Pregnancy

Baby girl names | baby girl names that start with a
If you are like me then you like names that start with a certain letter! My favorite is A, B, J, and M. Coming up with a name for your little girl is HARD! At least it was for us. You don't want to name your precious little one the name of someone you had bad dealings with, or...
Pregnancy | how to save for a baby
welcoming a new addition to the family requires a lot of preparation. One of the most important ways to prepare is to set money aside for all of the inevitable purchases. There are many ways to set money aside and ensure that you are prepared financially for the new arrival! I have put together 6 ways you can start saving...
congratulations! You just found out you are having a boy. Now you are tasked with making a list of the baby boy names that you like. Are you going to go with a more traditional name or non-traditional name? Here is a list of the top 50 unique baby boy names that you might have missed! Before my husband and...
back pain during pregnancy | how to relieve back pain
There it is again, the annoying back pain. From getting the baby nursery ready, the hospital bags packed and getting everything prepared for your baby the lower back pain can become even more painful. As your tummy and little one continues to grow, your body is dealing with the stress and demands of the excess weight. Back pain is often what kept...
when it comes down to picking a baby name for your baby you want to make sure you are picking a name that fits them, a name that you haven't had bad dealings with, and one that fits both baby and adulthood. A lot may be riding on this since this name is going to with your child forever! Finding...
newborn must have | newborn
getting the essentials for your newborn are important. Figuring out what you need is not easy especially if you are a first-time mom. There are so many kits, tools, and baby gear out there that finding the right one for you and your baby is tricky. Starting with the basic is simple. Look on Pinterest or make a list of everything that...
morning sickness | morning sickness remedies | Dealing with morning sickness
morning sickness is very tough to have. Count yourself lucky if you only have morning sickness during the first trimester. Any women who have dealt with it knows it is rough. Morning sickness does not necessarily happen in the mornings which can through you out of your normal routine. Some women have morning sickness through the entire pregnancy, which is really...
laboring at home | Labor | Labor Pains
If you are planning on taking a birthing class or have taken one already a very common question that is asked is “How to manage labor pains at home.” This is a very good question for those who don’t want to rush to the hospital right away. I endured 36 hours of labor and I tell you what. It was...
second trimester checklist | 2nd trimester | pregnancy checklist
Guess what?! Your belly is growing, and your life is about to change in just a few months and it’s time to get prepared. Right about now maternity clothing is entering the picture, as well as getting some shopping done for your baby before you’re too tired and don’t want to spend much time in the stores shopping. I have put together some second-trimester...
Breastfeeding is amongst some of the challenges of being a new mom, breastfeeding for the first time and coping with the new changes of having a baby. It is always nice to find breastfeeding tips for new mothers. Because just like anything you start that is new to you the more you do it the less overwhelming it becomes. Breastfeeding...