Category: Latest

Baby Care Latest

Your Baby Will Love These 7 Simple Activities

When you’re getting ready to have a baby, you might be a little concerned about what in the world you’re going to do at home all day long with her. In reality, chances are, you won’t be bored at all during those first few weeks. Having a newborn is a …
Latest

Baby’s First Christmas Gift Ideas

It’s tough to come up with your baby’s first Christmas gift ideas. When they are this little, they really have no idea what Christmas is or that they’re supposed to get gifts! They aren’t old enough to have any special interests or be able to ask for what they want.  …
Latest

Membrane Sweeps: Are They Effective?

If you’re 38, 39, or 40 weeks pregnant, you are probably desperate to get that baby out. In those later appointments, your doctor might ask you if you’d like to have a membrane sweep done to encourage labor to start. I had never heard of a membrane sweep before I …
Feeding Your Baby Latest

What To Do When Breastfeeding Hurts

The time you spend breastfeeding should be a sweet time to bond with your baby and a time to get to know her better. You should be sniffing her hair and lovingly gazing into each other’s eyes. It should be something you look forward to. Breastfeeding definitely shouldn’t hurt! Unfortunately, …
Birth Latest Self-Care

19 Simple Ways to Prepare for Birth

When you’re pregnant, especially for the first time, it can be scary to think about labor. You wonder what it will be like, how much it will hurt, and if you’ll be able to have the birth that you want.  The more you prepare for birth, the less nervous you’ll …