Maternity Workouts

Being pregnant doesn’t mean you have to stop your workout regime.  Obstetricians agree that staying active during your pregnancy are both great for you and your baby. You’ll have more confidence, experience less back pain, and bounce back to your pre-baby body quicker! Here are a few exercises you can do to keep your body…

Creative Pregnancy Announcements

Your pregnancy announcement is your time to finally shout it from the rooftops that you’re expecting.  A simple phone call just won’t do anymore.  Here are some creative ideas to announce your pregnancy… This faux movie poster is my favorite announcement!  It’s a spoof from the “Knocked Up” movie poster that you’ll laugh about for…

Maternity Jeans

Finding the right pair of maternity jeans can take time.  So many decisions to make like full panel or side panel?  Dark panel or light panel? Size up or current size?  Here are some favorites that you’ll be able to wear for a while during your pregnancy and get some use out of. Affordable skinny…

Tea During Pregnancy

The benefits of natural tea are numerous including bone protection, weight loss, skin detoxing and more.  But which teas are best to drink during pregnancy?  Some have caffeine which will raise your heart rate and blood pressure.  Some teas like black tea,  are diuretics which will have you going to the restroom more than you…

Baby Shower Foods

Hosting a baby shower and need some food ideas?  Look no further! Since baby showers are frequently held in the afternoon, you can have fun with light snacks without breaking your budget.  Creativity is the key! This is one of my favorites!  Fresh fruit is always a hit and who doesn’t love it in the…

Top Fruits During Pregnancy

You may already know that nuts, eggs, bell peppers and many other veggies are beneficial to pregnant women.  But did you know that there are so many fruits that also help mama and baby?  Here are a few of our favorites: Avocado – It’s a fruit!  It’s also very high in folic acid which is…

Best Baby Shower Gifts

Your baby shower is a celebration of your pregnancy but it’s also the perfect time to get started on baby gear.  Even though those tiny newborn clothes are adorable, here are some ideas of functional items that the mom to be will love!   The PregEgg – Type in your due date and count down…

Top Baby Names of 2016

Choosing a name for your baby can be fun, exciting and stressful.  The pressure to choose a name that’s distinctive enough to set a child apart, that says something about your family history or culture or worldview, but that won’t subject the child to being teased or ostracized, drives some parents to crazy lengths.  Parenting.com…