A ride on toy is definitely on the Christmas list this year for my little girl that will be almost 1. I can’t wait to see her driving around our living room or neighborhood, no license needed. There are so many choices these days when it comes to ride on toys. I’ve highlighted the top reviewed ones from Amazon along with why parents seem to like them. I hope this list helps save you time in choosing a ride on toy for your little one.

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Bonding with baby

Having an infant can be overwhelming. In the early days it can seem baffling to find things to do with this tiny little person who is completely dependent upon you. Here are great ways to entertain and bond with your baby.

Family Showers

Family showers can be a life saver in the early days when you wonder if you’ll ever get to shower again. Mom, Dad, & baby can all shower together so you’ll get some much needed time with your spouse and a nice shower.

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10 Amazing Nursery themesThere are so many options outs there for your nursery it can be hard to pick just one theme. Here’s a round up of 10 great ideas to inspire you as you start planning. Share your great nursery theme ideas in the comments!

Travel Inspired Nursery

The perfect room for your future little jet-setter.

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One of the most fun parts of having a baby is planning a nursery. For my first I decided to do an Inside Out theme room, it could easily be done just as a polka dot room as well if you nix the characters, or you could change them to different characters to fit your fancy. Why Inside Out? It’s fun and colorful without being overly girly. You could actually use it for a boy as well with a few simple changes.

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Confession: My post title is slightly misleading. Nothing can truly prepare you for what it’s like to be a new parent. However, these titles can certainly help you to know what to expect and help you in the many decisions that come along with parenting. I’m sure you’ll do great! I like to read a variety of takes on parenting and then choose what fits our family best. You don’t have to stick strictly to one parenting philosophy,

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