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Citrus Lane Subscription Box December 2014 Review – 15 Month Old

Disclosure: I purchased annual subscriptions to Citrus Lane for my daughters. The links below contain my referral identification.

The December 2014 box from Citrus Lane has arrived. This box is one of the two I subscribe to for my girls. This one is for Preemie, and is categorized for a 15 month-old girl.
Boxes start at just $22 per month for a long-term subscription and go up to $29 for a monthly one.

Hey Mama, It May Not Just Be A Cold – RSV Is Serious

Disclosure: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with MedImmune and Latina Mom Bloggers. However, all opinions expressed are my own.
When I was pregnant with Preemie the furthest thing from my mind was premature birth. I had successfully carried two previous pregnancies to term and beyond. Why would this one be any different right?
WRONG! I was so very wrong. As I’ve told you in my earlier post, The Preemie in the Making, while attending a conference I noticed some clotting.

Hip Baby Wrap #Giveaway #BabyWearing

When Preemie was born it was extremely important to spend time doing skin to skin care with her for developmental purposes. Day and night, as often as was recommended, I would sit at her incubator and place her naked tiny body under my shirt and just hold her. The bond created from “baby-wearing” is not only special, but healthy for both Mama and baby.

March of Dimes: March for Babies #TeamKmart 4/26

On Saturday, April 26, 2014, I will be walking in the March of Dimes March for Babies in honor of my very own little Preemie Anabelle.
If you recall, Anabelle arrived at 30 weeks and 2 days gestational age after a scary 3 1/2 weeks of hospital bed rest, which was not so restful. She was a born a whopping 3lbs 13oz and was 16.5 long. We were fortunate that she was born weighing in the 80%+ and that I had the opportunity to receive steroid treatments to help mature her lungs.