Top 10 Foods to Avoid When Pregnant

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 12/6/17 10:41 PM

Your immune system is not as robust during pregnancy, so microorganisms that normally don’t bother you could cause big trouble now. There are also substances even in healthy foods that can affect a pregnancy in dangerous ways. Here are ten foods to avoid while pregnant.

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I’m A Pregnant Adult; My Mother-In-Law Doesn’t Get It

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 12/1/17 6:35 PM

There’s a new family member on the way. You’re elated, exhausted, enchanted and edgy about it. And then your mother or mother-in-law rolls in, replete with advice, admonitions and assistance, none of which you need or want now. How to deal nicely with mama meddling?

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Handling the Meddlesome Mother-In-Law

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 10/27/17 11:59 PM

A mother-in-law great but can add stress to your pregnancy and life in general. How can you get through these next months in the most stress-free manner while dealing with this meddlesome visitor and staying sane? Here are four tried-and-true methods.

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Searching For The Perfect Baby Gift? How About Knowledge?

Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 09/7/17 4:54 PM

What’s the perfect baby gift for a baby shower? A subscription to Newborncourse.com is an excellent gift idea. This course, created using the most advanced techniques in online learning, will be a hit!

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Ditch the Pacifier: Gift a Subscription to NewbornCourse

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 08/22/17 10:52 PM

When you think of baby shower gifts, the first things that come to your mind are practical things – baby clothes, pacifiers, the works. But those things are consumable goods. The diapers will be depleted; the baby clothes fit one month and are too small the next. One thing that can’t be exhausted? Knowledge. For your next baby shower, why not consider gifting the soon-to-be-parents with a course from our experts at NewbornCourse? 

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That’s Not What Breasts Are For! Breastfeeding

Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 08/4/17 9:13 PM

BreastFeeding: Why All The Commotion Breastfeeding in Public, Why do people have a problem with a baby on a breast? Google “breastfeeding in public” & you’ll come across recent news articles about another woman who was told to stop breastfeeding. She was asked to “move somewhere else” or “be discreet”. But what gives?

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Facing Infertility – How Will My Relationships With My Friends Change When I’m Pregnant And They’re Not?

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 07/19/17 9:31 PM

Those who are planning (or trying) to get pregnant might feel a twinge of jealousy, but that’s a bit natural, don’t you think? However, if your friend has hoped against hope to become pregnant month after disappointing month or know they are infertile your relationship will take some work on both sides to remain strong. So, how do you tell them you’re pregnant?

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How To Get Daddies Involved In The Process Of Parenting

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 07/17/17 11:41 PM

His body may not distort or tell him he needs to eat some crazy food combo that even you raised an eyebrow at when it first popped in your head, but your partner in this life long venture became a parent at the moment conception occurred, too. Keeping him involved from day one is going to strengthen the unbreakable bond between father and child as sure as the bond between mother and child grows stronger as your baby grows inside you. Here are some some great ways to get daddies to feel fatherly long before the due date and beyond.

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Top Ten Tips for Flying With a Baby

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 06/13/17 9:32 PM

What are some ways one can successfully complete a flight with baby in tow? Follow these top ten tips for an easier (and quieter) time flying with a baby.

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To Suck or Not to Suck: What You Need to Know Pacifiers at Bedtime

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 06/8/17 9:40 PM

There are both benefits and downsides to using pacifiers (also known as “binkies”) to soothe your baby to sleep. We’ve compiled everything you need to know about them right here.

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