3 Ways I’m Working on my Postpartum Fitness

By April Davis

I feel like I'm finally on the mend from a difficult pregnancy and ready to start working on my postpartum fitness, but figuring out where to start has been hard!  I had just started being dedicated to exercising before I got pregnant and was unable to work-out during my pregnancy because of he... Read More

Tonight We Sleep 7-Day Challenge

By Shannon Breuner Nelson

Our third baby was welcomed into our home with two older siblings and two dogs who bark freely every time they think that a squirrel may be within two miles of our house. While our home may be filled with love and happiness, it's not really filled with what you might call a sleep-inducing environmen... Read More

10 Things I Did As A New Parent That I Would NEVER Do Again

By YourTango

Remember: never second-guess yourself. As a first time parent there are always things you do because you're a nervous newbie who's learning on the go. Or in other words, new parenting is basically trial-by-fire and sometimes it can be explosive, especially those breastfed baby poops. Here... Read More

Creepy-Cool! This Is What Giving Birth Feels Like For Your BABY

By YourTango

Fascinating. The miracle of birth is something we all go through. Sadly, we can't remember any of it. A mom may remember her pregnancy, but have you ever wondered what it felt like for us? What was going on in our little baby brains at the time? Did we enjoy the process of our freedom from o... Read More

Today’s Mama Must-Have Baby Registry

By Ana Connery

Having you walked into Babies R Us or Buy Buy Baby lately? Pretty overwhelming, huh? So is Googling "baby registry" and getting more to-dos than you know what to do with! Stress is the last thing a pregnant mom needs, so we've pared down the essentials you'll really need along with when you'll re... Read More

Up All Night with Baby

By Carina

Baby Lulu went to bed after her bath at 9:15 p.m., but it didn’t take. So she and I watch the Single Ladies finale. She nurses and rocks and nurses and changes and nurses and rocks. We try for bed again at 12:15 a.m., but after only 10 minutes she demands to be removed from her crib. Every ba... Read More

Postpartum Progress

By Staff

If you’re struggling with postpartum depression or other pregnancy-related mental illnesses, you’ve got to check out Postpartum Progress. Learn the 6 things every new mom should know about postpartum depression and when you can expect your symptoms to resolve. You'll find resources and help guid... Read More

Confession: My Baby Sleeps Tummy Down

By Guest Post

I Put My Baby on His Stomach to Sleep Why? The short answer is he sleeps better that way. The long answer is that I don’t think that the Back to Sleep campaign is really all that. Yes, the numbers of babies who passed away from SIDS declined in the years after Back to Sleep was introduce... Read More

My Life Without Caffeine

By Carina

I’m currently living a life without caffeine. Gang, I’m here to tell you, it’s a challenge that no mortal woman should have to face. Full disclosure: caffeine does a number on me. If I drink caffeine after 7pm, I can’t get to sleep until the wee hours of the morning. Even a small dose is eno... Read More

A Third Child? Time to Step it Up!

By Carina

I had my third baby, our first girl, three weeks ago. I’d heard from so many people that the third baby is when things really start to go nuts around the house. You know the stories: ... Read More