me that this particular brand comes in a size 'medium" but I am unable to find it. Anyone have any suggestions on the next size up in swaddle blankets?


Wii and Wii Fit

Okay - I don't even own a Wii, but I really want to do the Wii Fit. Does...

Baby Shower

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Advice/Suggestion On Baby Shower Gifts

Hi...My workplace is having a combined baby shower for three women who are expecting this spring. All three are having their first, all are having boys, and all have had other baby showers. The registry items at Babies R Us are all too expensive, especially considering I have to buy three of everything! I would really like to get something original and something they will use or need. Any suggesttions or things YOU got at showers that were special, memorable, or especially thoughtful?


Baby Shower Questions

Hello! I am 20 weeks pregnant and am starting to think about registering for...

Bringing Baby Home

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Feeling like I'm Parenting by Myself

I just had my 2nd baby in 2 years. My husband has his good traits (I wouldn't have married him otherwise!), but he doesn't seem to have any desire to help with the two babies. We each have an older daughter from previous marriages (14 and 10) and now we have 2 children of our own (16 months and 8 weeks). I work, but am home on maternity leave. My husband thinks that since I am home, I can do all the child care plus take care of the house. I am run down. My friends aren't calling or coming around. I feel like I am doing this all by myself....

Labor & Delivery

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Please Send Me Your Encouraging Thoughts? EDITED with INFO ADDED

I'll be away from this site for a few days or more. My daughter and I are traveling back to Texas Saturday morning. When we moved to Hawaii, because my husband was assigned to the Pacific Command in the fight against drug trafficking, we weren't able to bring many of our belongings. This was a good opportunity for him, but since he's retired from the military, the military did not pay for this move, and shipping our car and some essentials were all we could do. Money's tight since Hawaii is expensive and we owe a ton of money to the...