Regina Spektor missed Grammys because of first pregnancy

Singer-songwriter Regina Spektor's "You've Got Time," the theme song for the show "Orange Is the New Black," was nominated for a Grammy, but despite the excitement of this big first, Regina had another, bigger one that kept her from attending. She's pregnant with her first child with husband Jack Dishel."I would have definitely gone to LA for all the fun, in a party dress and with bells on, if I wasn't so super pregnant at the moment …

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Ciara’s baby bump makes a splash at Grammys

Singer Ciara had an eventful night at the Grammys, first making an appearance on the red carpet and then performing at the after-party with her baby bump in tow. This will be the first child for the star and her fiance, rapper-producer Nayvadius Wilburn, aka Future.Ciara's gorgeous Emilio Pucci gown featured dazzling gold accents that showed off her baby bump beautifully. According to People magazine, she picked the dress out months ago but had to put in a lot of effort to make …

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What to do in your second trimester

Now that you're in your second trimester, you're well-acquainted with your health care provider and are wondering what steps you should take now. After all, getting ready for baby is a lot of work and it can be easy to overlook certain tasks. However, having guidance will help, so here's a list of essential tasks.Attend appointments: Continue to go to doctor's appointments to keep track of your baby's growth and your pregnancy progress. At this point, you should decide …

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Acupuncture during pregnancy: Everything you need to know

When you picture natural pregnancy tips to help relieve stress, you probably envision something along the lines of bubble baths, herbal tea, massages and curling up in bed with a good book. The last thing you'd probably think of is long, thin needles. But maybe it's time you did!Acupuncture is a form of complementary care that uses needles placed in specific areas to provide pain relief and help treat physical, mental and emotional conditions. The practice originated in ancient China …

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What are the best ‘brain foods’ for babies?

Getting your baby off to a good start in life is important, which is why so many moms go out of their way to eat healthier meals, exercise more, quit smoking and cut down on drinking during pregnancy. And while everything you do while you're pregnant affects the health of your unborn baby, his or her development doesn't stop after delivery. In particular, your baby's brain is developing quite rapidly in the first three years of his or her life. To ensure that your child has all …

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What to do in your first trimester

Now that you're pregnant, it's time for some new born preparation! There's a lot to do, from finding health care, to designing the nursery, to shopping for chic maternity clothes. It can be overwhelming, so here's a list of the essential tasks that will help keep you and your unborn child happy and healthy.Start with health care: Providing your child with the best care means planning early. First, check with your health insurance provider to ensure that you're covered …

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Evanescence’s Amy Lee pregnant with first child

Evanescence singer Amy Lee recently revealed that she's expecting her first child with husband Josh Hartzler. The 32-year-old took to Twitter to make the pregnancy announcement, but hasn't yet revealed whether the baby will be a boy or a girl."Ok I can't keep it a secret anymore - I've been working on a very special new project for 2014 - A BABY! Josh and I are expecting! I'm so happy!" she tweeted.Lee got engaged to Hartzler, a therapist, in January 2007. …

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Top 6 celebrity maternity fashion fails

When you're looking for the best pregnancy clothes, celebrities are usually good inspiration. With money to spare, personal stylists and a reputation to uphold, you'd think they'd come up with plenty of chic outfits with cute maternity dresses and stylish casual ensembles. However, not every celebrity knows how to dress a bump. Here are six of the worst celeb maternity fashion fails.1. Kim Kardashian Kim takes the cake when it comes to questionable maternity wear. Several of her …

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The working mom’s survival guide: 7 tips for work-life balance

Whether you're getting ready for baby for the first time or it's your third pregnancy, one of your chief concerns in the coming months will be figuring out how you're going to manage a work-life balance now that you're a new mom. Juggling a successful career and the responsibilities of motherhood isn't always easy, but the good news is that there's plenty of help for pregnant women looking for solutions. In addition to looking to your family and friends for help …

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Is weightlifting safe during pregnancy?

With a baby bump in the way, exercise during pregnancy can be a lot more difficult than it normally is, but that doesn't mean you should stop doing it. As long as your health care provider is on board, it's a great idea to keep up your regular fitness routine, making small adjustments here and there to accommodate your unborn child. The best routines include a combination of cardio and strength-training exercises, but is it safe to lift weights while you're pregnant? Here's …

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