Pregnancy


Everything you need to know about pregnancy

20 genius snacks for your hospital bag

20 genius snacks for your hospital bag

LindaMarch 28, 20212 min read

Depending on if your hospital allows you to eat during labor you can pack a variety of great snacks for your hospital bag. When I went to the hospital to…

Creative virtual gender reveal ideas

Creative virtual gender reveal ideas

LindaMarch 21, 20211 min read

Gender reveals are a fun and unique way to share  if you’re going to have a boy or a girl with your family and friends. Since we are all home…

Ultimative pregnancy survival kit (with free checklist)

Ultimative pregnancy survival kit (with free checklist)

LindaFebruary 1, 20211 min read

What can I buy for my pregnant friend? If this is a question you have been asking yourself lately I got the perfect answer for you – make a pregnancy…

19 creative places to have baby showers

19 creative places to have baby showers

LindaJanuary 24, 20211 min read

Including low cost or free baby shower venues During the whole pregnancy a baby shower is one of the many special moments any mom-to-be looks forward too. I know I…

Early signs of pregnancy before missed period

Early signs of pregnancy before missed period

LindaDecember 14, 20201 min read

Planned or not – how do you know you are pregnant before your expected period? While waiting for the period and taking a test when it doesn’t come is the…

Prevent preterm birth with a cervical cerclage

Prevent preterm birth with a cervical cerclage

LindaNovember 29, 20201 min read

A Cervical Cerclage can be a great way to keep your baby in the uterus longer. Unfortunately some women experience difficulties during the third trimester including preterm labor and shortening…

Hyperemesis Gravidarum – Hardcore morning sickness

Hyperemesis Gravidarum – Hardcore morning sickness

LindaSeptember 20, 20201 min read

Extreme morning sickness during pregnancy is no joke About 70%-80% of all pregnant women experience morning sickness according to the americanpregnancy org. Some are lucky with just the nauseous feeling…

How to stop morning sickness in early pregnancy

How to stop morning sickness in early pregnancy

LindaSeptember 14, 20201 min read

Ways to get rid of morning sickness At the beginning of the pregnancy every women is usually overwhelmed with joy and excitement of whats to come. Morning sickness is one…

Am I in labor? – How to find out you’re about to give birth

Am I in labor? – How to find out you’re about to give birth

LindaJuly 27, 20201 min read

How do I know labor started? Every single pregnant woman most likely asked herself before – how will I know that I am actually in labor? How do i know…

Paid maternity leave in California – How do you get it and for how long?

Paid maternity leave in California – How do you get it and for how long?

LindaJuly 13, 20201 min read

Maternity and family leave after baby If you are a California resident and pregnant you might be thrilled to hear that you can actually get paid maternity and family leave.…

Membrane sweep – the easy labor starter, or not?

Membrane sweep – the easy labor starter, or not?

LindaJuly 6, 20201 min read

Stripping the membrane Many pregnant women – myself included – are getting restless towards the end of the pregnancy. You just finally want that baby out. With the baby getting…

28 unique and creative gender reveal ideas

28 unique and creative gender reveal ideas

LindaJune 29, 20201 min read

Unique gender reveal ideas 2020 The day you find out what gender your baby will have is definitely one of the very special days in a pregnant woman’s life. But…

10 ways to announce your pregnancy

10 ways to announce your pregnancy

GuestMay 7, 20201 min read

Announce your pregnancy the creative way Looking for ways to announce pregnancy? We made a list of some fun ways to announce pregnancy to your partner, family, friends, and the…

Unique names for boys

Unique names for boys

LindaMay 4, 20201 min read

Finding the perfect name can be a struggle I always find it harder to choose a really nice name for boys than girl names. Several moms I know have or…

9 Questions about breastfeeding

9 Questions about breastfeeding

LindaApril 27, 20201 min read

Breastfeeding is the best way to nurture your baby There are many questions about Breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is the natural way to feed our baby. It gives your baby all the…

Should I get an Epidural or go natural?

Should I get an Epidural or go natural?

LindaMarch 30, 20201 min read

Epidural or natural? Getting an epidural or not during labor is a tough choice that every pregnant woman has to face. Some know right away they definitely want one and…

Moms tell their funny pregnancy stories

Moms tell their funny pregnancy stories

LindaFebruary 19, 20201 min read

Hilarious pregnancy stories will probably happen to most of us. Raging with hormones and constant changes our body is going through a lot during the pregnancy and it can take…

Breastfeeding must-haves that make your life easier

Breastfeeding must-haves that make your life easier

LindaJanuary 17, 20201 min read

What you really need for breastfeeding These breastfeeding must-haves are essential to make life so much easier for you as a breastfeeding mom. You can never predict when your newborn…

6 great websites for parent and baby

6 great websites for parent and baby

LindaJanuary 14, 20201 min read

There is an overwhelming amount of websites with baby products and products for a parent or moms out there. I was searching through the internet and decided to share some…

100 Most popular Baby Names

100 Most popular Baby Names

LindaJanuary 5, 20201 min read

Baby names and trends are constantly changing. Trend factors include the royal family, TV shows and the tendency to choose shorter names. Following you can find the most popular baby…

Discomforts during the third trimester

Discomforts during the third trimester

LindaJanuary 2, 20201 min read

You’re almost there. The last trimester has begun. A lot of woman feel discomforts during the third trimester especially at night towards the end of the pregnancy. The last few…

Cost of childbirth in the USA

Cost of childbirth in the USA

LindaDecember 30, 20191 min read

How much do US parents pay out of pocket to deliver their own baby? As a foreigner myself this whole topic still baffles me to this day. In general the…

10 facts about pregnancy

10 facts about pregnancy

LindaDecember 28, 20191 min read

Pregnancy is one of the greatest things Once you find out about your pregnancy you might have a lot of questions in your head. That positive test can truly turn…

Discomforts during the second trimester

Discomforts during the second trimester

LindaDecember 19, 20191 min read

The best part of pregnancy Every woman experiences pregnancy different. It is never the same even if you already have children. Most women will agree that the second trimester is…

Discomforts during the first trimester

Discomforts during the first trimester

LindaDecember 19, 20191 min read

The first part of pregnancy Even if there is nothing to see from the outside yet – Inside your body there is so much going on right now. You probably…

Hospital Bag – do i really need all of this?

Hospital Bag – do i really need all of this?

LindaDecember 9, 20191 min read

What do you really need in your hospital bag? Once it is getting close to giving birth you are thinking about what to actually put in your hospital bag for…

Nursery must-haves for new parents

Nursery must-haves for new parents

LindaDecember 7, 20191 min read

Must haves for your nursery There are so many products out there that you can buy for your most valuable new addition to the family but do you really need…