pregnancy facts
29 Sep 2014

7 Things Your Momma Won’t Tell You about Being Pregnant

  Being pregnant is, without a doubt, a beautiful thing. When you really put things into perspective, the thought that a human body can create a living breathing being from one tiny little cell (two in my case!) is downright miraculous. I was pregnant one time; and I gave birth

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tied knot 2
07 Jul 2014

‘Cut, Tied, and Burned’ – One Mom’s Personal Reflections On Getting Her Tubes Tied

  I can’t have any more children. Now I may get some negative comments for this post, but hey – I’m all about creating a dialogue. So again… I can’t have any more children. No, I didn’t have cysts, or cancer, or any other unfortunate physical ailment. I had my

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19 May 2014

The Art of Packing the Perfect Diaper Bag

If you’re a new mom, or even a part time child care provider, you know that packing a diaper bag for a baby is an art form. Extreme organization skills and a touch of OCD and ESP are necessary to create the perfect balance of absolute essentials and “just in

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strange pregnancy facts
15 Apr 2014

13 Super Strange Facts About Pregnancy That You Probably Didn’t Know

  Being pregnant and having my twins was a beautiful experience. I’ll never forget the bond that I had with them right from the start. During those nine months of pregnancy we were literally and proverbially connected. It was fantastic. It was spiritual; and it’s a feeling that I think

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22 Jan 2014

Newly Pregnant? Trying to Conceive? Here are 4 Things You Should Change About Your Diet Right Now

  Winter is one of the best and most common time of year for women to get pregnant. When you think about it, it makes complete sense. Why leave the house to go out in sub-zero temperatures when you can grab a steamy cup of spiked hot chocolate and get

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15 Jan 2014

Popular Baby Names for 2014 – The Predictions May Surprise You

  Choosing a baby name is serious business in America. Where in some countries you have to select a name from a specific roster, in the US, the sky is the limit. (Hm. “Sky”. I like that name.) With name suggestions coming from coworkers, neighbors, family, and friends it can

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Sex and the baby years
18 Sep 2013

The 3 Biggest Things No One Ever Told You About Sex After Baby(s)

  The six weeks are finally up, and the doctor has given you the thumbs up to do the dirty with your husband once again. Unfortunately Dorothy, you’re not in Kansas anymore. This new world is full of baby vomit, sore boobs, and pootchy bellies. Gone are the impromptu love

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27 Aug 2013

Headed Off to Do Your Baby Registry? Here are 5 Not-So-Apparent Registry Tips That You Definitely Need to Know

  o you’re pregnant. Your friends and family finally know and they are absolutely ecstatic about the soon-to-be addition to the circle. You’re glowing and feeling good; and even better? It’s time to head to your favorite baby-junk retailer and start registering for all of the cool baby items you’ve

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26 Apr 2013

7 Awesome Tips to Help You Create a Soothing, Transitional Nursery for Your New Baby

  Believe it or not, the first few months of a baby’s life are spent sleeping, and how you decorate his or her nursery can have a big impact on the quality and quantity of the sleep that they get. But you don’t want to decorate only to find yourself

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15 Oct 2012

What to Wear When You’re Dressing for Two

You’re pregnant, congratulations! Now that that’s out of the way, let’s get down to the heart of the article: what to wear while pregnant. Not only are you eating for two, but you’re soon going to be dressing for two. If you don’t want to look like a circus tent,

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weird pregnancy facts
17 Sep 2012

Pregnant? Here Are MORE Weird Facts No One Tells You About

woman’s body is marvelously complex and pregnancy is a truly beautiful experience for the mother-to-be. That said, there are a lot of things that happen to your body when you’re pregnant that people tend to omit while their hands gingerly caress your swollen belly oohing and aahing over what they’re

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