Yes – babymoons are a real thing. Especially if this is your first baby, it can be a wonderful time to enjoy your partner before the arrival of your little one. “It’s a great way for couples to connect and build excitement prior to the arrival of their newborn,” says Jacqueline King, APRN, FNP-BC, a nurse practitioner in South Florida.
While your appetite definitely increases when pregnant, it is still just as important to eat the right kinds of foods - both for you and your developing baby. In an effort to make it simple for you to prepare healthy meals for two, today we are sharing these delicious AND healthy recipes that are not only easy to make, but will make you and your growing baby feel good.
We all know that being pregnant in the summer is not fun. Summertime in many regions of the country can bring intense heat, which can feel brutal to an expectant mother. Hopefully, these ideas will give you some relief, and allow you to beat the heat while enjoying this very special time in your life.
Whether you are a first time mom, or have been down this road one or a few times, it is always a good idea to have a solid check list as to what to bring to prepare for your upcoming hospital stay and for baby’s arrival.
Given that we are a swimsuit company and moms, like you, we wanted to share some of our favorite beach bag essentials. These essentials might be a little different than most, as we searched high and low for just the right sustainable products. Each item is made by companies with strong commitments to Mother Earth, and to keeping it clean and green the whole way through.
Sustainability is at the heart of MOLOCO. Our Ethos relies on not only being committed to sustainable production, but ethical working conditions and minimizing waste to protect the ultimate mama, Mother Earth. Today’s blog, in honor of Earth Day, highlights our commitment to keeping it green.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and unfortunately, we all know too many people who have either battled or been faced with this disease. In honor of all those who have fought, been affected by or are still fighting, we are highlighting a topic that many of these women (and men) have faced as well - 3D areola pigmentation. Amy Kernahan, owner of Amy Kernahan Studios, is one of the most highly sought-after micropigmentation artists on the east coast.
The Dairy Fairy offers women innovative lingerie for nursing, pumping and postpartum days. A brand dedicated to providing ingenious intimates for mamas, the pieces are ultra supportive, size inclusive and cute, too!
Allie Lindenmuth is the founder of Anook Athletics and mama of two. Anook Athletics is maternity and nursing active apparel, and was founded on the premise of offering women the mother-based support that is lacking in our communities.
Founder of Method by Katie Breard, Katie is a mom herself who specializes in pre- and postnatal exercise. Katie is an online fitness specialist that trains pregnant women and busy moms globally, 1:1 and in groups.