Pregnancy

Whether you're a first-time mom or pregnant with your third baby, we help you to navigate from week one to birth! Don't miss any important pregnancy tips along the way.

birth plan

Making a Birth Plan

At one of my regular OB-GYN visits late in pregnancy, my doctor inquired about my birth plan. Uh... My plan was to trust that...

Dear NICU Nurse, Thank You Will Never Be Enough

This post was sponsored by Huggies. Often, nurses are equated to angels. They serve us in our most desperate times, at all hours of the...
Exercise during pregnancy

Working Out Through A Pregnancy

I need to start off by saying I'm not looking for head pats. I'm certainly not the only woman who's worked out throughout my...
pea in the pod tank

Eight Maternity Bathing Suits

Ah, maternity bathing suits. They are, quite possibly, the bane of my existence. They are rarely flattering, difficult to put on (and take off),...
pea in the pod

8 Casual Summer Maternity Dresses

What is it with maternity clothes? I already feel like a giant whale, so why do many clothes seem to go out of their...
morning sickness

How To Survive Morning Sickness When You Have Other Kids

**I'd like to begin this post with an obvious disclaimer. As we know, all pregnancies are different and each mother has their own limits...

Pregnancy Bump Issues We All Face

We absolutely love this hilarious video from Broughington showing us what pregnant mamas all face: from difficulty sleeping, to food dropping all over it,...

10 Costume Ideas for Pregnant Ladies

Halloween is coming up (where did September go??) and if you’re pregnant, this is a great opportunity to have some fun with that bump...

Depression During Pregnancy: Unspoken Pain

It was a random night in the winter of 2008. I was conducting tear-soaked web searches for “depression during pregnancy,” because Antepartum Depression was...
Magic Sleepsuit

Baby Merlin Magic Sleepsuit Review

Have you heard of the Baby Merlin Magic Sleepsuit? To be honest, I had only heard mumblings of it in mom groups and in...

9 (Not-Awkward) Baby Shower Games

Baby showers! What a fun time to celebrate with the mom-to-be or—hello, 2016—the parents-to be! Except when it’s not fun. Like when it’s game...
Enfamil Enspire

Enfamil® Enspire™: Narrowing the Gap between Breast Milk and Formula

I received product and compensation from Mead Johnson Nutrition to create this post written by me. All experiences and opinions expressed in this post...