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Top Reasons to Attend BLOOM with Charleston Moms Blog!

Bloom:: Event for New and Expecting Moms in Charleston is almost a week away, and we are getting ready to have an amazing morning with you mamas! Why should you attend BLOOM? We think the swag bags loaded with goodies from brands we love, light brunch by Chicken Salad Chick, and incredible guest speakers should be enough…but if it’s not, we’ll tell you! […]

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Due with Baby #2: The Perks of Two under Two

I am excited to announce that our family is growing! We wanted to be a family of four, so we are extremely excited! It happened a little sooner than we expected, but I hear that happens the second time around! Check out my Birth Control After Baby post for more on that! This time around we are expecting […]

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Dealing with Gender Disappointment

I think I speak for all women when I say, “We just want a healthy baby; that’s what’s important,” but if I’m 100% honest, I was completely devastated when I found out I was having a girl the second time around.  I mean, I HATE pink, seriously.   Now, before you go all judge-y on […]

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7 New Dad Tipsfor ScoringMajor Brownie Points

7 New-Dad Tips for Scoring Major Brownie Points

Hi there, new dads!  Well, maybe you are not quite a rookie…you may even have 19 kids and counting.  Even so, I thought I’d give you a little cheat sheet of new dad tips so you can score some major brownie points with your mama-to-be.  Even the veteran dads need reminders, right? 1.  Mama-to-Be has no […]

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5 Must Have Gifts for New Moms

Every time I got pregnant {especially in those final weeks}, my friends and neighbors would ask me if I needed anything.  But after three kids, we had all the baby stuff we could possibly need…so I was stumped on how they could help.  So here’s a little list of five must have gifts for new […]

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Bathing Suit Season

As Swimsuit Season Approaches….

If you are looking for advice on diet and exercise to get “swimsuit ready,” or want to know which swimsuit most flatters your body…you’re in the wrong place. Personally, I think no matter how you design the spandex, it’s spandex; the whole point is that it will cling to your every curve. Last year at […]

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Thoughts on Heaven{Pregnancy Loss}

Thoughts on Heaven {Pregnancy Loss}

Here I am…29 weeks pregnant with baby boy #2.  Starting to feel very ready to meet our second and final baby (God-willing). Preparations are in full swing now: paint, hospital classes, extra snuggles with the big brother to-be, and the like.  Excitement and anticipation are building by the minute.  It’s almost game time.  Time to “complete” […]

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