Category Archives: Pregnancy

What to expect when you’re pregnant. Advice, experiences, products to help you through the process.

What Every Pregnant Women Should Know About The Zika Virus

Whether you’re trying to conceive or are already pregnant, it is important to know about the Zika virus. This mosquito borne virus has spread to dozens of countries (including the United States), and can cause devastating effects for both pregnant women and their babies. As with any virus, one o ...

5 Foods To Increase Chances of Pregnancy

  Rubbing a pregnant woman’s belly, sitting in a chair after a pregnant person; there are plenty of old wives’ tales on things you should do while trying to conceive. Despite the various crazy things your family members may suggest, there is something very easy you can do to help incr ...

Embarrassing Questions We Have To Ask Your OBGYN

Pregnancy is a combination of some of the weirdest, craziest and awesome experiences you’ll ever feel in your life. I’m sure you’ve heard some of the scary stuff too, and that’s why it’s important to know what questions you should ask your next doctors appointment. ...

Make The Most of Maternity Leave

Get organized early. When you’re at work, it’s important to discuss with your boss about how you can ease your transition when you leave. You may be asked to get a replacement that you can hire, and train temporarily, so that your job will be covered when you leave. It’s important to tie up loose ends ...

4 Myths of Pregnancy

You’ve taken the test and it turns out it is positive. You are over the moon, because the answer to your prayers is there in that little test, you are pregnant. But now the anxieties begin. There are so many myths of pregnancy it can be hard to separate the truth from the old wives tales. Can I ...
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5 Secrets to Babymoon Success!

There are many perks being pregnant, but there’s nothing like the babymoon. If you already have children, the challenge is finding child care so you’re able to leave. Here are some of the top strategies in making your babymoon the best one you’ll ever have. 1. Make the trip stress-free, so don’t plan ...

Your Morning Sickness Survival List

There’s nothing worse than being pregnant and feeling sick. Morning sickness can affect the best of us, but it’s really about eating the right foods even when nothing sounds good. Here are some ideas of what to have stocked around the house so you can just grab the goodies and go. Natural Saltines Sal ...

Tips For Talking To Your Teen About Her Period

Experts say that an average girl will get her first period around the age of 12, but some girls experience their this much earlier. If your daughter is getting older you may want to have this conversation with her before she starts noticing changes in her body. Here are some tips on how to talk to you ...

The Things Couples Should Do Before Getting Pregnant

1. Sleep in Most women think the hard part comes after baby is born, but a lot of women find out it’s hard to sleep even during pregnancy. You may want to start stocking up some zzz’s before getting pregnant. Sleep in whenever you can and take naps during the day with your husband. ...
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Nestle To Improve Maternity Leave Benefits

The corporate world has finally come around to the idea of generously taking care of their workers in more than one way. Nestlé has announced plans to expand all maternity leave benefits for their workers. This means that all workers globally will have an expansion if they choose of maternity leave be ...