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Rebecca

Becca lives in Pennsylvania with her husband and 2 year old daughter. She works full time as an office manager and is also owner and creator of Pumpkin Beads Jewelry which she sells on Etsy.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Water Breaking

When you see a woman’s water break in movies or on television, you see a little splash or trickle of clear “water” and then the woman dramatically starts labor pains.  If only that were the case in every instance.  Hollywood seems to have done zero research on the subject or they just don’t want to gross the public out but if you’re going to include this phenomenon in a scene, why not do it the right way?

When your water breaks, or as it’s technically called, spontaneous rupture of membranes (SROM), the forewaters of amniotic fluid are released.  Not every woman’s water breaks nor do they have the same experience.  The following is a list of things you may not know about what may happen when and if your water breaks.

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Stocking Up To Save: Clothing

Buying clothing ahead for your child can either be a money saving opportunity or it cost you in the end.  At the end of a season, children’s clothes get marked down so much that it can be very advantageous to purchase items for next year.  Only problem is that it’s easy to get ahead of yourself without proper planning.  Keeping yourself organized plays a major factor in purchasing clothing for the next year.

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A Guide to Surviving Kids Shows

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Picture this: you’re with your child, having a jolly time playing with Little People and that precious face looks up at you with her big eyes and huge grin and says “Mommy, watch Einsteins!” Time stops…your heart skips a beat…and in that moment you quickly realize you need to remain calm.  You take a deep breath and look lovingly at your beautiful daughter and say “Ok sweetie!” while simultaneously squelching your need to scream “NOOOOOOOO!”

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Accessorizing for Summer with Etsy

Accessorizing for Summer with Etsy

When it’s sunny, hot and humid outside the last thing you want to throw on is a long, drapey scarf or a big, chunky necklace.  Summer weather calls for accessories that will not cause discomfort.  Whether it be minimalist jewelry or a bright headscarf, keeping cool is a must.  Etsy has a huge selection of extraordinary one of a kind accessories to make your summer outfits pop.

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