Awe, newborns. Tiny little bundles that smell like candy, snuggle non-stop, and let you rock and sing to them all the day long. It’s every mother’s dream.
But what about when it isn’t this way? Colic happens, sleep issues, feeding issues. Maybe you know someone struggling with this, and want to find ways to support them, or brighten their day. Childbirth is a beautiful thing, but we all know the toll it takes on a body even under the best circumstances. Throw lack of sleep and anything else to the mix and it becomes downright exhausting. Continue reading
Check out this personalized birth announcement keepsake plaque! Simple and cute custom engraved Alder wood plaque, perfect as a keepsake to announce the birth and stats of your newborn baby, or as a fun personalized baby shower gift after the baby is born. Available from Significat.
What a clever idea – putting magnets inside each piece of an attractively-designed toy block set. This allows for the child (ah hem, or parent) to enjoy all manner of new possibilities, such as the nifty helicopter pictured above.
Made by Tegu, where you will find a great little selection of fun toys and more. They’re committed, according to their website, “to two things: helping Honduras and developing great innovative educational toys.”
Check out these super-cuties from See Kai Run! Great gift ideas for baby showers. They have larger sizes for toddlers too, so these can be birthday and Christmas gifts as well! From their website:
See Kai Run® is the idea of Seattle mom, Cause Haun. In 2004, she was on a quest for the perfect first shoe for her son, Kai. Unable to find shoes in fun, sophisticated styles that were suitable for outdoor play and still promoted the healthy development of little feet, she created her own line of shoes that satisfied all these needs.
Football Baby Blanket
Here’s a great football baby shower gift idea with Dad in mind: our plush football swaddling blanket will score big points with a football-loving father-to-be.
These soft blankets come in four different designs and color combinations, so your little ones will stand out at the game. Or use them to relax at home, or decorate your child’s room. These unique gifts have been created with comfort as well as style in mind, so your little one will appreciate the softness! Sports baby blankets custom made in the United States.
These sports themed swaddling blankets come in three different sizes, from $39.95 to $69.95.