Motherhood

Natural Birth

How to Have a Successful Natural Birth

Natural birth has many benefits for the mother and child. Pain medications can slow down contractions and lead to longer labors, which can also have a domino-effect, causing further medical interventions.

Postpartum Wardrobe

Your Postpartum Wardrobe: When to Buy New Clothes?

So you’ve given birth and it’s time to get back into your regular clothes. But when should you buy new clothes?

Posterior Labors

Posterior Labors – My Baby Is a Pain in the Back!

While many women hear stories of posterior labors, they often don’t realize that a lot of the little aches and pains of late pregnancy can also be a sign of a posterior-positioned baby. Now, this doesn’t mean anything is wrong with your baby or you, but in this lovely dance called pregnancy, one partner is sort of stepping on the other partner’s toes. They don’t mean to hurt you. It’s getting tight in there, and they are looking for the position with the most room.

Your Birth Plan

Quick Tips for Writing Your Birth Plan

A birth plan is a document that tells your medical team your preferences for such things as how to manage labor pain. Of course, you can’t control every aspect of labor and delivery, and you’ll need to stay flexible in case something comes up that requires your birth team to depart from your plan.

Last Weeks Of Pregnancy

6 Ways To Stay Sane During The Last Weeks Of Pregnancy

’m the type of person who really believes that, in most cases, babies come when they are ready and that every day inside the womb is important and helpful for fetal development.

10 THINGS ALL MEN SHOULD KNOW ABOUT PREGNANCY

10 THINGS ALL MEN SHOULD KNOW ABOUT PREGNANCY

I went on every blog and mommy website and asked a million questions to all my friends with kids. Yet, nothing really told my husband the honest truth about my pregnancy.

Milky Oatmeal Bath to Help Eczema

Our baby wakes up itching like crazy because of her eczema! Last night, she woke up about a dozen times thanks to her itchy scalp and eyes. I feel SO bad…

My Experience Consuming Caffeine During Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

I did not consume any caffeine when I was pregnant with my first child. I cut out all caffeinated coffee, tea, and pop for the entire duration of my pregnancy. I…

Even Coffee Can’t Help Days Like These!

Here is the run down of how this oh-so-not-sunny day began for Miss Wonderful Me. What’s a mama supposed to do? 12:00AM– Baby Fox decided he needed a midnight feeding to officially…

My New Mom Planner

Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial. Did you use planners during your school years? I most certainly did. I always looked for an excuse to write…