Parenting solo can be a tough job, no matter how extensive and loyal your support network is. Balancing your career and obligations at home with preparing for your newborn can be enough to drive any sane woman over the edge. Keeping these four things in mind can help any single mom gain more insight and feel like she has a sense of direction in the coming … [Read more...] about 4 things every single mom should know
When a baby's on his or her way, there is no shortage of resources for single mothers or those who have long-term, committed partners by their sides for planning the labor and delivery. There are so many things that women need to keep in mind when you're getting ready for baby. However, one thing that is often overlooked is the decision whether or not to donate your baby's … [Read more...] about What are you doing with your baby’s cord blood?
The spookiest time of the year is officially in full swing, and while you may be busy getting ready for baby, the fact is, there's no better season for celebrating your growing bump than Halloween! From a devilishly sleek ensemble to a scary mummy costume, there's no shortage of fun-filled getups that you can rock during this time of year. However, if you really want to be a … [Read more...] about 4 great ways to dress up your bump for Halloween
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 … [Read more...] about The working mom’s survival guide: 7 tips for work-life balance
Feel like partying hard this New Year's Eve despite your pregnancy? While a glass of champagne won't do you or your unborn baby any harm, you can't indulge in as much alcohol as you may wish, which might put a damper on the festivities if everyone around you is joyfully imbibing. Instead of sulking over your lack of bubbly or fancy cocktails, try mixing up a few of these … [Read more...] about 14 New Year’s mocktails that won’t make you feel left out