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A Father’s Guide: How a Home Changes 365 Days After a Baby

One might think the preparations for having a baby can change not just the dynamic of a home, but also the decor, functionality and even layout. You would be correct, but I’m here to tell you even more changes happen after that little person arrives home. Oh, I’m not just talking about the initial arrival which brings bassinets, changing tables and a new line of dietary selections in your kitchen cabinet. 365 days later your house will be drastically different from even that first time a baby comes home.

March 31 / 2014

The First Trip Home

Homes are at the very center of some of our most cherished memories. As Tom Selleck puts it in the most recent Coldwell Banker TV commercial that debuted during the Oscars, your home is “something larger than the lawn that leads up to it, wider than the walls that contain it and greater than the sum of numbers painted on the curb.

March 07 / 2014
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Things to Consider When Baby Proofing Your Home

Expectant parents take on a variety of tasks to get ready for the new addition to their family. From decorating the nursery to purchasing age-appropriate toys, most couples plan down to the very last detail. For this reason, baby proofing a home can be a stressful ordeal for new parents, but with the proper checklist [...]

October 02 / 2013

Coming Home for the First Time

Coming home. It’s a feeling we can all relate to. That phrase probably conjures up a specific moment or memory in your mind. Maybe it was coming home from college. Or maybe it was coming home from military service overseas. Or maybe it’s just coming home after being away for a while. Regardless of what it is, the fact of the matter is coming home is associated with joy.

April 09 / 2013
Author David Marine
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A Father’s Guide to Getting a Room Ready for Baby

Ladies, this is not for you. This is just between us dads. This is not a post with affordable tips on baby-proofing a room nor is it a guide to color schemes and themes. This is a post of practical wisdom for father’s who are about to undertake what can be a fairly laborious process: getting a room ready for that first baby.