Pregnancy

Pregnancy: 9 months of preparing yourself for a lifetime of love.

Pregnancy is beautiful, and there’s no doubt about it. You are creating such a wonderful baby, all while also taking care of yourself.

 

Whether you are in your first, second, or third trimester, all the resources and info you need can be found below. Even preparing yourself and your environment for baby, there is lots to do and lots to know! Check out of Labor and Delivery section for preparing yourself for labor and being informed on whats to come!

 

Make sure to grab our free PREGNANCY E-BOOK TRACKER to help guide you along this incredible journey and provide an even more special keepsake in the end!

 

Also be on the lookout for lots of freebies, templates, and quizzes that can be found in the posts below!

20 Most Loved Pregnancy Gifts for First-Time Moms

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Choosing that perfect pregnancy gifts for first-time moms may seem impossible. Whether it’s your wife, daughter, sister, cousin, or even friend, the perfect gift should be useful, sentimental, and thoughtful.  Well, worry no more! We have it all figured out for you.  Through lots of experience, and all the things I wish somebody would gift …

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12 Cutest Christmas Pregnancy Announcement Ideas!

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Falalalala la la la la! It’s that season again, the season of hot chocolates, Christmas movies, all the yummy food, and all the cutest Christmas pregnancy announcement ideas!  But let’s just be honest here…  Christmas isn’t all joy and happiness, it also comes with a lot of stress, and if you’re pregnant, morning sickness.  I …

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Common Questions (And Answers) About Stretch Marks During Pregnancy

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Stretch marks are almost inevitable in life, especially in pregnancy. Your body is undergoing so many huge changes and stretching beyond your imagination.  Stretch marks happen, and they are very common.  Almost every woman has stretch marks. Whether on her belly, hips, thighs, or arms. The fact is, they are normal and okay, and shouldn’t be …

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8 Helpful Ways to Reduce Tearing During Labor

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Scared to give birth? Terrified of all the crazy stories you heard about people tearing down there? Yup, tearing happens, and it’s completely normal! However, with certain habits, you can help reduce tearing during labor.  Let’s be honest. Almost all women are scared of giving birth the first time, especially with all the horror stories …

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Pregnancy Morning Sickness Relief – 8 Ways to Curb your Nausea

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You are pregnant, or at least think you are pregnant as you have been feeling queasier and sicker lately. This could be a strong indicator of pregnancy, as 70% of pregnant women experience morning sickness.  However, you don’t want to be a walking pile of vomit for the next weeks, so there must be something …

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10 Unexpected Ways your Second Pregnancy will be Different

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You’re pregnant again, yet this time it’s different. Is everything okay? Is this a successful pregnancy you ask yourself? Are these symptoms normal? We are here to clear you up on all the second pregnancy differences you will experience.  But here’s the thing.  Every woman is different, as is every pregnancy. You may experience all, some, or most of …

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7 Things You Should Know About Contractions That Will Make Labor Easier

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Is there anything scarier than preparing for birth for the first time? I remember being a first time mom and practically biting my nails clean off when I was thinking about contractions and how I would handle them. In my mind, giving birth was one big pain fest that, once started, didn’t end until the …

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Simple Birth Plan Template – All You Need To Know!

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A birth plan is a document written by you that outlines your choices and preferences during labor, delivery, and postpartum. It helps to communicate with nurses and health practitioners what you would want to happen in emergencies and regular routines.  So why should you have a birth plan? Is it absolutely necessary?  Well let us …

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Minimalist Hospital Bag Packing List – FREE Printable for You, Baby, and Dad

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You are getting ready to do the unimaginable and give birth to a beautiful human being…. or two! And it’s time to pack your minimalist hospital bag, yet as a first-time mom, you don’t know what to expect. Don’t worry, we outline everything you need in your hospital bag and much more in this blog …

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