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Shopping in the "Tall" Section

As someone who works from home and dresses casually 99% of the time, t-shirts are a wardrobe essential. I hated how shirts always shrank over time, and after two kids I wanted more coverage in the stomach area, not less! One day I ordered some tees from Gap and Old Navy in "tall" on a [...]


Chatbooks Photobook Review

I kept seeing Chatbooks, a photobook printing service, pop up in my Instagram feed and finally decided to order some for myself. I've been using it for a couple of months now to print my Instagram pictures and wanted to write a review. I love its ease and affordability, and I'd probably never get around to [...]

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DIY Cupcake Liner Party Hats

My friend Minhee wanted to make Charlie a party hat at the last minute and looked at what she already had around her apartment. Her eyes landed on some cupcake liners, and she decided to make little elf hats! This is an easy DIY that you can personalize any way you want and bring a [...]

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DIY Time Capsule Ornament

My good friend Minhee helped me plan Charlie's birthday party, and she came up with the idea to let the kids make their own polaroid ornaments as favors. Each kid had a mini polaroid taken of themself, and then put it inside their ornament and filled it with fun little bobbles. I thought this would also [...]

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100+ Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Little Kids

Growing up my family didn't really celebrate Christmas since my parents were first generation immigrants. Sometimes we had a tree, but we never exchanged presents, believed in Santa, or otherwise celebrated the holiday season. But now that I have kids of my own, the holidays have really become much more magical experiencing it through their eyes. Charlie [...]


How to Get a Free Letter in the Mail from Santa

At Charlie's birthday party this past weekend, we had a Santa Letter Writing station where kids could write letters to Santa. We also told the parents that if they wrote a letter as Santa to their child and included it in a self-addressed stamped envelope, the United States Postal Service would mail it back with [...]

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Introducing Hellobee Publishing

We’re going to start publishing specialized ebooks about TTC, pregnancy and parenting!  We just started writing our first ebook, about neonatal jaundice. Charlie at the hospital getting photo therapy for his jaundice The idea for a jaundice ebook came to us five years ago, right after Charlie was first born. Charlie’s pediatrician diagnosed him with jaundice [...]

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