Archive for 'Pregnancy'
Posted on01. Sep, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
I know we have some mamas who started their family in their 30’s, and that’s fantastic. I was 27 when I had my son and I thought that was a wonderful age to start my family. If you’re on the fence about whether or not pregnancy after 30 is for you, here are three reasons [...]
Posted on31. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s normally a lovely time – pregnancy. You’re growing a life inside you, you and your partner can’t stop picking out things for the baby’s room — but pregnancy isn’t always fun. Sometimes there can be some not-so-pretty side effects going on and we think you should know about them. Here are four of them. [...]
Posted on15. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Recovering from a C-section isn’t like recovering from a vaginal delivery. There is a lot more caution to be had in your recovery and you’ll likely be in more discomfort for a little while longer than if you were to have delivered your baby vaginally. Recovery from any major event is always easier if you [...]
Posted on13. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Delivering a baby is hard work, there’s no argument there. But you may be wondering how the healing happens in the days and weeks following your labor and delivery. Your body has a great healing process it goes through after labor and delivery but that doesn’t mean you won’t be sore from the ordeal. Here [...]
Posted on01. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s never any fun to see your baby crying and uncomfortable. And sometimes we don’t always understand exactly why they’re crying, rather we just assume there’s a simple fix to the noise and unhappiness. But that’s not always the case. Here are three reasons why our babies may be crying and what we can do [...]
Posted on27. Jul, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
If this is your first pregnancy, then everything is so new to you that it’s easy to over-think and over-analyze everything. But regardless of how many pregnancies you’ve gone through, every mother enjoys feeling their baby move about in their tummies. Let’s take a look at fetal movement throughout each trimester so you can know better what [...]
Posted on23. Jul, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s never ever easy to go through a miscarriage or even to see a loved one have to go through one. While most of us understand what a miscarriage is, we don’t fully understand the emotional ramifications of one or why they happen exactly. Here’s a breakdown of the whys and hows of miscarriages. What [...]
Posted on18. Jul, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Some women feel the need to get ready for the coming of their child. This often happens in the last month or so of your pregnancy, regardless if it’s your first child or not. It’s been come to be known as nesting. You simply want to make your home a happy and inviting one for [...]
Posted on13. Jul, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
When you and your partner are trying for a baby, knowing, following, and tracking your ovulation can be a very important step in helping to conceive. But it can also tend to get costly – if you let it, that is. There’s ovulation monitors that you can easily purchase over the counter at your local [...]
Posted on05. Jul, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Even though it’s a joyous time, being pregnant and all, that doesn’t mean that all of us mamas feel confident enough about ourselves. It can be easy to feel left out of all the hoopla, why with people constantly talking about and asking about your baby – what about mom and her needs? Here are [...]