Pregnancy: Infant, Gerry

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Need Advice on a Good Baby Carrier for Older Babies

we are adopting a baby, and she's already 6 months old and 15 pounds. She probably won't be here until she's around 9 months old- so I need a convertable (wear on back or front) carrier for an older baby, maybe 20+ lbs. Is a sling wrap better, or the traditional carrier? And, what brand is the best? I don't know that I feel secure enough to use the kind that is a long piece of fabric that you knot or slip through rings- especially with a baby that big and active. Thanks for your help!!


Baby Boy Name

We are expecting our third child in March, and for some reason, I'm having a...


Pregnant or Not?

We are trying for number 2. I am 5 days late and I took a pregnancy test...

Baby Names

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Baby Boy Name

We are expecting our third child in March, and for some reason, I'm having a hard time with a name. We don't know if it will be a boy or a girl (didn't with the two boys we already have either), so we're coming up with a boy name and a girl name. If it's a girl, we're thinking about Nadia Louise. And our boys are Zachary and Ezra. Now, I'm the first to admit that I get a little neurotic when it comes to names; I seem to have a silly list of criteria for them. But I want something that's a little traditional, so it doesn't sound like...

Baby Shower

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Looking for a Bakery in South Bay Area (Between S.J. and Palo Alto)...

I have been looking for a bakery that makes great birthday cakes....cakes that taste great and look great (I traditionally design my own cake decorations and purchase my own items to be placed on the cake -- offering the baker the layout of the cake on paper). I went to Fuji Bakery in Sunnyvale for several years (now closed, gone), Wilson's Bakery in Santa Clara (gone now), Aki's Bakery in San Jose (but not too impressed the last year, after new ownership)...and recently went to the local grocery store (Andronico's) for a birthday cake ...