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As a mom, we learn a thing or two about ways to get things done efficiently and effectively. It basically runs in our DNA to troubleshoot problems before they exist, and to think of creative solutions to make our everyday lives easier. There are always these “life hacks” floating around the Internet, and we think moms deserve a helping hand with these mom life hacks. 1) Play cleaning games. Let’s face it, cleaning is a boring task and no wonder your young ones want nothing to do with it! Helping create positive habits by playing cleaning games with your children...

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“Terrible twos” is a term any parent has heard over the years, and sometimes it’s especially true when it comes to toddlers and a balanced diet. After working all day, taking the kids from one activity to the next, and completing everyday chores, the last thing we want is for our little one to reject our homemade meals. It can be downright frustrating, and you might feel at a loss. Bourgeois Baby has a few suggestions to make meal time a little easier.   Make smoothies or other juices! If you have specific concerns about your toddler not getting proper...

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As we enter fall, we also enter pumpkin deliciousness time! Pumpkin foods are one of my favorites, and I love to incorporate it into my baking creations. Pumpkin and pumpkin seeds are known galactagogues (milk producing substance) so what could be better than a baked treat that boosts milk supply? But these are yummy and make a great snack even if you don't need a galactagogue.   It is so simple to make these delicious pumpkin bars: 1 Stick of butter (melted) 1 egg 1 cup flour 2 cups or more to your liking of granola mix 1 cup brown...

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Bourgeois Baby has recently offered custom sewn tutus for sizes newborn through age 12. Our tutus are not hand tied but sewn together using a sewing machine and a serger for a professional finish.  They have an elasticized waistband encased in satin. Here is a tutorial on how to make one:   Not quite up to making one? No problem! We can make one for you. Just click here to order your custom tutu. There are many color options and a large array of sizes. Want something super specific? Just contact us at Jamie@bourgeoisbaby.com or feel free to call us...

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Did your nursery set come with just one window valance? Mine did, and seeing that a matching one was not available unless I purchase another entire nursery set I decided that I would go with different window valances. But I hung on to the set’s valance. I knew I could figure out something to do with it so it wouldn’t go to waste. And when I was working on my Quasi Canvas Pictures, it did come to me! I could make little wall hangings for Vera’s room with the fabric! I had 4 of my flat canvas in the 4×6...

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