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The Hottest Baby Names Of 2015

Popular Baby Names (and Their Meanings) for 2015 Choosing the right name for your new baby can be really tough.  If you are struggling you might want to consider one of the top ten names for your child.  If you can not find one you love in this list you can check out the other most popular names here. ...

Blind Woman Sees Her Newborn With New eSight Glasses

Just like any other pregnant soon to be mom, Kathy Beitz was anxious for the moment she would get to see her newborn child for the first time. However, unlike you or I, Kathy had to figure out how she would see her newborn’s first moments in the world. Why you ask?  Because Kathy has been legall ...

Strange But True Facts About Birth

Women have been giving birth since the beginning of time. However, what is deemed the “correct” method has definitely changed throughout the years. Fortunately for me, times have changed and society knows more about birthing complications. Otherwise, my mother probably never would have had ...

5 Tips Every Woman Should Know About C-Sections

In most cases, cesarean sections (c-sections) are not typically planned. You generally won’t find out you need to have one until either shortly before you deliver or during an emergency situation. Recently, a friend of mine had to have an emergency c-section and I realized just how much the trau ...
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Strange But Amazing Facts About Newborn Babies

Pregnancy may be a memorable time, but the newborn you give birth to is the real miracle. From their tiny little hands to their tiny little feet, as a mother I know every child is perfect to their parents. Although we tend to concentrate on how our child will grow when they’re first born, we hav ...
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5 Of The Freakiest Facts About Pregnancies

Every year, science teaches us more and more about pregnancy. Sometimes, even changing things we once thought were true. Unfortunately, not everything about pregnancy is written in one book. You pick up things along the way and sometimes the information can surprise you, such as these 5 freaky facts a ...

Avoiding House Guests After A Recent Birth

Once you give birth to your baby, it seems like everyone wants to stop by. Unfortunately, not everyone is a big help with newborns. As a new parent, guests can either be helpful or stressful. Despite whether or not they would like a little space, new parents tend to give in to family and friends visit ...

8 Things I Wish I Had Known: Wisdom For New Moms

The first year of experiencing motherhood is jam packed with surprises, joy, tears, and more than a few sleepless nights. Everyone has an opinion for you, and it can be scary. Whether you’re showing a brave front or ready for motherhood to begin, here are eight tips of wisdom for new moms everyw ...

4 Sleeping Issues to Avoid with Your Newborn

During the newborn stage, it’s easy to allow some common practices to be used just to obtain a few more minutes of sleep or quiet time. However, by allowing these practices you are only setting yourself up for sleeping issues with your child. Avoid these common traps by preventing these sleeping ...

3 Essential Oils that Will Change Your Parenting World

I will admit that I was not always as much of a natural parent as I am today.  I have friends who are much more natural than I am still but I like to consider myself a conscious parent.  I do not choose extra immunizations or unnecessary medications.  I try to avoid having them take anything that is n ...