Pregnant Pauses Blog

Reasons to Relish Thanksgiving This Holiday Season

Is there anything to be more thankful more than being pregnant during the holiday season?

November 10, 2016

Fall Pregnancy Trends

One way you can embrace the season is by boasting some pregnancy trends. Read on to learn about the maternity items that are totally of the moment, as well as some great baby related items that your little bundle of joy will look absolutely adorable in or utilizing!

November 20, 2016

Baby #2 – How This Pregnancy is Different from Your First

Your second pregnancy may start out being similar to your previous one – the excitement of finding out the joyous news, the early nausea, that familiar fullness in your womb.

October 13, 2016

Eating for Two: A Nutritional Guide to Pregnancy

When you first find out you are carrying an itty-bitty baby inside of you, you become very protective.

August 16, 2016

A Smart Start - The Health Benefits of Breastfeeding

There are numerous health benefits for not only babies, but moms as well. Read on to learn all about how you can get off to a smart start from the very moment you bring your baby into the world!

August 02, 2016

The Ultimate Guide to Holistic Pregnancy

Holistic pregnancy has many benefits for you and your baby. A holistic approach focuses on the whole person and considers not only the mother's physical health, but her mental, emotional, and spiritual health as well.

May 20, 2016

14 Misconceptions About Pregnancy

There are so many misconceptions floating around about pregnancy these days. From what you should eat to what you shouldn’t, the opinions vary based on whatever the concern of the day is. Here are some common misconceptions, however, always check with your doctor before changing anything.

March 20, 2016

Top 10 Romantic Dates While Pregnant

So the adventures have begun, you are going to have a baby! You're alone time with your significant other is about to become limited, interrupted and loud lol Take advantage of the moments alone while you still can and make the most of them!

February 11, 2016

Amazing Facts About Pregnancy

Being pregnant can be hard work; from extreme fatigue to swollen ankles it doesn’t always feel like the miracle of life. It’s important to remember that your body is going through some incredible transformations to create a whole new life; here are 5 interesting facts about what happens to a pregnant woman’s body to remind you just how awesome you are.

January 28, 2016

Top Five Amazing Changes in your Body when Pregnant

I’m sure you’ve heard the horror stories: shoe size increases; stretch marks; and hair falling out. These are issues that people love to harp on about to newly pregnant mothers. It’s really easy for some people to highlight the negatives of any situation whether legitimate or made up. While these things may occur for some women, they certainly do not occur for all women and these ‘negatives’ certainly don’t outweigh the positives.

January 19, 2016

11 Wonderful Gifts for the Expectant Mommy to Give, Share, or Keep for Yourself

The holiday season is an awesome excuse (as if we needed another one) to spoil and comfort expectant mothers. We’ve combed this year’s bevy of gift ideas to come up with the ones we found most snuggly, delicious, handy, and downright adorable.

December 04, 2015

4 Reasons Why You Are A Good Mom Already

So the next time you feel like you have to live up to some standard in order to be a good mom remember, you already are.

October 22, 2015

10 Things Every New Mom Should Tell Herself EVERYDAY

Being a new mom is difficult emotionally. Tell yourself these things every day.

September 29, 2015

11 Quick Tips About Maintaining Your Health During Pregnancy

When it comes to health and fitness during pregnancy, it can be confusing. Our first recommendation is always to check with your doctor before starting a new exercise or diet program.

September 03, 2015

Top 10 Things You Never Thought You'd Do As A Mom... But Totally Do:

Being a mom is hard work. We all said "when I'm a mom I'm never going to do that..." Funny things that we all do and swore we wouldn't.

August 10, 2015

Birthing Experience Not What You Expected?

Doctors and moms need to remember the birthing experience is not a one size fits all. Having babies at one point in time was a more life threatening thing to do.

July 02, 2015

What Not to Eat When You Are Pregnant

Eating when you are pregnant can be a curious thing especially with cravings. Here are things to avoid even if you have a huge craving.

June 11, 2015

3 easy ways to celebrate Memorial Day with a baby

Looking for some fun ways to celebrate Memorial Day this year? We’ve got tips to make some great family memories that even the littlest family member can enjoy with parades, picnics and patriotism!

May 18, 2015

Happy Mother's Day! (and a few things you should know...)

A few things you should know about being a mom.

April 28, 2015

Preparing for the Little Arrival

Preparing for a new baby.

March 06, 2015