• Baby,  Maternity

    C-Section Birth Story: A Learning Opportunity for a Healthcare Provider

    Today I would like to introduce Stephanie. Stephanie is a mum to two furry kids and two human children. She is a physical therapist assistant working with the geriatric population helping them to regain daily functional skills. Stephanie has also recently started her own business as a freelance virtual assistant working to help busy business mommas. Stephanie will be sharing her c-section birth story. What do you mean c-section? It all started with a routine ultrasound to check my son’s size. I went into the little room with the technician excited to get to see my unborn child once more. That excitement soon turned to bewilderment when she told me…

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    Using a digital vision board as a new mum

    Today I’d like to introduce Kristyn from A Human In Training. She is sharing advice on how to use a digital vision board as a new mum. Enjoy! As you enter motherhood, there is so much that you are involved in. So many things are a part of your new everyday routine that weren’t before. These new items quickly take your attention away from what you deemed important pre-baby. Suddenly spending 20 minutes a day on your hair doesn’t seem as much of a priority as it once did, does it? Outside of the normal daily tasks that you have to do to keep yourself and another (much tinier) human…

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    New Mum Blogs: Mum to mum advice

    Being a new mum is a tough job. There’s no manual, guidebook or standard operating procedure to follow. The best way to forge ahead on your new adventure called motherhood, is to get advice mum to mum. You can call your mum, sisters, friends, or check out these new mum blogs, including mummy bloggers UK and Europe, mummy bloggers Australia, working mum blog, and family travel blogs. Hope you find this mummy bloggers list useful. New Mum Blogs The Thoughtful Parent The Thoughtful Parent is a parenting blog that strives to bring child development research into the lives of parents in a way they can actually use. They provide articles…

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    The ultimate Christmas gift guide for new mums and babies

    What gifts do new mums really want? Stylish & Practical Nappy Bag A nappy bag is a must for all new mums and babies. It keeps everything a new mum may need when she heads out with baby – nappies, wipes, nappy balm, hand sanitiser, change mat, tissues, toys, bottles, bibs, change of clothes, hat, sunscreen, as well as mum’s keys, phone and wallet. Hedzup’s Neoprene Bags are perfect nappy bags. They are stylish, but also practical. The neoprene fabric means they are washable. A must when baby may spit up all over mum and the nappy bag. It happens. Neoprene also means waterproof, keeping mum’s and bub’s items dry.…

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    9 must have maternity clothing pieces for your capsule wardrobe

    As you go on your pregnancy journey from the first trimester to the third trimester, your baby grows inside you and your body slowly changes. This means you will need to buy new clothes. For me, I didn’t want to spend a lot of money buying a whole new wardrobe that I would only wear for such a short period in my life. What’s the solution? Invest in essential versatile maternity pieces. Create a maternity capsule wardrobe. Essential maternity clothing Belly belt Belly band Maternity black dress Maternity black pants Maternity top Maternity cami Loose button up shirt Loose blouse Maternity bras Belly belt Essential. Helps extend your wardrobe. As…