Chad Carter

Chad Carter is the husband to an amazing woman and new dad to a 9-month-old in Portland, Oregon. One thing is for sure, he never imagined he’d be writing for Disney Baby, but dreams do come true! He’s the co-creator of and the Dads Who Diaper podcast, focusing on dads who are more active in child rearing than ever before. He started writing on a whim and hasn’t stopped since. As a former TV journalist, sharing stories apparently are just a part of him. You can follow him on Twitter at @ChadCarterPDX or follow his website on Facebook at Dads Who Diaper.

The Magical Allure of Stairs

Stairs. Gateway to freedom, exciting adventure, and jungle gym all bundled together for our little ones. But for parents, it’s a safety hazard that sends shivers throughout our bodies.

These past two weeks have been a flurry of exploration and discovery for our little guy. After deciding to take his first steps (and keep going) he’s also discovered the enjoyment of climbing the stairs.

How We're Dealing with Tantrums

Things are getting a little louder around the house as Wyatt continues to find his voice — one hilarious noise at a time. (Anyone else experience deep growls from their little one?)

Our little guy is also starting to assert himself much more, so when he doesn’t get what he wants, he lets us know.

Wyatt's First Steps Catch Us by Surprise

He did it! Wyatt took his first steps this weekend!

To say it was a surprise is a bit of an understatement. It was only a week or so ago when he first decided he would attempt to take an unsupported step or two. After a few tries of not making it too far, he wasn’t interested in much more.

But then it happened…

Smiles, Laughs, & Tears at the Doctor

It was over in a flash. But the tears, crying, and screaming lasted much longer…or so it felt.

Spruce Up for Fall with the Adorable Finding Nemo 4-Piece Bedding Set

Decorating the nursery is one of the most exciting times leading up to Baby–from choosing a theme and finding the right accessories, to the smell of new, freshly washed sheets filling the room.

For us, now a year later, we’ve been making slight changes to the room, and with the change of the season, a bit of a sprucing up could be the perfect way to bring that fresh feeling back.

That’s why this Finding Nemo 4-piece Bedding Set is perfect. Available right now at Babies“R”Us, it’s a great way to liven up the nursery with beautiful, vivid color.

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