Laila Ali

Photography by John RussoStyling by Sarah Stanley On Location at the Ritz-Carlton, Marina Del ReyPregnancy magazine: When is the baby due? Laila Ali: I don’t put a due date on the baby, whenever he’s ready to come out.Have you had any cravings? I’ve always had a sweet tooth …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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. …

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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 …

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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

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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 …

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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

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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 …

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