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Pregnant Chicken

  • The Cry-Just-A-Little Sleep Training Method
    Sleep training. Two words that strike fear into the hearts of even the most confident, steely-nerved mothers. Frankly, the only words I’m more afraid...The post The Cry-Just-A-Little Sleep Training Method appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 1 day ago, 14 Jul 18, 2:23pm -
  • Dyson Pure Cool HEPA Air Purifier & Fan Review
    It has been a HOT summer so when Dyson offered to send me their Dyson Pure Cool HEPA Air Purifier & Fan, I said, “hell...The post Dyson Pure Cool HEPA Air Purifier & Fan Review appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 3 days ago, 12 Jul 18, 10:47pm -
  • Parental Priorities and Being Okay With My Mom Bod
    My shorts don’t fit. It’s the second summer in a row where I’ve gone to put my shorts on, and inexplicably (I use this...The post Parental Priorities and Being Okay With My Mom Bod appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 6 days ago, 9 Jul 18, 6:54pm -
  • A Tribute to the Second Child
    As any of you who’ve ever been pregnant with a second child already know, you get the same ominous warning from friends and strangers...The post A Tribute to the Second Child appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 7 days ago, 8 Jul 18, 7:35pm -
  • Dear Friend Who Had Children Before Me – Sorry
    Dear (insert your name here if you are a female friend of mine with a child born before August 2015), I owe you a big...The post Dear Friend Who Had Children Before Me – Sorry appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 12 days ago, 3 Jul 18, 4:44pm -
  • 6 Ways Boot Camp and Motherhood Are Basically the Same Thing
    These days when I look in the mirror, it’s hard to believe the tired, slightly bedraggled woman staring back at me was ever a...The post 6 Ways Boot Camp and Motherhood Are Basically the Same Thing appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 16 days ago, 30 Jun 18, 11:36am -
  • Stroller Struggles: 5 Tips for Picking the Right Stroller
    Picking the right stroller isn’t easy. Take it from me. I bought four strollers in the first year of my child’s life. Like most...The post Stroller Struggles: 5 Tips for Picking the Right Stroller appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 23 days ago, 23 Jun 18, 10:46am -
  • One Thing to Avoid when Preparing Kids for a New Baby
    Finding out you’re expecting is a time of many conflicted feelings and emotions. And often times, all those big emotions can be magnified when it’s...The post One Thing to Avoid when Preparing Kids for a New Baby appeared first on Pregnant Chic…
    - 24 days ago, 21 Jun 18, 6:46pm -
  • Why Parents Should be Aware of Fake Reviews on Amazon
    I will admit that I tend to be a bit naïve about certain things on the internet. “I’m sure she really does like those...The post Why Parents Should be Aware of Fake Reviews on Amazon appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 30 days ago, 15 Jun 18, 1:35pm -
  • When You Aren’t Loving Every Minute of Early Motherhood
    I took a deep breath and walked into the room full of strangers. I was desperate to connect with them, to ask my burning questions,...The post When You Aren’t Loving Every Minute of Early Motherhood appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 32 days ago, 13 Jun 18, 7:46pm -

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 -

Pregnancy (via babble)

WebMD (Health and Pregnancy)

  • U.S. Stance on Breastfeeding Resolution Questioned
    A report that the United States tried to weaken a U.N. resolution on breastfeeding is raising questions about U.S. intentions.
    - 5 days ago, 10 Jul 18, 6:09pm -
  • Want Good Sleep for Baby? Food May Be Key
    A new British study suggests that your baby may sleep better if solid foods are introduced relatively early, a finding that contradicts long-held practice in the United States and elsewhere.
    - 6 days ago, 9 Jul 18, 6:15pm -
  • Study: Fertility Drugs Don't Raise Ovarian Cancer Risk
    Fertility drugs don't increase a woman's chance of getting ovarian cancer, but infertility itself is associated with an increased risk, a new study suggests.
    - 9 days ago, 6 Jul 18, 2:15pm -
  • Few Frozen Eggs Used For Pregnancies Later
    Less than 10% of women who froze their eggs in hopes of being able to get pregnant later have returned to thaw the eggs, a new study shows.
    - 10 days ago, 5 Jul 18, 2:20pm -
  • Added Folate May Have Helped Cut Kids' Psychosis
    Beyond protecting against defects such as spina bifida, fortifying the grain supply with folic acid may also enhance fetal brain development and lower the long-term risk for developing psychosis, a new study suggests.
    - 12 days ago, 3 Jul 18, 8:15pm -
  • Preeclampsia Can Mean Higher Heart Risks Later
    Women who had preeclampsia may be at higher risk for high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes and high cholesterol later in life, new research suggests.
    - 13 days ago, 2 Jul 18, 10:15pm -
  • New Drug Could Save Many New Mothers' Lives: WHO
    Each year, about 70,000 women worldwide die due to severe bleeding after childbirth, which also increases the risk of babies dying in their first month of life. Currently, the WHO recommends an injection of oxytocin be offered to all women giving bir…
    - 17 days ago, 28 Jun 18, 4:58pm -
  • No Proof Vitamin D Lowers Blood Pressure in Pregnancy
    Taking vitamin D supplements does not reduce the risk of pregnancy-related high blood pressure or pre-eclampsia, a new study finds.
    - 18 days ago, 27 Jun 18, 6:42pm -
  • Blood Test Might Predict Preterm Birth
    Quake's team found that, in women at increased risk of preterm delivery, the blood test predicted premature labor with 75 to 80 percent accuracy. According to Quake, that level of accuracy is good enough to be used in routine practice -- but more wor…
    - 38 days ago, 7 Jun 18, 8:15pm -
  • Drug Combo Could Help Women Through Miscarriage
    Each year, about one million women in the United States have miscarriages, according to researchers at the University of Pennsylvania. In the final part of a miscarriage, the body should expel the pregnancy tissue. However, sometimes this does not oc…
    - 38 days ago, 7 Jun 18, 6:15pm -