Baby Baby Gear Baby Oliver

Hibernating Olibear

Nested Bean Zen Sack Classic Cotton Honey Bear - Malibu Karina - www.MalibuKarina.com

Before I had Oliver I really didn’t care about babies.  I mean, I desperately wanted to have a child but I never stopped at Target to ooooh and aaaah at baby clothes.  Even when I was pregnant that didn’t interest me at all. I was just so focused on making sure that the little human …

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Halloween Ice Screams

Ice Cream Cone Halloween Baby Costume Photoshoot with Cuddle+Kind Deer

2017 marked Oliver’s very first Halloween.  It is not my favorite holiday, in fact, it’s probably one of my LEAST favorite holidays.  Something about it just doesn’t jive with me. But, since I am a new mommy I figured I should try to get in the spirit.  Only about 3 years ago did I carve …

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My Little Bean In His Zen Sack

Malibu Karina - www.MalibuKarina.com - Nested Bean Zen Sack 100% Cotton Classic Baby Sleep Bag in Honey Bear

I first heard about Nested Bean from a post on Facebook.  It showed a video of the Nested Bean founder talking about her invention and how it was born from her own need for her newborn baby son.  She noticed that her son only slept well in her arms or when she had her hand …

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Who Let The Gnomes Out?!

Malibu Karina - www.MalibuKarina.com - Oliver + Kit Chillin' With My Gnomes 6 Layer Lightweight Cuddle Blanket Throw Lovey

Mommy we have a problem!  These gnomes may or may not be cuter than me!? Oliver has finally started to enjoy tummy time!  He is definitely trying to roll over either from his tummy to back or back to tummy.  He’s getting about halfway with both. The Oliver + Kit Gnomes Blanket is 100% cotton …

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Ollie is my Gnomie

Malibu Karina - www.MalibuKarina.com - Oliver + Kit Oliver Plus Kit OliverPlusKit O+K Reversible Chillin' With My Gnomies 6 Layer Cotton Lightweight Cuddle Crib Blanket with Blue Trim Review

I first came across Oliver + Kit while browsing Instagram, most likely while either breastfeeding Oliver or pumping milk for Oliver. That is when I close the door, get comfortable in a HUGE recliner and just RELAX! After looking at their Instagram feed, which was insanely beautiful filled with vibrant colors and happy babies.  I …

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Lille Baby On The Bluffs

Malibu Karina - www.MalibuKarina.com - LilleBaby 6-in-1 COMPLETE EMBOSSED BABY CARRIER BLUE

“I’m coming home” the iPhone chimed with a text from my husband.  Finally! He was coming home from shopping for a gift for a friend’s upcoming baby shower.  Since baby Oliver was fast asleep, we decided to split up, I stay home and my husband went off shopping.  Oh how life has changed! I would …

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Lille Baby Barefoot in the Garden

Finally, the wait was over and my LILLEbaby Complete Embossed Baby Carrier arrived! The blue color was just so lovely. Suitable for mommy or daddy to wear. I LOVED the pink color but I knew my husband, Brian, was going to carry Oliver so we decided to go with a gender neutral color. Something about …

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