There are certain aspects of pregnancy that are pretty fun. Some mothers love the extra attention and feel sexy and bold while pregnant, and the experience offers some perks. However, the dark side is full of nausea, back pain, and awful mood swings. This article from the Baby Center shares the things mothers wish others […]
When you become pregnant, you embark on a new journey. Your future will soon be full of diapers and scattered sleep and you might have an idea of what to expect, but your life starts changing now. Take comfort in knowing you’re far from alone. These common pregnancy “symptoms” are shared by most expectant mothers!
When you’re nearing the end of your pregnancy, certain rules no longer apply to you. People will look at you, realize you’re pregnant, and shrug their shoulders if they see you wearing flip flops in anything less than 70 degree weather or stuffing your face at the mall food court. Enjoy it while you can!
When you’re pregnant you’re faced with all kinds of new challenges, one of which being, “what the heck am I going to wear?” If you want to wear stylish clothes that won’t cost too much money, check out this post from the Baby Center for tips on how to dress as your baby bump grows. […]
There shouldn’t be shame associated with any mental illness, but when you’re suffering from one the feeling can be overwhelming. You may wonder why or how it could happen to you, cursing the world for losing control of your emotions, but you’re far from alone. Postpartum depression affects many mothers, and accepting that you have it is the first stage in overcoming it.
Morning sickness is probably the least fun thing about having a baby (okay, maybe second to childbirth). About half of all pregnant women suffer from the condition, but mom Beth Robinson experienced not only unrelenting nausea, but strong early contractions as well! She gives some tips for dealing with both issues in her post at […]
When you’re pregnant you are riding an emotional and physical roller-coaster. Valentine’s Day is a day typically devoted to romantic love, but you might not be in the most passionate of moods if you’re heavy with child. These valentines from the Pregnant Chicken are the perfect way to show a pregnant woman how awesome and […]
When you grow a baby inside you, your body changes. Getting your body back to the way it was before childbirth may or may not be possible. Stretchmarks fade, but they never fully disappear, and that has some women disgusted with their bodies. Stop beating yourself up – you can feel beautiful again!
If you’re a large-chested lady, finding regular bras can be difficult, let alone nursing bras! Lucky for you this post at the Pregnant Chicken has a fantastic list of a variety of companies that cater to women of ample proportions. Many of the bras are also stylish and pretty, though function and comfort obviously take […]
Pregnancy addiction is an interesting concept. Some mothers are overwhelmed with one child and can’t imagine having three or four (or more), while other mothers love having babies and enjoy the benefits of a large family despite the hardships. But can a woman be addicted to having children?