Things New Moms Often Feel Guilty About

Things New Moms Often Feel Guilty About Surveys suggest that feelings of guilt are inescapable for new mothers. Nearly all moms experience guilty pangs at some level for a variety of reasons. Some are chagrined about the time they’re spending (or not spending) with their little ones. Others regret having yelled at their kids. Still others feel ashamed for lacking the budget to provide their babies with certain amenities. These...

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Where do those Pregnancy pounds go?

Where do those pregnancy pounds go? I know were all those extra pounds went while I was pregnant… straight to my butt. And I didn’t just gain 30 lbs nor did I leave the hospital with only a 15 lb total excess weight.. Have a look at where the weight was suppose to go… PS:  Is it just me … or do you want to smack the chipper lady in this video too. How Much will you Gain During...

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Avoiding those Morning Sickness Blues

Avoiding those morning sickness blues… I consider myself doubly blessed… I never experienced one episode of morning sickness And I had a Cesarean section and never experienced one single labor pain during my pregnancy. But.. Don’t hate me… I did have a very high risk pregnancy and spent most of those nine months on bed rest.. Yep… Nine months of laying around, having my pillows fluffed, reading, watching...

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Caring For Your Baby When Everyone Is Giving You Advice
Mar24

Caring For Your Baby When Everyone Is Giving You Advice

Caring For Your Baby When Everyone Is Giving You Advice From the moment you bring your newborn home from the hospital, well-meaning people in your life will happily – even urgently – offer advice to you. At first, it seems helpful and you’ll be glad to have it. But, it can quickly become frustrating as your mother-in-law, sister, and cousins relentless try to help. The wrong approach can leave hurt feelings and...

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Are you giving your unborn child the coffee jitters?
Mar21

Are you giving your unborn child the coffee jitters?

Are you giving your unborn child the coffee jitters? I love my coffee and don’t know what I would do without it on a cold morning, but can drinking coffee during pregnancy harm your baby? Most experts agree…. Caffeine does cross the placenta and can effect your babies heart rate. So does that mean you have to give up on your morning coffee and all those caffeinated sodas? Watch this short video to discover how you can...

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Pregnancy and Anemia
Mar20

Pregnancy and Anemia

Pregnancy and Anemia Even if you have never shown signs of Anemia in the past, Anemia can become a problem during pregnancy causing you to become overly tired. Getting plenty of iron in your diet through things like red meats and spinach can help to prevent anemia during pregnancy. Taking iron with Vitamin C will help your body absorb the iron. Anemia and...

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