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How to Give Your Diaper Bag a Makeover

When you’re the parent to a baby, your diaper bag is your lifeline. Without it, chaos ensues. Want healthier, eco-friendly baby products and a safer diaper bag? Try this diaper bag eco-makeover to save your sanity, help your baby stay … More »

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5 Simple Steps to a Healthy Pregnancy

During those first few weeks of pregnancy, a baby’s body undergoes some pretty rapid growth, and each development relies on precise, successful development in the previous stage. Because so much is happening so quickly, these first weeks are a particularly … More »

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My Favorite Pregnancy Memory…

  My first pregnancy lasted two weeks longer than expected. We couldn’t have guessed that would happen, but looking back, it seems as logical as ever that I spent my due date waddling around a beer garden-meets-biker bar in San … More »

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Pregnancy-Safe Skincare Products: What to Keep, What to Toss

Whether you’re spraying on your favorite perfume or rubbing in some moisturizing lotion, it’s easy to forget that what you put on your skin can be absorbed right into your body; which is why choosing safe personal care products is … More »

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7 Simple Ways to Save on Organic Food

by The Organic Center Pound for pound, children eat and drink more than adults. Healthy eating is essential in order to safely nourish their growing bodies. Incorporating organic food into your family’s diet is an important part of eating healthy, … More »

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5 Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy

by Margie Kelly, Communications Manager, Healthy Child Healthy World Do you remember the moment you first learned you were pregnant? After the shock and awe period passes, pregnancy is the perfect time to commit to eliminating toxic chemicals from your … More »

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Maternity Bras vs. Nursing Bras: What’s the Difference?

Before most women even know they’re pregnant, their breasts begin to change, sometimes without them even noticing. But before long, those pre-pregnancy bras are going to start feeling uncomfortable or tight. For some, it may happen early in their pregnancy, for others it may happen towards the end of those forty weeks. Either way, it’s important to wear a comfortable bra that offers support and room for growth. More »

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My Best (Unsolicited) Advice for Moms-to-Be…

I was in Home Depot the other day and I saw a lovely pregnant woman with her husband. Maybe they were there to find paint for the nursery… or fix some long-overdue safety issue. How exciting for them! Unexpectedly, I … More »

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Belly Tales: Moms Share Their Funniest Pregnancy Stories

Pregnant women aren’t exactly inconspicuous. After all, it’s hard to blend into the crowd when you’re sporting a gigantic belly and moving about in a waddle formation. And it seems that passers-by feel that our protruding midsections somehow give license … More »

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GAB Roundup: Keeping Cool

The dog days of summer are upon us and no matter where you live, the temperature is rising and rising. Whether you’re pregnant or have a young baby, it’s paramount to keep cool and as they say, keep calm and … More »

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