5 Natural Ways to Relieve Constipation During Pregnancy

NATURAL WAYS TO RELIEVE PREGNANCY-RELATED CONSTIPATION

From the moment that you conceive your body kicks into overdrive increase the pregnancy hormone progesterone. Progesterone plays an important role during the first trimester to keep the uterus relaxed and helps prevent your immune system from attacking the foreign DNA (your growing fetus). The hormone also relaxes other smooth muscles, including your digestive system. … Read more

Learn Why I Am Saying No to Buying Easter Baskets

Learn Why I Am Saying _No_ to Buying Easter Baskets (1)

As Easter approaches, a majority of parents are rushing around trying to figure out what to put into their child’s Easter basket. I just don’t buy into the over-commercialization of Easter. Easter is more than baskets, bunnies, eggs, ducks, jelly beans, and candy.   I hope that I am not shunned as a Christian mom … Read more

How to Buy Cheap Maternity Clothes

How to Buy Cheap Maternity Clothes

Pregnancy is an exciting time. But with all the expenses from the doctor, lab work, sonogram, and hospital expenses to all of the fun baby gear mounting, spending lavish amounts of money on maternity clothing doesn’t seem like a responsible thing to do. Don’t worry you won’t have to stay homebound or wearing your grandmother’s … Read more

The Best Baby Accessories for a New Mom

The Best Baby Accessories for a New Mom 1

Are you currently expecting? Are you having trouble determining which of the best baby accessories to buy? I remember when I was expecting my daughter at the age of 19, the Internet wasn’t around until after she was born and even then there wasn’t a wealth of information about what accessories that you need for … Read more