In-laws have often gotten a bad rap, even though there are many great in-law relationships – though in this situation of trying to dominate all gift selections we could call them outlaws!
A babymoon is a much needed rest and rejuvenation before we enter into the first few weeks of diaper duty and sleepless nights.
Swimming is a great way to get some fun exercise while expecting! Not only is it a great low impact workout, its a wonderful way to feel some weightlessness and give your muscles a break.
While expecting, as with everything – moderation is the key. When expecting, your skin is extra sensitive to the sun and the ultraviolet rays – so less is more.
For some expectant moms, movies are a wonderful way to get a preview of the big day! For some other moms, books may ease their worries and help prepare them for the birth of their little ones.
One of the biggest mysteries for an expectant mom is what does a contraction feel like? What is a Braxton Hicks contraction? A Braxton Hicks contraction is considered “false labor” as they are preparation for the real deal.
As our babies and our bodies grow, keeping ourselves comfortable becomes a bit more challenging. Some expectant moms have found that it helps to position themselves against a firm surface – whether it be having your bed against a wall, sleeping on the living room sofa some nights using the firm back for support, or some expectant moms have had their hubbies participate having them sleep on their side for them to gently rest on!
Choosing a pediatrician doesn’t have to be stressful. A great place to begin is looking at the practices that are nearby your home, as the first few months of your little one’s grand arrival will be frequent with trips for check-ups and vaccines.