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I miss y'all!

Hiiii (: I miss y'all like CRAZY. I try to keep up but my phone makes it miserable (and keeps me fr...

Baby Names

on a totally random subject....

i need your help. i MAY (huge 'may') be adopting a little boy dog tomorrow. i need a name! my little...

Baby Names

The worst trendee spellings you've seen...

Trendy spellings are cruel. Coming from a person with a trendy spelling, please don't do it to your...

**NEW** September 2014 Playroom

Music to My Ears!

Aria has grown VERY fond of her musical playmat, and now that we have had our sleeping situation und...

Due Date Club of November 2014

sooooo tired

Is anyone else just completely EXHAUSTED this week? My goodness! It's all I can do to keep my eyes o...

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Fighting Pregnancy Fatigue

For many women, fatigue is a constant complaint during pregnancy. And when you think about all that your body has to do during those nine months – namely, form and nurture another human being – it’s no wonder you aren’t even more fatigued. » Read more

Eight Tips to Relieve Morning Sickness

Initially, morning sickness may provide comfort to the newly pregnant woman because it reaffirms that she is indeed pregnant. Also it has been shown that pregnancies with morning sickness have higher success rates. However, after a few bouts of nausea, this comfort is quickly replaced with a desire for relief. » Read more

Doctor or Midwife?

When you think of the word midwife, often the first thing to come to mind is home birth. Although some midwives do oversee births at home, the majority of Certified Nurse Midwives, CNM's, deliveries are in a hospital setting. If you have a healthy, low-risk pregnancy, a midwife may be a good choice for you. What is the difference in education between a doctor and a midwife? Education requirements for doctors » Read more