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Introducing The Ollie Swaddle Logo As Another Level of Safety
2018-02-16
Introducing The Ollie Swaddle Logo As Another Level of Safety
Our mission here at The Ollie World is to see every baby flourish. We developed the Ollie Swaddle to be different from other swaddles for a variety of reasons, all with your baby's safety in mind. Our custom designed, moisture-wicking material helps to assist in reducing the risk of overheating, while the stretch and custom closure allows the fit to be individualized to meet the needs and size of your little one. Your little one's safety is our top priority, so we wanted to make it even easier to ensure proper usage of the Ollie. We have added the Ollie logo to your swaddle as another level of safety. The logo will assist you in making sure the Ollie is...

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5 Fun, Engaging Winter Activities for Baby
2018-02-10
5 Fun, Engaging Winter Activities for Baby
Winter can be tough. Cold weather, ice, and snow can often mean more time spent cooped up indoors. Despite the less than ideal weather conditions you might be experiencing, there are some fantastic indoor activities that you can partake in with your baby to help keep her stimulated and engaged. Here are five of our favorites. 1. Winter Themed Sensory Bag. Sensory bags are great because they stimulate your child's senses of touch and sight, while naturally encouraging play and creativity. Consider making a winter themed sensory bag and discussing the different components with your child. They're also safe and mess-free! We love this tutorial from Clare's Little Tots. 2. Make Some Music. Putting on your own live band is a great way to...

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Self-Care Tips for Busy Moms
2018-01-19
Self-Care Tips for Busy Moms
“I am taking care of myself today!” Do those words sound familiar? I was admittedly the first time mom who would tell myself this message repeatedly, yet I would never follow through. When it got to the point where I felt like I couldn’t recognize myself anymore both inside and out, I decided that I needed to be done with the excuses. I didn’t want to glance in the mirror and see a worn down, tired, and unhealthy version of myself. I realized that I used to carve out “me” time, indulging in anything from bubble baths and exercise to homemade facial masks and massages. I took the time to read books for pleasure, flip through magazines, or just take...

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What I Wish I Knew As a First Time Mom
2018-01-05
What I Wish I Knew As a First Time Mom
You can read all the books and blogs in the world, but nothing quite prepares you for motherhood until your amazing little one is here. We've teamed up with some fantastic veteran mamas to compile this great list of advice for first time moms. We hope this wisdom helps you feel even the smallest bit more confident and prepared as you anticipate motherhood. We hope you laugh, cry, and find joy in these amazing nuggets of wisdom.     "It's ok to cry and call for help, hormones will drive you crazy the first months!" "It always works out...when things feels stressful or you're tired, or the baby is crying and things feel overwhelming...I always tell myself that it all works out, and nothing...

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Our Dream Hospital Bag + An AMAZING Giveaway! *GIVEAWAY CLOSED*
2017-12-14
Our Dream Hospital Bag + An AMAZING Giveaway! *GIVEAWAY CLOSED*
As first time or even veteran moms, one of the biggest questions on our minds is: What should I include in my hospital bag? We don't want to overpack, yet we are desperately afraid of forgetting that one essential item! We've compiled a fantastic list of the best essentials for mom and baby to include in your hospital bag. See some our favorites recommendations below: Fawn Diaper Bag. Every parenting journey begins with choosing the perfect bag to pack your little one's essentials, and we are in love with Fawn Design. Their bags are stylish, functional, and easy to clean, making them our clear winner.  The Ollie World Swaddle. The Ollie Swaddle is known as the smarter swaddle because of its patented, moisture...

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