Are Midwives Safe: 5 Things to Know About Delivering with a Midwife

Choosing where you will labor and deliver your baby is a huge decision. Will you have a home birth? Go to a birthing center? Or, is a traditional hospital birth in your future? What about choosing a midwife? Are midwives … Read More

Your First Trimester: 10 Things That Will Probably Happen

Pregnancy is an exciting time in a women’s life. So many things to look forward to, and the changes! They start almost immediately, right in the first trimester, for many of us. While our non pregnant partners have 10 months … Read More

7 Things Every Mom Should Do Before Baby Comes and 3 You Can Skip

Before baby comes, there seems to be a laundry list of things you need to get done. Cleaning and organizing and shopping and work and just, stuff, so much stuff! All of it piling up, none of it seeming to … Read More

Happy, Healthy Pregnancy Goals: How to Rock Your Pregnancy

Being pregnant sucking the life out of you? That’s because pregnancy is not always awesome. And a happy, healthy pregnancy is not always easy to come by. There is more to that story than glowing skin, healthy appetites, and bigger … Read More

What is A Mucus Plug and Other Things You Will Google While Pregnant

When you get pregnant, you automatically inherit this new language -an entirely new vocabulary to discuss your entirely new life. If you’re a member of the mom.life app (and you should totally be a member of the mom.life app!), you … Read More

Surprise! You’re Pregnant: Dealing with a Surprise Pregnancy

I found out I was pregnant on St. Patrick’s Day. I remember it distinctly because I was planning to go out with friends later to get green beer at some bar. Did not happen. Instead, I called my best friend … Read More

16 Earliest Pregnancy Symptoms – Even Before Your Missed Period

Usually you wait for your missed period before taking that home pregnancy test, but you may be already feeling those early signs of pregnancy, which are similar to those symptoms you feel before and when you are menstruating. Here are 16 … Read More