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  • fresh20 Abandoned Baby Names No Other Kid in Class Will Have
    Post by Jacqueline Burt Cote. Choosing a baby name is one of the most high pressure tasks every new parent faces: Whether you're looking for something unique (but not too unique) or trendy (but not too trendy), it can be tough to strike a balance. Y…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Jun 17, 8:56pm -
  • freshThe Seemingly Harmless Pregnancy Trend That's Putting Babies at Risk
    Post by Tanvier Peart. As a pregnant mom, you can't help but want to feel and track your growing bun's every move. You subscribe to weekly newsletters that compare your baby's size to fruit, keep ultrasounds to hang in your child's nursery, and loo…
    - 12 hours ago, 21 Jun 17, 6:12pm -
  • These Ads Are Everything That's Wrong With How We Talk About PPD
    Post by Ashley Austrew. Trying to encourage moms to speak up about postpartum depression (PPD) is a noble cause. But a new awareness campaign by Sage Therapeutics, a biotech company that's currently developing a new treatment for PPD, proves someti…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Jun 17, 8:59pm -
  • 11 Moms Share the Weirdest Gifts They Got at Their Baby Showers
    Post by Kelly Bryant. In the traditional sense, baby showers are a time when friends and family come together to offer well wishes, advice, and, of course, presents to help ease new moms and dads into this labyrinth we call parenthood. Onesies, bu…
    - 5 days ago, 16 Jun 17, 7:37pm -
  • Stunning Photos Show How Much Babies' Heads Change During Birth
    Post by Ashley Austrew. K Reeder PhotographyIf you've given birth a time or two (or three), you probably think you've seen it all. But the magical thing about birth is that each and every one is totally unique. That's why everyone -- including veter…
    - 6 days ago, 15 Jun 17, 7:20pm -
  • Mermaid Maternity Photos Are a Thing and They’re Stunning
    Post by Tanvier Peart. When most of us think about pregnancy, we think about constant trips to the bathroom and overcoming bouts of nausea. But bringing a new life into the world truly is a magical experience. We've all seen expectant moms document…
    - 7 days ago, 15 Jun 17, 5:39pm -
  • 20 Baby Girl Names That Exploded in Popularity This Decade
    Post by Tanvier Peart. There are baby names that are popular and baby names that are trendy, but what about the trendy baby names that are so good, they keep getting more and more popular?Nameberry.com has "analyzed the Social Security baby names d…
    - 8 days ago, 14 Jun 17, 2:13pm -
  • 20 Baby Boy Names That Exploded in Popularity This Decade
    Post by Tanvier Peart. When choosing a baby name, it's not uncommon for expectant parents to look to a variety of sources for inspiration. Some moms and dads are interested in the classics while others search for undiscovered gems. Some trendy baby…
    - 9 days ago, 13 Jun 17, 2:46pm -
  • Photos of 12-Year-Old Delivering Her Baby Brother Will Make You Ugly Cry
    Post by Tanvier Peart. The birth of a child is a life-changing experience for any family that's full of tears and so many feels. But stories like this one make the experience even more incredible. Jacee Dellapena is a 12-year-old girl who proudly…
    - 13 days ago, 9 Jun 17, 5:12pm -
  • 15 Trendy-Sounding Baby Girl Names That Are Still Under the Radar
    Post by Emily Cardoza. If you like melodic girls' names with a classic but individualistic style, you're in good company today. From Emily to Olivia, pretty sounds and vintage vibes are especially prized. But that doesn't mean all the good names ar…
    - 14 days ago, 7 Jun 17, 8:25pm -

Pregnant Chicken

  • 11 Things Your Baby’s Ultrasound Photo Looks Like and 1 Thing It Doesn’t
    Your baby’s ultrasound photograph DOES look like: A close-up of the craters in the moon’s surface A half-deflated whoopee cushion Your repressed childhood nightmares...The post 11 Things Your Baby’s Ultrasound Photo Looks Like and 1 Thing It D…
    - 42 days ago, 11 May 17, 3:19pm -
  • Win a Boob and Noodle & Boo Bundle
    Win a Boob $75 Gift Certificate and Noodle & Boo Nectar Product Line Bundle! Boob Boob’s patented nursing collection has become a favourite among...The post Win a Boob and Noodle & Boo Bundle appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 44 days ago, 8 May 17, 8:11pm -
  • What’s so Great (and Not so Great) About Cloth Diapering
    I do not, for the life of me, understand why the cloth vs disposable battle became a “thing.” Somehow it is one of those...The post What’s so Great (and Not so Great) About Cloth Diapering appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 44 days ago, 8 May 17, 6:23pm -
  • Viral Kitten Photoshoot Gives Babies A Run For Their Money
    Is there such thing as a cuteness overload? Photographer Kitty Schaub, from Benton Harbor, Michigan recently decided to test this theory out, after inspiration...The post Viral Kitten Photoshoot Gives Babies A Run For Their Money appeared first on P…
    - 45 days ago, 7 May 17, 6:51pm -
  • Ringly Smart Ring Review
    I love tech stuff that is neat and functional. So when the folks at Ringly asked me if I wanted to check out one...The post Ringly Smart Ring Review appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 48 days ago, 5 May 17, 4:58pm -
  • In the Puddle of Parenting
    On our first morning of our first family vacation in three years, I woke up almost giddy with excitement at the prospect of my...The post In the Puddle of Parenting appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 49 days ago, 4 May 17, 3:55pm -
  • CuddleCots – Giving Grieving Parents More Time to Say Goodbye
    When parents have babies born still, they have only a limited amount of time to say goodbye – so every minute counts. CuddleCots are...The post CuddleCots – Giving Grieving Parents More Time to Say Goodbye appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 50 days ago, 3 May 17, 3:03pm -
  • 40 Weeks Pregnant and Done Being Angry
    I’m not a doctor, but throughout the entirety of my third pregnancy, I confidently reiterated to everyone my assessment until they took it as...The post 40 Weeks Pregnant and Done Being Angry appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 50 days ago, 2 May 17, 6:52pm -
  • Artificial Wombs Might Be A Reality Sooner Than We Think
    In a perfect world, all babies would be carried safely to full term but we all know that isn’t the case. In fact, extreme...The post Artificial Wombs Might Be A Reality Sooner Than We Think appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 55 days ago, 28 Apr 17, 2:03pm -
  • Test Your Baby Name
    On the surface, it doesn’t seem that difficult to name a baby – you just find a name that you like and run with...The post Test Your Baby Name appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 55 days ago, 28 Apr 17, 10:46am -

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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