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What Your Pregnancy Cravings Mean


Cravings are a normal part of pregnancy, there’s no way around it. Luckily, in most cases, they’re not harmful, even if they are weird. One mom told us she was a vegetarian, but as soon as she got pregnant, she craved red meat—which she never had before. Another craved peanut butter and pickle sandwiches! While many disagree—right now there is no scientific data to suggest...


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Soy Formula vs. Milk Formula


At this point, it is common knowledge that breast feeding is better for your baby than formula. But sometimes, breast feeding simply isn’t an option. Soy and milk based formulas are currently the most popular. Typically, soy formula is used when the baby has a sensitivity or allergy to dairy or the parents adhere to a vegan diet and extend it to their child. However, many health conscious pa...


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What To Expect During Your First Prenatal Check-Up


   Why is it important to get prenatal care? Prenatal care and frequent visits to your practitioner are important to help ensure the welfare of you and your baby. Each visit, you will be able to follow the progress of your baby’s development, make sure everything is going smoothly, and ask any questions you may have. Prenatal check-ups are not only about your medical care, althou...


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Dressing Your Baby Bump on a Budget


     Spending money on maternity clothes that you will only fit for a few months can be frustrating, especially when you’re already on a budget and still have lots of baby supplies to buy. With so much on your plate, you shouldn’t have to stress out about finding something to wear. Here are some great ways to find maternity clothes that won’t break your bank.Soci...


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Tricks For Making Your Leftover Treats Disappear


Not sure what to do with all of that leftover Halloween candy? Running out of cupboard space? We have listed and linked some of the best ways to put your leftover Halloween candy to good use!   Recipes: Kit-Kat S’mores Bars from Very Culinary Milky Way Caramel Apple Dip from Tatertots & Jello Twix Caramel Popcorn from Two Peas & Their Pod Candy Bar Crusher Cookies fr...


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Pregnant Pumpkins


If you’re expecting, and looking for ideas on how to carve or decorate your pumpkins, look no further! We have rounded up some of the funniest, and cutest, ways to show off your pregnancy this Halloween. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15.   For more pumpkin carving and decorating ideas check out the links below!   htt...


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Have a Hack-y Halloween with These Tricks


Halloween doesn’t have to break your bank or your spirit! Try these frighteningly fun and easy Halloween hacks for a bewitching hallows-eve.Thrift Store CostumeTo find a great costume without the not-so-great price, visit your local thrift store. Source: BabyCenter.com Floating Ghost HandSimply fill a glove with water and freeze. Float in bowl of blood red punch and serve. Source: Princes...


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Newly Married, Pregnant, and 20 years old


Imagine… You are 20 years old, in a relatively new relationship, and life is good. You are finally with a guy who treats you right. A guy who you could picture spending the rest of you life with. Maybe even have babies with one day. But what if that one day, was today? Meet Kristan. Questions 1: How far along are you? Kristan: I am 28 weeks pregnant with my first child. Question 2: When...


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Poll Of The Day


  What are your plans this Halloween? Trick-or-Treating with your kids.   Going to a party.   Having your own party.   Stay home and pass out candy.   I don't participate in Halloween festivities.   Other.     pollcode.com free polls ...


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9 Easy and Affordable Crafts To Do With Your Child This Halloween


Halloween does not only have to be about costumes and candy. Here are nine easy and affordable crafts to do with your child this Halloween.   1) Trick-or-Treat Smell my Feet 2) Masking Tape Mummy 3) Handy Dandy Spider and Ghost 4) Box Monsters 5) Plateful Kitty 6) Fallen Spirits 7) Paper Mosaic Pumpkin 8) A Couple of Spiders 9) Toilet Trouble For more Halloween cr...


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