Archive for 'Pregnancy Education'
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 on21. Mar, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Diaper rash occurs a lot in babies, but it doesn’t have to. Most parents don’t know that using things such as baby powder, corn starch, and diaper rash creams are a great way to help prevent and treat problem diaper rash from starting in the first place. Following a few easy preventive measures will help [...]
Posted on14. Mar, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
After you deliver your child, you will then be seen by your doctor or midwife anywhere from 4-6 weeks postpartum to ensure that you are healing correctly from your labor. If you delivered via C-section, then you will be seen sooner than the 4-6 weeks so that the doctor can examine your incision to correctly [...]
Posted on13. Mar, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Have a newborn do you? Or even a three month old – how about an eight month old, or a toddler who thinks nighttime is play time? We’ve all been there with our babies and kids, mom wants to sleep and baby wants to play. Here are five ways to get your baby and kids down [...]
Posted on09. Mar, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Although it may be something that you’d rather not think about, choosing someone to be your child’s guardian in case something happens to you is a very important decision to make. And it’s one that shouldn’t be dealt with lightly but, rather, one that you and your partner make collectively and with much attention to detail. Here [...]
Posted on07. Mar, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Having a new baby around can be extremely overwhelming. Some families adjust effortlessly while others need some help settling into their routine which now includes a brand new baby. With all this change happening, postpartum depression can set in for some new moms. Postpartum depression is not something that should be taken lightly. It’s a [...]
Posted on05. Mar, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
I know, mamas – we’ve all been there. We constantly agonize over sneaking some exercise in while the kids are napping, sleeping, or watching a movie. But it’s hard, very hard. Staying on top of your fitness can be a daunting challenge, even more so if you’re a working mama. However, it’s not impossible. Here’s [...]
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 [...]