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10 Ways to Calm a Newborn

Kirsten Huebner

Tags colic, crying, fussy, newborn, twins

10 Ways to Calm a Newborn

As some of you may know, Sam and I have twin two year olds (Ava and Eleanor) and a two month-old (Greta). Ava and Eleanor were pretty fussy babies (or maybe it was just that there were two of them). Either way, it lit a fire under us to quickly learn how to calm them before it got out of hand. Same goes for Greta now. With 3 kids that are constantly needing something, we need a few things ready to try to help calm Greta down before one of the twins hits the other and a single fuss turns...


Stocking Up On Diapers: How many to buy, How to SAVE MONEY!!

Sam Huebner

Stocking Up On Diapers: How many to buy, How to SAVE MONEY!!

Anyone who knows me knows that I love a good deal. Having twins opened so many deal opportunities, so many opportunities to save money! Diapers are a costly necessity for babies. Some will argue that reusable diapers are the most frugal option, but we didn’t even consider it in anticipation of the craziness of being new parents. Here are a few tips to save money (and time!) on buying diapers. 1.     Buy diapers on sale (duh.) I’m an active user on SlickDeals.net. If you haven’t explored SlickDeals, I strongly recommend doing so. I also strongly recommend doing so with your...

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