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Locate a wealth of information about pregnancy, giving birth and planning for your first baby. We cover every thing from taking a pregnancy test to the delivery.

What are the Pros and Cons of IVF?

Couples experiencing fertility issues are faced with many decisions when it comes to the type of treatment that is most suitable for their situation. For some couples the choices are limited, depending on the reason for the infertility, their...

Feeling Pressured to Have Another Baby

The question of ‘how many kids you want to have,’ is relative to your age. When you are a child, you probably wanted ten, or none at all. Then as you grow up, you picture the perfect family with...

What To Eat While Pregnant – What Upcoming Moms Need to Know

After you receive the great news that you're expecting a baby, you are going to have a million and one different things running through your mind. You'll be excited about all the times that lie ahead and likely have...

Pregnancy Trivia – What you Might Not Know about Being Pregnant

It is often thought that what you don’t know can’t hurt you. Remaining in the dark to stay one of those truly unenlightened people can be satisfyingly blissful. When it comes to pregnancy and the what's, how's and whys,...

The First Ultrasound – Seeing Your Baby for the First Time

It doesn’t matter if it is your first or 4th first ultrasound; it is a miraculous moment in the life of a parent that is so surreal and moving it is almost difficult to wrap your mind around it....

Pain Relief During Labor – An Epidural can Help Relieve Pain

Many expectant moms are naturally concerned with pain relief during labor. They have heard the horror stories of dry births and excruciating contractions from others and they definitely don’t want to end up in a similar situation. The good...

Ovulation Tests – When is the Best Time for You to get Pregnant?

If you are wondering about ovulation tests, chances are you are trying to or thinking about getting pregnant. While this may seem like one of the simplest things in life, for many women – getting pregnant requires a reiteration...

Prenatal Vitamins – Take them 3 Months before you Plan to Conceive

One of the first things a doctor will do for a pregnant woman is to prescribe prenatal vitamins. However, if you are trying to get pregnant your best bet is to begin the prenatal vitamins on your own. You...

Disposable Diapers – Buying Quality Diapers Is Worth It

There are plenty of moms out there thanking the powers that be for disposable diapers. Raising children, disposable diapers can definitely make things easier; but they can also get expensive. By some statistics a family with one child in...

First Pregnancy

Being pregnant for the first time causes a whirlwind of emotions. They can range from excitement, anticipation, and joy to sheer terror, worry, and despair. And worse, there isn’t a woman alive –whether she has kids or not, that...

Pick Up Your Fork – Supper Time Battles with Your Children

What is one word that can make the best parent in the world feel a burst of nervous energy? Mealtime! Ask any parent who dreamed of having family dinners filled with endless and meaningful conversations with their children about mealtime and you are assured to ruffle a few nerves....

Setting Up a Baby’s Room – Beds, Dressers and Decorating

One of the most exciting things about having a baby is deciding how you will decorate the nursery. You spend hours researching what a fully-stocked nursery should contain, register for the items, and wait until your surprise baby shower to get all the goodies you wanted. Setting up shop...

Is Today’’s Array of Parenting Advice Hurting Our Children

Everywhere you turn, it is impossible to get away from the latest and greatest in parenting advice. Turn on the television and there are ‘professional'’ TV shrinks analyzing how parents discipline and telling them what they should or shouldn'’t do. In cases of bullying, or teenage behavior problems there...

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