Best Items For Your Baby Registry

  1. A Baby Carrier:  Go to a boutique baby store and look at baby carriers outside of their package. Try them on, and see which...

Active Moms Recovering After Baby: Cinch It

  Congratulations! Whether this is your first baby or 5th, as an active mom, you surely deserve and need your down time with your new...

9 Signs of Pregnancy

  Do you think that you might be pregnant? If you haven’t been tracking your menstrual cycle then you may not be sure when your...

10 Pregnancy Super Foods

You're growing a baby. While you may want nothing more than to stuff your face with potato chips and ice-cream (or nothing if you...

Coping With A Pregnancy After Miscarriage

  Studies reveal that anywhere from 10-25% of all clinically recognized pregnancies will end in miscarriage. Odds are you have experienced pregnancy loss or know...

Making The Most Of Your Pregnancy

{Photo credit: With A Red Bird On My Shoulder} You see those two pink lines and you instantly fall into a euphoric state of pregnancy...

Toxoplasmosis and Pregnancy: Why Cats Don’t Deserve Such A Bad Rap

  {Photo credit: With A Red Bird On My Shoulder} If you cohabit with a feline companion and have ever been pregnant, chances are that you've received a...

How to Choose the Right & Comfortable Maternity Bra

One of the things that will change tremendously during pregnancy is your breast size. Pregnancy hormones trigger glandular development and increased blood supply in...

15 THINGS TO NEVER SAY OR ASK A PREGNANT WOMAN

Being pregnant can stir-up a wide range of emotions. Oftentimes during pregnancy, those who are expecting are exposed to ignorant comments and questions that...

5 Pregnancy Safe Stretches

Congratulations on your pregnancy! Now, bring on the back and hip pain. Want to do something about it? Try stretching. For the most part,...

How to Prepare Your Child for a Sibling

Preparing for the arrival of a new baby can be overwhelming and even more so when it isn't your first child. Instead of just...

Softest Crib Sheets for Infants by Petite Vigogne

Getting ready for a new baby is an exciting time  — and also an overwhelming time. There's a long list of supplies...

7 Ways To Get A Restful Night During Pregnancy

  It’s 3am and you're wide awake! Pregnancy insomnia has hit and you're haunted by the words of every parent out there that wants to...

BREASTFEEDING WITH FLAT OR INVERTED NIPPLES

The thought of breastfeeding to pregnant moms always comes with a bit of anxiety and fear of the unknown. That’s why there are so...

14 Essentials for a Positive Labor & Delivery Experience

If you’re in your third trimester, the inevitable is near. Ready or not, the baby (or babies) who have been camping out in your...

Tattoos + Pregnancy: Is It Safe?

  You are experiencing the joys (and the unexpected side effects) of pregnancy and you want a permanent reminder of this beautiful time in your...

Choosing The Best Formula For Your Infant

Though the number of breast feeding mothers is on the rise, it will not always be an option for every family. Thankfully, there are...

Myths About Birth Photography

Just when you thought you’d heard enough about crazy pregnancy and birthing trends (live tweeting your labor, anyone?), someone mentions that they’ve hired a...

5 Books that will have you laughing through pregnancy

Are you currently pregnant, yet find yourself completely turned off from reading informational pregnancy books?  Sometimes, you just want to be able to read...

7 ideas for self-development during pregnancy

Once the early symptoms of pregnancy are over and the second trimester has begun, many expectant mothers start wondering what options of self-development they...

What I Wish Was On My Baby Registry

Photo Credit: With A Red Bird On My Shoulder Books Never would I think a tiny baby would enjoy sitting and reading a book! I was wrong....

Just The Facts on Infant Circumcision

There are so many decisions that modern day parents must make immediately before your infant even leaves the hospital. If you are expecting a...

The Importance Of Maintaining Friendships After Motherhood

It happens to the best of us. You have a baby, or a few babies, and suddenly those girlfriends you used to be so...

Adjusting for Labor: Prenatal Chiropractic Care

  Congratulations, you're pregnant! You've made your first prenatal appointment with your doctor, but have you called your chiropractor? Seeking prenatal chiropractic care is extremely...

Baby Bump and Nursing Style: What You Need to know

Pregnancy is a beautiful magical time. Our bodies show great strength as the grow to accommodate and nurture the tiny human we carry inside...

Affordable Fertility Treatments are Finally Here

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes baby in a baby carriage. Or so the saying goes. But sometimes life just isn't that simple....

Sex After Baby

It's time to start thinking about having sex again. What? That doesn't sounds appealing? Whether it be the fear of pain or your physical...

5 Pregnancy Safe Teas For The Tea Lover

There is nothing more soothing and comforting than sitting down after a long day with a hot cup of tea, or a warm cup...

Tips for Introducing Your Dog to the New Baby

Long before having babies, many people are already parents to their beloved four-legged friend. Are you the proud parent of a fur baby? If...

Postpartum Clothes To Reshape & Shrink Your Belly

The baby’s born and now you have your bulging, yet beautiful, after-birth belly. Most moms have them and most moms don’t want...

How White Noise Can Help You and Your Baby Sleep Better

Sleep. It’s desired by mothers everywhere, yet fought by infants to the nth degree. We joke, almost hysterically, as we navigate our new world...

10 Reasons to Consider Having a Doula at Your Next Birth

  Many mothers have a tough first labor and birth experience. Sometimes our dreams of a certain birth experience fade as something completely different happens...

Embrace Your Belly with Maternity Swimwear from Ingrid & Isabel

Pregnancy is a time to celebrate your growing belly rather than trying to hide it. If you'll be pregnant during the summer months, a...

Unique Newborn Mementos

Your nursery is complete, and your new little bundle is finally here! The joy of becoming a parent for the first, second or fifth...

6 ESSENTIALS WHEN EXPECTING A SUMMER BABY

Summer is a time for outings to the park, beach, and getting together with friends for backyard barbeques. This means constantly being on the...

Pampering With Puffy: The Best Mattress for Pregnancy

Pregnancy brings back pain, side aches, and pelvic pressure, not to mention the constant tossing and turning you do just to get...