Archive for 'Conceiving'
Posted on23. Mar, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Looking to get pregnant? Then you know the best way to conceive is to get busy when you’re fertile. However, it’s not always easy to figure out when your most fertile times will be. Assuming that you and your partner have informed your doctors that you will be trying for a baby, here are three [...]
Posted on27. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
When you’re pregnant, you need to be totally aware of what you’re doing to your body. Eating certain foods have been known to affect your growing baby while they’re in utero. Here are three foods and/or ingredients to steer clear of while you’re expecting. Certain types of fish Fish, in general, is a healthy choice, [...]
Posted on24. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
So you’ve decided to add to your family, but you’re not too sure how your other little ones will take it? These kinds of feelings are totally natural. Bringing a new baby into the mix isn’t necessarily as life-disturbing as it is life-changing. A new life disrupts everything, and it’s this action of changing and shaking up [...]
Posted on22. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Every woman wants to look her best, and sometimes being pregnant can make us feel less desirable. But that doesn’t mean you should abandon your skin and beauty regimen. Your daily beauty regimen should be solid and concrete, even when you’re pregnant. The trick to remember when it comes to make-up and cleansers when you’re expecting is [...]
Posted on20. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s the age of the Internet, this means as new-age parents, we have a lot more options for keeping track of our child’s growth other than the traditional baby book. While the baby book technique has been tried, trusted, and deemed a very reliable way to keep your baby’s memories alive, there are other ways [...]
Posted on15. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Prenatal care is ultra-important for expecting moms and even more so for your developing baby. But not every mother-to-be knows how to receive top-notch care while expecting. Here are three ways in which you can guarantee you and your growing family receive excellent maternity and prenatal care. Know Your Rights Oh, yes – you have [...]
Posted on13. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Not to say that all of us ladies are toting around a smart phone these days, but the majority are. And if you are a pregnant momma, I’ve found some of the best apps for you to download on your smart phone. For you trying-to-conceive mommas, your post is coming soon. I’ve been compiling apps [...]
Posted on10. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Oh yes, there’s health benefits to carrying a child. Some of us are familiar with them and others are not. Here are three health benefits of pregnancy that may or may not surprise you. Eating disorders can go into remission While not every woman that has an eating disorder will cease their behavior, an astonishing [...]
Posted on08. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Some woman never have outlandish dreams while they’re pregnant, and some of us have such insanely colorful dreams that we can’t even put them into perspective. Here are five of the most commonly dreamt about visions and what they could mean. You’re breastfeeding animals Sounds kind of odd, but really it’s just your subconscious prepping [...]
Posted on06. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Gestational diabetes is a common occurrence that some women face during their pregnancy. About 4% of women develop gestational diabetes – diabetes that occurs only when you’re pregnant. During your pregnancy, your body produces high amounts of hormones. It’s this increase in hormones such as estrogen, cortisol, and lactogen that may interfere with your body’s [...]