Best Baby Products

The best baby products all have one thing in common – they have been tried, tested and approved by mothers. I had three baby registries during my first pregnancy, and two for my second. Through a lot of trial and error, I narrowed down those products that I couldn’t live without, and those that I…… Continue reading Best Baby Products

Preparing for Labor

The third trimester of pregnancy is here and that mean’s it’s time to start preparing for labor. You have been preparing for the moment you will hold your precious baby in your arms, and now it’s more real than ever. The third trimester was one of the most exciting periods of pregnancy for me because…… Continue reading Preparing for Labor

Best Apps For Moms | How to Care for a Newborn

Navigate the stages of motherhood with the 7 best FREE apps for first time moms. Get all the help you need while you working on healing your body from the inside out, and adjusting to your new demanding boss. As a journalist, I found myself Googling every little question I had about ‘what’s normal’ and…… Continue reading Best Apps For Moms | How to Care for a Newborn

Pregnancy Workout Routine | Safe Prenatal Exercise

Embarking on a pregnancy workout journey was at the bottom of my list of priorities after emerging from the cloud of morning sickness during my first pregnancy. During my second pregnancy I was determined to keep a closer eye on my pregnancy weight to ensure that baby and I remained as healthy as possible. Once…… Continue reading Pregnancy Workout Routine | Safe Prenatal Exercise

Postpartum Anxiety | What No One Tells You About Motherhood & Mental Health

I read all of the baby books and downloaded all of the recommended apps, but nothing could have prepared me for postpartum anxiety and all that came along with it. Here’s my experience and what no one tells you about postpartum anxiety, motherhood and mental health. A lump formed in my throat and pressure built…… Continue reading Postpartum Anxiety | What No One Tells You About Motherhood & Mental Health

Acne During Pregnancy: Safe Ways to Treat Pregnancy Acne

To pop or not to pop? That’s the question for anyone who suffers from adult or hormonal acne, but it’s even more pronounced during pregnancy for some lucky women. I happen to be one of them. During my first pregnancy, I had what I thought was the worst of the worst skin. I waited and…… Continue reading Acne During Pregnancy: Safe Ways to Treat Pregnancy Acne