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Is Childbirth A Labor Of Love?

Delivering a baby

The Agony And Ecstasy Of Childbirth I can summarize my memories of childbirth as follows: Come on, it is time for you to come out now! Hallelujah, finally the time has arrived. Unbearable back pain that was driving me crazy (so I had an epidural). Push, come on PUSH! What the hell do you think [... Continue Reading ]

About Pregnancy And Morning Sickness – It Should Be Called 24/7 Pregnancy Sickness!

Morning Sickness

Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy (NVP) or pregnancy sickness is a much better description than morning sickness as the nausea and vomiting can occur any time of the day or night. Just to make it even more of a mystery, some women do not experience any morning sickness, some have very mild nausea, some have [... Continue Reading ]

Awesome Selection Of Pregnancy Announcement Ideas

Announcing Pregnancy

Your pregnancy has been confirmed and you cannot wait to tell the world about the newest addition to your family! Just take a deep breath first and consider the following: Partner, family and friends – who do you tell first and in what order? How do you tell them? You do not want them to [... Continue Reading ]

Understanding Pregnancy Cravings

Every woman experiences pregnancy differently therefore it is not surprising that some pregnant women have no cravings whilst others have very unusual ones. Being individuals is what makes us interesting. I had no cravings during either of my full term pregnancies but I am fascinated by the weird cravings others have had. Who says pregnancy [... Continue Reading ]