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Summer traveling is what most of us look forward to all year long and when you have a bun in the oven it can make the experience a little more stressful. 

Just because you're pregnant doesn't mean traveling is off limits. Usually you'll just need to take your adventures at a slower pace with some extra precautions thrown in the mix to keep your vacation as safe and comfortable as possible for you and your baby to be. 

Beating the...Read more


As temperatures break the 90s, there's no denying that summer is definitely here to stay.

If you've got a bun in the oven, you might feel like you're in the oven yourself as it becomes more difficult to stay comfortable. Being pregnant in the summer isn't for the faint of heart, but when you take some precautions it can definitely be a little easier to keep your cool.

Aside from the discomfort of being super...Read more


Summer is about to turn up the heat and some of the hot summer days are completely unforgiving. 

While a hot summer day is uncomfortable for us, it is even more unbearable and even dangerous for your new baby. If your baby is making their grand enterance just in time for summer vacations, sun and heat safety for your newborn is important to brush up on before...Read more


Cirque de Supermom; the juggling act of newborn and toddler care with effortless ease. 

As graceful as you might be settling into round two of motherhood, you only have one set of hands. You'll probably have daily reminders of how you only have one set of hands on deck when "juggling your baby and toddler" becomes more literal than you thought. 

Preparing your older child for their sibling's big arrival beforehand can help set...Read more


"Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children... Now I have six children and no theories."    

-John Wilmot 

 

One of the most beautiful things about parenting is the way every parent has their own style and unique way of raising their little ones. From the...Read more


Labor and birth is so beautifully unique, no two women labor in exactly the same way.

While most labor experiences are expected to be anywhere from 6 to 12 hours, many women experience labor and delivery in what seems like the blink of an eye. 

Wait a second...isn't a speedy labor and delivery what I want?

Well sort of! A swift and healthy labor and delivery is always the goal, however proceeding through the...Read more


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