Find out the odds of your water breaking at home, rather than in the hospital. My experience, plus what I’ve learned about water breaking during pregnancy – to help calm your fears.
One aspect of pregnancy that you may have given very little (or maybe a lot!) of thought about is your maternity wardrobe. It doesn’t matter how your clothes fit now — early in your pregnancy. But at some point, you’ll need to make some adjustments to your wardrobe so you can dress for two without sacrificing your […]
For some expecting women, making modifications to clothing for pregnancy is a big no-no. However, you know your financial situation better than anyone else. And while it can be tempting to run out and purchase the latest fashions in maternity clothing — just keep in mind that it’s very likely you’ll only be wearing that […]
If you are newly pregnant or have a few weeks left to go, you may already be learning — like I did — that pregnancy is not always a wonderful feeling and beautiful thing. Your body is going through countless changes and I can attest to the fact that many of those changes are downright […]
For many pregnant women, the first 2 trimesters are a breeze. With little to no morning sickness, average weight gain, and glowing skin, it may not seem like there’s much to complain about — until the third trimester arrives. In just a short amount of time, baby will be in your arms instead of inside of you. However, your 3rd […]
The average first pregnancy lasts approximately 40 weeks (9 months). During that time, your body is going to go through so many changes that it will make your head spin. Whether you’ve just found out that you’re pregnant or you’re in the latter stages of the third trimester, it is never too soon for you to start […]
No two women feel the same during pregnancy, but a large percentage will start to feel ‘fed up’ towards the end of their third trimester. As birth approaches, excited anticipation coupled with unpleasant side effects presented by pregnancy make it a tense and frustrating time. While a full term pregnancy comes at 40 weeks, it […]