Light Bladder Leakage – One of the UNjoys of pregnancy and afterwards

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“This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Poise, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #cleanandfreshswitch http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO.” They tell you about a lot of things that will happen when you are pregnant. 1.) The pregnancy glow 2.) Bigger boobs 3.) Expanding waistline 4.) Stretch marks 5.) Gaining 20-80+ pounds But not one … [Read more...]

Join me at the Third Trimester Twitter Chat

The Third Trimester Chat - The Maven of Social Media

On behalf of Philips AVENT, I'd like to invite you all to The Third Trimester Twitter chat! It's hard to believe that just 9 months ago I was entering my Third Trimester of pregnancy. Even though I'd been through it before (1 and a half times - remember Q was born 8 weeks early!), there were still new things to learn and prepare for. Please join me, along with Philips AVENT  and the Noise … [Read more...]

The unexpected VBAC : Edison’s birth story

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So it goes a little something like this... Around 4am on June 28, 2010, after Quincy's crash cesarean my OB comes into my recovery room and says something along the lines of "You can have as many babies as you want, but you can never go through labor again." I was also given instructions to call the perinatal clinic if we had an inkling that I might be pregnant again. To be honest, we … [Read more...]

Things you never say to a pregnant woman. EVER.

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There are just some things you never say to a pregnant woman. For those of you who know, my daughter Quincy was born at 32 weeks and 3 days. So every day I make it past that milestone in THIS pregnancy I breathe a sigh of relief. Which is why, when I saw a comment on my latest weekly belly shot: "Dear god...when are you going to pop? It is time for this baby to be out!!" I was a little … [Read more...]

Isabella & Oliver brings style to maternity clothing!

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I remember being pretty underwhelmed when I found out I was pregnant with my son, Sebby, in 2007. Most of the maternity clothing I found WAS NOT CUTE and down right frumpy in many cases. Talk about frustrating. It's five years later and it's still hard to find fashionable maternity clothing that fits well. You can imagine then, my delight when I discovered Isabella & Oliver - which has a … [Read more...]

Your fake pregnancy doesn’t create breast cancer awareness.

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Over the past week or so, I've seen Facebook statuses pop up on my news feed. I'm sure you've seen them too. They look like this: Now, obviously, this person's friends and family think she's pregnant. She's not. Apparently some people got together and thought that posting cutesy messages on Facebook about being pregnant would help raise awareness for breast cancer. I'm still … [Read more...]

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