Most parents worry about matching the bedding with the wallpaper and having enough clothes in the drawers as they get ready for a newborn. When your baby decides to be born early, it's a whole different story. Here's how you can meet your preemies special needs.
Your stash of newborn outfits would swallow this tiny little being. What should you consider as you pick out clothes for your preemie? Let's find out!
Was your baby born early? Preemie parents might feel anxious and overwhelmed when their child doesn't develop at the same physical age as their peers. You may be home and the critical weeks passed, but your baby’s early birth can affect the months or even years to come.
The pregnant body undergoes numerous changes physically as well as physiologically and spiritually that can cause stress and or discomfort to the mother. Massage is a wonderful way to help alleviate many of these discomforts, as well as promotes a sense of well-being.
Your regular sleep positions might not work during your pregnancy. Don't lose sleep trying to figure it out. Use our guide to learn how you can sleep safely and comfortably.
If even drinking water makes you feel like throwing up, I'd like to help. Squelch your nausea and stay hydrated during pregnancy with these tactics.
Is your goal to lose weight, get in shape, eat more nutritious meals, kick that stress or something else? No matter what your main focus is, the hardest step is getting started. You got this!
Even though it's not time to ditch the birth control, you can actively get ready for a baby, starting today. Our pre-pregnancy checklist can help with your future pregnancy.
by Courtney Sullivan
Of all the seasons, I enjoy fall the most. It's chilly and the swirling leaves cover the paths and roads. You and the kids will want to get out there and enjoy summer's last fling. Ring in the season with one or more of these fall-themed activities.