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Tackling Your Baby Shopping List Before Delivery

You would need to get prepared for the coming of your new family member. There is a lot to think about and you might want to know where to start. Also, keep in mind that you will receive lots of gifts and that it won’t be useful to have some items in double. Let’s do …

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8 signs you are pregnant: Do you know them?

Am I pregnant?

Am I Pregnant? How can you be sure? Pregnancy symptoms might be different, feels different and occurs at different times form a woman to another. Some women don’t even feel anything. Early pregnancy symptoms are felt in general 10 days after ovulation and tend to decrease after the first trimester. The combination of menstruating symptoms, high …

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9 Tips to help you conveive

Tips On Getting Pregnant

Trying to get pregnant can be an overwhelming process that triggers feelings of sadness, anger, guilt and frustration. The following tips can help you cope with these emotions and increase your odds of getting pregnant. Tips on getting pregnant Stop birth control pills It might seem obvious, but it’s the first thing to do as …

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What causes nosebleeds during pregnancy? Find out the super simple reason behind your nose's revolt against you & how you can prevent it!

The Surprisingly Simple Reason Behind Nosebleeds During Pregnancy

As if your body isn’t already doing enough weird stuff, now you’re dealing with new or increased nosebleeds during pregnancy. What on earth is up with that? Why would our bodies do such a crazy and scary thing to us when we’re already on an emotional and physical rollercoaster? Let’s find out!   When I …

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Looking for summer tips for a no-sweat pregnancy? Check out 6 of our favorite hacks to keep you cool while your belly swells!

6 No-Sweat Summer Pregnancy Hacks

Being pregnant is an amazing and wonderful experience.  But let’s be honest, being pregnant in the summer can be uncomfortable as the heat and humidity rise, especially the further along you are in your pregnancy.  Read on to find some great pregnancy hacks to surviving the summer heat while your baby bump grows, to help you …

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Looking for the best week by week pregnancy books so you can keep up with what's happening with your growing baby? Check out our favorites!

5 Best Week by Week Pregnancy Books

There are so many different pregnancy books out there to choose from. As a mom, I can’t tell you how much I enjoyed reading the week by week format books, with updates of all the changes happening both to the baby and to my own body. As an expectant mother, it’s only natural to want …

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Check out our picks for 5 of the most beautiful pregnancy journal books & start capturing your favorite memories in words!

Five Of The Best Pregnancy Journal Books

Keeping a pregnancy journal is such a fun way to keep track of everything related to your growing baby: from the moment you find out; to weekly weigh-ins; and everything in between.  Keeping track of your emotions throughout your pregnancy can also be a great way of dealing with some of the anxiety that goes …

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5 Ways You Can Pamper Yourself While Pregnant

Some days being pregnant is hard, I know I have been there twice and I have found you 5 ways you can pamper yourself while pregnant!  Your body is not yours at the moment; all the nutrients you take in, they go to your baby first.  All of your energy, it goes into growing your …

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10 Unusual Foods You Might Crave While Pregnant

10 Unusual Foods You Might Crave While Pregnant

Have you ever thought about how odd some pregnancy food cravings are? For some reason when you are with child, some combinations just seem so good! But as soon as that bundle of joy makes his appearance, you go right back to thinking, ‘who would eat that?!’ I took the liberty of gathering ten bizarre …

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One of our mommy readers recently asked,

Do I Have to Stop Breastfeeding Now that I am Pregnant Again?

Recently one of our mommy readers wrote to us with this question, ‘I am pregnant, do I have to stop breastfeeding?’  My immediate reaction is no, of course not!  However, I thought there might be some medical reasons as to why someone might have to.  So I delved a little deeper into finding her an …

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Is It Safe to Get A Back Massage While Pregnant?

Is it safe to get a back massage while pregnant?  The answer, for the most part, is yes!  I will wait while you do a little pregnant, happy dance.  With the disclaimer that you need to consult your doctor to be sure.  You might be thinking ‘But I have to lay on my pregnant belly!’ …

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Pregnancy Announcement You Can Eat

5 Fun Pregnancy Announcements You Can Eat

When you find out you are expecting you want to make your announcement special, and these are 5 Fun Pregnancy Announcements You Can Eat!  Making this exciting time in your life even more spectacular is easy when you celebrate and share your good news with a fun treat that everyone will enjoy.  From cookies to …

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Safe Cleaning Products To Use While Pregnant

People have many suggestions for pregnant women once they find out they are expecting.  One of the most openly given advice is  regarding safe cleaning products to use while pregnant.  Most cleaning products are safe to use while pregnant.  Just remember to use in a well ventilated area and do not mix chemicals.  One cleaning …

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Tips to beat the heat while pregnant

Cool Tips to Beat the Summer Heat While Pregnant

These cool tips to beat the summer heat while pregnant contain affiliate links. We only recommend products that we love. Pregnancy can be such an amazing, exciting time. Your baby delights you with kicks and hiccups, and you’ve got that pregnant glow. But it’s starting to get hot out there. Is your baby due late …

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Pregnant women more likely to have serious car accidents

Pregnant Women at Higher Risk of Serious Car Accidents

A surprising new Canadian study, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, has found that pregnant women are at higher risk of serious car accidents, especially early in their second trimester. So what are the details and what can pregnant women do to protect themselves? Should pregnant women stay out of the driver’s seat? Pregnant …

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How to dress when pregnant : Second trimester

How to Dress When Pregnant in the Second trimester: It’s all about transitional clothing! Deciding how to dress when pregnant, especially during the second trimester, can be a challenge. By the end of the first trimester, your belly popped out and your refurbished clothes do not do the job anymore. But it is a bit …

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How to dress when pregnant : Third trimester

Up until now, you may have been able to get away with wearing “regular” clothes for the most part. Perhaps you had to go up a size or two, but you likely weren’t spending too much time in the maternity section. Now, though, when thinking about how to dress when pregnant in the third trimester, …

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Your Ultimate Guide for Planning Baby Showers

Baby showers are a great opportunity to honor your friend, family member, or colleague who is an expectant mother! At a typical baby shower there will be food, games, and activities. There are a lot of decisions to be made and things to keep track of when planning baby showers! The good thing is that …

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Signs of Labor

Signs of labor: How do you know that baby is coming

You prepared the baby’s room, your hospital bag checklist. You probably started your maternity leave and you are waiting impatiently for your baby. But how can you tell that you are in active labor? What are the signs of labor? Every woman’s labor is unique. Understanding the typical signs of labor can help you know …

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Should you consider birthing classes?

Should you consider birthing classes?

Studies proved that stress increases the risk of complications when giving birth. Being informed helps controlling emotions and being supported lowers the levels of stress. Women that had emotional, tangible and informational support tend to be in a good mental and physical health around the time of childbirth. The lack of information and the need for …

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