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The Stir By CafeMom: Pregnancy

  • fresh15 Completely Insane Pregnancy Myths People Actually Believe
    Post by Wendy Robinson. Let me be real: I love my kids but I HATED being pregnant. The constant nausea, the giant painful boobs, and -- worst of all -- being on the receiving end of 40 weeks worth of stupid pregnancy advice. There is something abo…
    - 6 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 9:25pm -
  • fresh5 Foods That Make You More Likely to Conceive a Boy
    Post by Jeanne Sager. The debate over whether or not you can guarantee the gender of your baby has been swirling for decades. Some women swear they've found the secret to conceiving a boy or getting pregnant with a girl based on sex positions, time…
    - 9 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 7:05pm -
  • Mom's Candid Photos Nail the Too-Real Moments of Pregnancy
    Post by Genny Glassman. A New Jersey mom is getting real in a refreshing and funny Instagram account dedicated to documenting the hilariously weird side of being pregnant. Whether it's strange food cravings, having to pee all day long, or wondering…
    - 1 day ago, 15 Aug 17, 7:22pm -
  • Mom Who Held Her Maternity Shoot in Target Is Relatable AF
    Post by Jeanne Sager. Moms love Target. It's one of the universal truths that binds us together, along with yoga pants and secretly hiding in the bathroom to eat a chocolate bar once in a while so the kids don't see. And one Missouri mom has taken…
    - 1 day ago, 15 Aug 17, 4:04pm -
  • 15 Raw Birth Photos That Show How Amazing the Vagina Really Is
    Post by Genny Glassman. When a woman goes into labor, her body changes rapidly in order to bring new life into the world. As moms well know, birth is an incredible process, inspiring, frightening, and truly just plain cool. That's right, we said it…
    - 5 days ago, 11 Aug 17, 9:57pm -
  • 25 Hipster Baby Boy Names That'll Totally Give Him Street Cred
    Post by Genny Glassman. We all know that hipsters have the best insider knowledge. They know the best music, clothes, books, types of plant-based milks -- even baby names! That's right, we said it: Hipsters know good baby names.You may not want to…
    - 5 days ago, 11 Aug 17, 5:31pm -
  • You Can Now Test Your Fertility at Home With a Genius New $149 Kit
    Post by Jordyn Smith.   Fertility is something that many couples struggle with in their quest to get pregnant. Even worse, traditional fertility testing can be extremely invasive and cost thousands of dollars. This is a fact that hasn't escaped th…
    - 6 days ago, 10 Aug 17, 7:04pm -
  • Mom Battling Breast Cancer Gives Birth and the Photos Are Breathtaking
    Post by Jeanne Sager.   Maria Crider was 11 weeks pregnant when she found the lump in her breast -- but her doctor was sure she was fine. "It could be a number of things. Cancer at your age is unlikely," he told the Orlando, Florida, mom. Unlikely…
    - 6 days ago, 10 Aug 17, 3:46pm -
  • 26 Hipster Baby Girl Names That Sound Effortlessly Cool
    Post by Genny Glassman. Trying to find a unique baby name is a challenge. You want something different enough that no other kids in school will have it, but familiar enough that your child won't be plagued with confused faces when she tells someone…
    - 7 days ago, 9 Aug 17, 6:45pm -
  • Mom Shares Unbelievable Photo of Rare 'True Knot' in Her Daughter's Umbilical Cord
    Post by Jordyn Smith. iStock.com/PixelIstanbulChildbirth is an unbelievable experience. Everything about bringing a new life into the world is just as beautiful and magical as it is strange. And sometimes natural but uncommon occurrences like this m…
    - 7 days ago, 9 Aug 17, 6:31pm -

Pregnant Chicken

  • Permission to Parent: Why I Celebrate My Son’s Homecoming
    It’s perhaps unfair to say my birth didn’t go to “plan,” because, aside from a piece of paper with our pediatrician’s name and my...The post Permission to Parent: Why I Celebrate My Son’s Homecoming appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.…
    - 35 days ago, 12 Jul 17, 5:36pm -
  • “I’ll just have to be 15 minutes late”
    There is something about being in the trenches that allows you to see with a clarity that is otherwise hard to achieve. Sometimes, when...The post “I’ll just have to be 15 minutes late” appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 37 days ago, 10 Jul 17, 11:19pm -
  • Win A Subscription & Pregnancy Bundle from Ecocentric Mom
    Enter to win a prize package valued at $115 from Ecocentric Mom, including a Build Your Own Pregnancy Bundle AND a three month Mom &...The post Win A Subscription & Pregnancy Bundle from Ecocentric Mom appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 37 days ago, 10 Jul 17, 5:44pm -
  • Being Pregnant in the Summertime is Like…
    For most of our lives, summertime is a great thing! It means patios and potato salad, beach days and hammocks, and sipping cocktails in sundresses long...The post Being Pregnant in the Summertime is Like… appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 40 days ago, 7 Jul 17, 4:41pm -
  • Why I Changed Pediatricians
    Before I had my first child, my husband and I took one of those baby classes – you know, where they scare the shit out...The post Why I Changed Pediatricians appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 41 days ago, 6 Jul 17, 3:55pm -
  • Tips From A Doula – How to Choose a Doula
    What is a Doula? I was introduced to the concept of a doula during my first pregnancy as I Googled, “what the eff happens to...The post Tips From A Doula – How to Choose a Doula appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 45 days ago, 3 Jul 17, 1:00pm -
  • I Read All The Baby Sleep Books So You Don’t Have To
    I was at a girls’ weekend a few months back. My friends and I were swapping Amazon passwords so we could download each other’s...The post I Read All The Baby Sleep Books So You Don’t Have To appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 47 days ago, 30 Jun 17, 10:37pm -
  • 10 Things I Wish I Knew Before My Twins Arrive
    There’s Such A Thing As Twin Mommy Guilt We are all familiar with traditional Mommy guilt which typically results in a Mother feeling guilty that...The post 10 Things I Wish I Knew Before My Twins Arrive appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 50 days ago, 27 Jun 17, 9:47pm -
  • Scary Shit Series – Placenta Previa
    Placenta previa always sounds like a horrible breakfast cereal to me. Ok kids, let me pour you a bowl of placenta previa! Now with...The post Scary Shit Series – Placenta Previa appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 53 days ago, 25 Jun 17, 3:20pm -
  • How Becoming A Mother Made Me Hate My Dog
      Before I had children, my dog was my baby. I missed her when I was out. We had a “cuddle on the couch”...The post How Becoming A Mother Made Me Hate My Dog appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 55 days ago, 23 Jun 17, 2:27pm -

Pregnant Fashionista

  • Christmas Sales Are Up Already
    It’s never too early to shop post-christmas sales…even, as it turns out, a couple days before Christmas. See below for my..The post Christmas Sales Are Up Already appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 23 Dec 14, 12:49pm -
  • PF’s Eclectic, But Quality List Of Cyber Monday Sales
    This list is for moms-to-be, new moms, not-so-new moms, and just about anyone who loves a really good, sitewide discount...The post PF’s Eclectic, But Quality List Of Cyber Monday Sales appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 1 Dec 14, 2:08am -
  • Black Friday’s Here! And The Maternity-Friendly Sales Begin
    It’s here–every devoted shopper’s favorite weekend of the year. Here is the beginning of the maternity-friendly sales already up and..The post Black Friday’s Here! And The Maternity-Friendly Sales Begin appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista…
    - 27 Nov 14, 2:08am -
  • Black Friday Starts Early With 20% Off Sitewide At Figure 8 Maternity
    Black Friday is arriving one week early here at PF, as Figure 8 Maternity has extended a sitewide discount code..The post Black Friday Starts Early With 20% Off Sitewide At Figure 8 Maternity appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 21 Nov 14, 5:55pm -
  • Nurse In Festive Style This Holiday Season
      Do you need a festive nursing dress to get you through the holidays? Of course you do! If you’re going..The post Nurse In Festive Style This Holiday Season appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 19 Nov 14, 10:07pm -
  • Shop Those Hard-To-Find Maternity Lines At 15% Off For The Next 24 Hours
    Queen Bee Maternity, everyone’s favorite Australian maternity boutique, is offering 15% off sitewide for the next 24 hours. Use promo..The post Shop Those Hard-To-Find Maternity Lines At 15% Off For The Next 24 Hours appeared first on Pregnant Fas…
    - 18 Nov 14, 2:22am -
  • A New Maternity Line Out Of NYC, Elegant And On-Trend
    My absolute favorite part of this job is writing about brand spanking new maternity lines entering the market. I love..The post A New Maternity Line Out Of NYC, Elegant And On-Trend appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 14 Nov 14, 6:58pm -
  • J Brand’s Friends & Family Sale Starts Today
    The November friends & family sales really start to kick off this coming week, with J Brand launching its 20%..The post J Brand’s Friends & Family Sale Starts Today appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 10 Nov 14, 7:43pm -
  • That Perfect MA Sweater Is Back In Stock
    That absolutely perfect black cashmere Maternal America Sweater I discovered and raved about a few weeks ago which sold out..The post That Perfect MA Sweater Is Back In Stock appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 5 Nov 14, 1:50pm -
  • At The Giggle Friends & Family Sale, 20% Off All That Gear…And Ingrid & Isabel
    Giggle’s Friends & Family sale is always an opportunity to get that coveted Orbit car seat, Bugaboo stroller, bloom high chair or..The post At The Giggle Friends & Family Sale, 20% Off All That Gear…And Ingrid & Isabel appeared first on Pregna…
    - 3 Nov 14, 5:36pm -

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