I am 20 months into being a full time, stay-at-home mom with no immediate family nearby. And I’ll be the first to say… I sometimes need a break! So I’ve made a point to find ways to give my toddler and myself a break from “just us” once in awhile. Here are 10 ways I’ve found to take a well-deserved mom day, meet other moms, and help your child make new friends. My best tips for socializing your stay-at-home toddler…
Fun and helpful ideas for dads-to-be -- unique ways to be involved throughout the pregnancy, labor, and delivery. Plus, special items that dads would like to receive as a new father, and thoughtful ways that expectant dads can help the mom-to-be through her pregnancy.
A huge list of free baby stuff that new parents can receive (at no charge) just for asking! I do my best to keep this list of free stuff for moms updated.
Tired of taking the same ordinary gifts to baby showers? You’ll LOVE these clever baby shower gift ideas! A helpful list of unique baby gifts. These are the best gifts for new parents and first-time moms.
Pregnancy after miscarriage is a difficult thing to talk about. Here are some of the problems you may face if you try to conceive a child after suffering a previous miscarriage. Plus, advice for overcoming those issues.
Trying to get pregnant, but finding it difficult? Between 40% and 50% of infertility cases are due to male infertility. Here’s what you need to know.
Being a first-time dad is not only exciting and exhausting, it’s also a special time of pride, joy, and love. So why not go the extra mile for his first Father’s Day by celebrating with unique gifts and doing fun things that a brand new dad would enjoy most of all? Here are the best gift ideas & fun things to do for the new dad on his first Father’s Day.
Most of us have heard about the thousands of cell phone apps available these days, but do you know about all of the baby cell phone apps that exist for new moms and dads? Here are all the best iPhone apps for parents — to make both your pregnancy and life with your new baby a little easier… and fun!
There’s a lot about how the expectant dad can help the mom-to-be through the pregnancy, but finding help for the dad himself isn’t quite as simple. Just like mothers-to-be, expectant fathers also need information, reassurance, and advice during the various stages of pregnancy. Following are some of the best online resources and books just for fathers-to-be.
If you just had a baby and you notice that your partner seems more blue than usual, he could be suffering from paternal postnatal depression. Here are the risk factors and symptoms. If you see the warning signs, get your partner help… fast!
There are a lot of myths concerning pregnancy & conception that many people believe are true. Unwanted pregnancies occur every day because people believe these myths. Here are the facts about pregnancy and conception.
Sponsor a military mom-to-be by helping her share highlights of her pregnancy with her partner, a military dad-to-be overseas. The Digi Time Capsule a fun way that we can all help new military parents-to-be.
Here are a couple of lists that highlight several ways that you, as a dad-to-be, can help your pregnant wife get through all 9 months of pregnancy.
Yes, a man’s health and behaviors do, in fact, influence the pregnancy. In addition to exploring the odds associated with men’s infertility issues, here are some things that men can do to ensure a healthy, happy pregnancy.
This video shows how certain foods can actually increase your odds of getting pregnant.
Following are 7 fun things you can do to help your pregnant wife. As long as your heart is in it, these are guaranteed to be just as fun for you as they are for her!
At first I wasn’t sure what you could get a guy that would relate to his becoming a father. I didn’t know if there were gifts geared towards dads-to-be, until I went shopping. Here are my top picks as gifts for new dads.
Here’s a funny piece that appeared in Baby Talk magazine. It’s good for a laugh or two. Plus, see how to get a FREE subscription to Baby Talk magazine!
Here is Rob Cockerham’s take on the birth of his first child, including play-by-play details of all the days that his wife Stacy spent in the hospital — pre labor, during labor, and post-labor.
A pregnancy journal in the form of a Blog …from a guy’s perspective. Mike — about to become a father for the first time — created this Blog as a place to document his personal thoughts, feelings, hopes and dreams…