Whether it’s your first pregnancy or second, third or beyond, being pregnant can have its fair share of stressors. Plus, you still have to handle your everyday work, home, relationship and other stressors and responsibilities. With heightened emotions and senses, this could be easier said than done. You could be stressed because of higher hormone levels, feeling uncomfortable all of the time, a pre-existing medical condition, the condition of your baby, worries about the future…Continue
Ever grew stretch marks after giving birth? I did and I hate my post-pregnancy marks. However, I know that I will have to forever live with them and this is how we will make peace.
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Three-fourths of mothers struggle to shed the pregnancy weight one year after childbirth. This is the result of a research conducted at the University of Chicago. The study looked at 774 women over one year period, interviewing them at one, six and 12 months after giving birth. 47% of these women were 10 pounds heavier than they were before pregnancy, while 24% retained more than 20 pounds of pregnancy weight.…Continue
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While doing the research for this post, I reached out to a bunch of mothers, like myself, and I asked them what the budget for their nursery was. I got answers ranging from $1,500 to women who didn't have a budget at all, if they wanted it, they were buying it. My husband and I set out on a strict budget of $500 for our nursery. We weren't going over the top, we just needed the necessities.
You are probably thinking $500? That's the cost of a crib! Most of the time, yes. I did a lot…Continue
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If you’re pregnant with your first baby, you might be surprised when you start to feel more bloated and gassy than usual. That’s normal! The higher amount of progestogen mothers get during their pregnancy slows down digestion, which equals bloating, flatulence, and constipation.
While unpleasant, there are…Continue
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Merits of drills
Although mother sacrifices her entire life to take care of her child, it is important for her to be cool and energetic. She sacrifices her long hours of sleep, goes out distressed and spends all the time to look after her baby. In that case, mother should be aware of rest and relaxation which only imparts enormous energy to withstand. Taking sufficient rest refreshes the organs which produces energy to sustain. During pregnancy long hour of disturbed sleep…Continue
Added by Julia Gomes on October 1, 2015 at 10:14am — No Comments
Being a single parent is not easy. Whether you have chosen to walk on this path alone of parenthood alone or you have unexpectedly landed into this situation. You will definitely feel worried that how will you manage pregnancy alone.
So following are some tips which will help you during your pregnancy:
Find Yourself A Support:
First and foremost thing…
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It’s quite normal to have certain ups and downs emotionally during your pregnancy. As your hormone levels are deluging, as the level of estrogen and progesterone in your blood increases. These increased levels of hormones…Continue
Added by Christa Jocelyn on August 18, 2015 at 6:27am — No Comments
My due date was set for July 1st, 2015 with my fourth boy. My husband had just started a new job and was scheduled to go out of town June 15th through June 19th. At first I was not concerned I felt confident that God has always been faithful in having our babies come on the right day and right time, but as the day approached closer for him to be out of town, my nerves started to kick in. People would often comment “well at least it’s your fourth baby and not your first” as if that would make…Continue
Added by Jessica Briggs on July 31, 2015 at 12:04pm — No Comments
For years, I have been talking about how much I want a daughter. I know it sounds strange when I tell this to someone, but in my family people only have children of one sex. Simply put, if someone has a daughter, all the kids that follow will be little girls, and vice versa. I'm still keeping my fingers crossed hoping that one day, while unloading groceries a stork would fly down and drop off the baby girl I have been dreaming…Continue
Added by Ronda on June 8, 2015 at 11:33pm — No Comments
I was waiting the other day for my doctor appointment and I was reading my bible as I waited. I was reading in II Corinthians and these verses 12:7-10 stuck out to me in a great way. So I thought I would share with you. I hope you will continue to read this post even if you are not pregnant,…Continue
Added by Jessica Briggs on May 2, 2015 at 11:13am — No Comments
As I reminisce about my last pregnancy, I can’t help but think… how annoyed I was with everyone. I was miserable the entire time. And then to have people say some of the most ridiculous things to me. It just made me think- “do they even realize what they are saying?”. So I decided to compile a…Continue
Added by Amy Ngai on February 9, 2015 at 9:04am — No Comments
Are you trying to find the best method to get rid of stretch marks? Various individuals face the frustrating situation of stretch marks. You will find various treatment techniques in the market that make claims to ease as well as avert you from this situation. Among the most effective approaches for stretch mark removal, few are laser treatment, cosmetic surgery, and creams, consisting of lotions and emulsions.
The fastest option would be laser stretch mark removal; However, Most…Continue
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