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Pregnancy Love: #5 : Telling the Grandparents

  Focusing on #Pregnancy Love, I want to take a moment to celebrate  the sweet moment you tell your Parents they will be GRANDPARENTS!                                                                                            https://pixabay.com/photo-1434575/ This pregnancy is a special moment for you and your parents. It is a moment for them to see you as parents and experience the joys seeing you experience the… Continue reading Pregnancy Love: #5 : Telling the Grandparents

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Pregnancy Love : #4: First Ultrasound

Focusing on #Pregnancy Love, I want to take a moment to celebrate  Seeing   your Baby For the First Time on Ultrasound                                                                   https://pixababy.com/photo-3083446/ It is a wonderful feeling to know you are pregnant, to have feel pregnancy symptoms and know there is life within. Take that feeling and multiply it by 100- when you have your first ultrasound… Continue reading Pregnancy Love : #4: First Ultrasound

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Pregnancy Love #1: Positive Pregnancy Test

Focusing on #Pregnancy Love, I want to take a moment to celebrate  the POSITIVE PREGNANCY TEST! Your pregnancy journey may have began with challenges. Your journey may have been long waited with anticipation and nervousness. A desire you wanted more than anything, counting the days until that little stick tells you : You are Pregnant!  Or… Continue reading Pregnancy Love #1: Positive Pregnancy Test

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February : Pregnancy Love Month

February : The Love Month Pregnancy is beautiful, amazing, miraculous. What better time to celebate the Miracle of life than during the Month of Love: February! The Month of February is a fun time to celebrate everything there is to Love about Pregnancy. Often we hear about the Pregnancy Woes, complications, pains, aches and discomforts. ( All… Continue reading February : Pregnancy Love Month

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Reducing the Risk of Birth Defects

The road of pregnancy is not always smooth and joyful. There are times when you are met with challenges and unexpected results. Birth Defects are one of those road blocks that stop you in your tracks and cause you to travel an unexpected road. While this may not be the journey you want or the… Continue reading Reducing the Risk of Birth Defects

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Surviving Postpartum Depression: You are not alone

This week ABC television show: Black-ish , aired the episode 'Mother Nature'. This episode captured the very real phenomenon of Postpartum Depression (PPD). While watching this episode, I begin to reflect on the miracle of pregnancy and the journey of pregnancy that is not always so pretty:  Postpartum Depression. Postpartum Depression is real and it is… Continue reading Surviving Postpartum Depression: You are not alone

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Dear High Risk Moms

Dear High Risk Moms, While I'm not proclaiming to know exactly what you are going through and cannot fully understand every thought you are having. I know you have chosen to have a baby and with that baby comes  dreams and hopes of an amazing pregnancy journey and a beautiful healthy baby.   However at… Continue reading Dear High Risk Moms

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Baby Shower

Your pregnancy journey may be filled with nausea, joy, fatigue, excitement, happiness pregnancy symptoms you never knew could occur... basically a roller coaster of emotions and experiences...then you take an expected turn and arrive at your..... Baby Shower 🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉 Hosted by your family and friends to Celebrate you and your new baby This is the time for… Continue reading Baby Shower

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Surviving the Summer with a Baby Bump

Summer ‘Bumpin’ (Baby Bumpin)Sing to the tune of Grease’s Summer NightsSummer Bumpin and having some fun!Summer Bumpin it happened so fastI’m carrying a human that’s as cute as can beI’m your mommy; want the best for you and mePregnant days are drifting away, to uh oh thosedelivery dayBaby Boy Baby GirlSummer Pregnancy Many women experiencing pregnancy… Continue reading Surviving the Summer with a Baby Bump

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Working While Growing a Human

Working while extremely tired, nauseated, bloated, vomiting, back aching, legs heavy, urinating every 10 minutes, performing on your job at 100% can be difficult while growing an entire human.  This can be an emotional and physically challenging task as you carry and prepare for the birth of your baby.  However, it can be done and be… Continue reading Working While Growing a Human