About Pregnancy Editors

Here are my most recent posts

Never 9 to 5

By Cynthia RamnaraceBeing awakened by a crying newborn night after night takes a toll. But parents take comfort in knowing baby will eventually sleep through the night—and that they will, too.But what about obstetricians, who spend their nights attending births? Have you wondered how …

no Comments >>    Read more >>

If Your OB Was Your BFF…

By Christy RippelIf you met your ob/gyn over coffee rather than a pair of stainless steel stirrups, she’d probably let you in on some doctor secrets she doesn’t share with every pregnant patient. “With girlfriends, my advice can be a little different because I know them well and …

no Comments >>    Read more >>

Have No Fear

By Meagan FrancisIt’s no wonder pregnancy makes some women nervous. Life is about to change in a huge way, and, in the meantime, there’s a baby growing inside whose well-being she feels utterly responsible for. And, of course, that child is going to have to come out somehow!Whether …

no Comments >>    Read more >>

Productive and Pregnant

By Erin Gifford Pregnancy is a full-time job, which makes it tough when you’re also working an actual full-time job. Juggling meetings and deadlines with doctor’s visits and morning sickness is a struggle, but you can get through 40 weeks and still make the most of your 40 working hours. …

no Comments >>    Read more >>

Right On Time

Elliott at 4 monthsBy Claire SmithI planned a lot when I was expecting. So did my husband. We subscribed to all the magazines and read every possible published word on pregnancy. I knew the inner workings of each aspect of human gestation. We organized and charted and worked on getting our …

no Comments >>    Read more >>

Little Windows Cool Photo Jewelry Kit

Every mom needs a keepsake-or several! The Little Windows Cool Photo Jewelry Kit gives you all the makings for three adorable necklaces, plus a bit more. $48

no Comments >>    Read more >>

Suprisingly Happy

By Jennifer L.W. FinkElizabeth Johnson’s fourth pregnancy was a complete surprise. Just a few months earlier, her physician had told her she was probably in perimenopause. Her youngest child was in first grade and she’d recently given away all her baby gear. So, when she found out she …

no Comments >>    Read more >>

Erin Condren Baby Announcements

Erin Condren's festive line of baby announcements and note cards are second only to a personal visit from the proud mama herself. $38–$125

no Comments >>    Read more >>

Imagine That!

Watching a toddler's brain tick is a wondrous thing. Sitting at the dinner table with Julia and she's wearing her new furry red hat. It's adorable. I say something to her, calling her Julia and she snaps back at me, "I'm not Julia, I'm Sophia!""Oh, but I thought you were Julia.""No, when …

no Comments >>    Read more >>

The Theory of Three

So many mothers I know are unhappy. It’s no wonder. Much as I love being a mother and adore my children, the monotony and Sisyphean nature of the work can often make even the most well grounded mama want to bury her head and sob.But not me (at least not most days) because I ascribe to the …

no Comments >>    Read more >>

Social links

BC Baby Registry 101

don't lazy load me

Download the app banner



new newsletter signup form

Subscribe to our newsletter

* indicates required
/ / ( mm / dd / yyyy )
Newsletter Type

current issue topbar

Our latest issue – Click to sample!

Download bottombar


space

Popular posts

Popular Posts

Facebook comments

Burst code