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A new kind of baby book

At “two half,” as my kiddo says, he has no baby book—despite my months-long, crazy-pregnant-lady obsession over finding just the “right” book, the one I eventually settled on remains nearly empty—and I’ve sporadically jotted down funny quotes and important milestones in three different iPhone apps, Google calendar and a quote book that remains one of my favorite gifts to date (thanks...

Water Baby.

I think we have a little fish on our hands. Cooper got his first taste of the pool last night with daddy, in preparation for today’s Aquababy class. Decked out in a swim diaper and one of the gazillion pairs of swim trunks he has (all of which will come in handy this summer, for sure), he tried out his new inflatable turtle. He LOVED it. Of course, I think all he really wanted to do was eat the turtle....

iPhone Apps: Baby Connect

Spending the last eight weeks at home on maternity leave has given me lots of downtime. It’s not free time, not like you’d think. I can’t organize my closets, clean out the basement or even do laundry most days— even though he sleeps a lot, baby needs constant attention and my “free” time comes in small amounts that aren’t enough to accomplish much. I’m lucky if I get to...

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