How To Store Breast Milk Properly: A Guide For Pumping Moms

Every breastfeeding or pumping mom needs to know how to store breast milk properly in order to ensure your hard work doesn’t go to waste. I mean breast milk is like liquid gold, right? Factors like where you store breast milk, the temperatures, what container you use, and how long you store it, can all…

10 Things The Baby’s Kicks Are Saying About The Pregnancy

It is quite natural for a pregnant woman to be full of curiosity regarding her soon-to-be-born baby. How will the baby look? Will it be a boy or a girl? Questions such as these can be answered sometimes with the help of an ultrasound. Yet, there are times when an expecting mother wishes to talk…

12 Pregnancy Power Foods You Should Be Eating

Congratulations!!! Children are truly a miracle, and while your body is always amazing, it is especially spectacular over the next 40 weeks. You are creating a human being so nutrition is key! Along with pre-natal care and vitamins these power foods can fuel you and your baby’s body to ensure you are both getting the…

27 Foods To Avoid During Pregnancy

Cravings are quite normal during pregnancy. But you cannot indulge in everything as you must have a balanced diet. While most foods are safe to eat, there are a few that should be restricted. Confused? Then let MomJunction help you, as we provide a complete list of foods to avoid for the next nine months….

Shocking Realties from the First Week Home with Baby

If you’re preparing for maternity leave, then you’re probably trying to decide if you should just work up until your water breaks (like I did… more on that later) or take a week or two before the due date and hope that baby doesn’t take too long in the womb. This post is written for the first…

Our Baby Sleeps Through the Night

First things first. These photos were taken by Jeff Cho.   Walking around with a baby is kind of like being famous. Everyone either stops you or tries to avoid you. The ones who stop you always ask the same questions or make the same comments: How old is he? Wow, he’s big! You should…

HOW TO SURVIVE THE FIRST WEEK HOME WITH BABY

The idea of bringing home a baby only like 24-48 hours after she’s introduced to the world made me panic for weeks before she was due. That’s just like 2 days (at most) of nurses helping me! Babies don’t come with a manual, but they really should. Since I’ve done this a couple of times…

Signs Your Baby is Done Breastfeeding

Are you a brand-new mother inquiring yourself concerns like “just how often should a newborn eat?” or “is my child obtaining sufficient milk?” These absolutely were the questions I asked myself when I had a new little one in our home. Learning to breastfeed takes a great deal of method. There’s latching on, belching, exactly…

Baby Sleep Problems? 20 Mistakes Parents Make to Ruin Their Baby’s Sleep

Having child rest complications? Are you making one of these 20 blunders that several parents do that can in fact ruin their little one’s sleeping? It is actually all too easy to make a parenting blunder. Most of us do it day after day, however that doesn’t suggest we can’t enlighten ourselves to prevent future…

59 Things You Must Do At Home Before The Baby Arrives

I joined this Lamaze class years ago where the coach was this eccentric gal that had amusing viewpoints on traits. She ‘d mention if our experts possessed a cabinet cabinet, there’s a little one crib. If our team have a floor, there is actually a modifying table. Made me cringe, simply a bit, to think…