What Not to Say to a Pregnant Mom (VIDEO)

What not to say

Happy “How-to Monday”!! Today we are tackling the popular topic – what not to say to a pregnant mom! Yes, we had a lot of fun making this video, but in all seriousness, we all know that people say the CRAZIEST things to a pregnant woman. We are here to shed light on the subject […]

How to Respond to Someone Who Touches Your Belly (VIDEO)

Pregnant Belly

If you are pregnant or have ever been pregnant, you know that it seems like an open invitation for strangers (or everyone for that matter!) to reach out and touch your belly. To be fair, some people ask, but unfortunately, the majority do not. Pregnancy seems like one of the only times that it is […]

Baby #3 Wish List

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Let’s talk baby #3 today! What I may “need”, what I want and what I’ve come to determine is pure poppycock in the realm of baby necessities. No, no – not expecting over here! Deep sigh of relief I’m sure from my husband who occasionally reads my posts. But, not expecting doesn’t keep me from […]

5 Ways to Wear Your Non-Maternity Clothes Longer

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Are you pregnant? Congratulations! If you’ve already started shopping for maternity clothes, you know that they can be pretty expensive—especially since you’ll only be wearing them for a few months. Luckily, there are several tricks that can help you wear non-maternity clothes longer into your pregnancy. Here are five of them: 1. Buy looser tops. Since […]

Bump Talk | Maternity Skinnies

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Calling all pregnant mamas! We’ve all experienced that point in pregnancy when our pre-preggo clothes just aren’t cutting it. We transition to yoga pants for a time, you know, to get by and avoid investing in the dreaded “maternity wardrobe.” But as much as I love yoga pants, they aren’t the best choice for every […]

Baby Shower Gift Idea: Hospital Survival Kit

Baby Shower Gift

It’s always a challenge to decide what you are going to bring as a gift to a baby shower. Should you just grab something off the registry or think outside the box? I guess it depends on your relationship with the new mom-to-be. If you are good friends, you might want to do something different […]

5 Questions to Ask Your OB

OB Questions

For someone who 1) spends quite a bit of time below your belt and 2) will be one of the first people to hold your precious baby, it’s super important to really get to know the obstetricians you interview before landing on “the one”. When I was making the rounds in the early weeks of […]

Belly Bandit Mother’s Day Buy One, Get One Free Special

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Mother’s Day is just two days away! To celebrate, we have teamed up with Belly Bandit to offer you an exclusive BOGO promotion just for our Baby Gizmo peeps! This promotion will only last two days – starting today at 8am PST and ending at midnight, Saturday, May 11th! If you’ve never heard of Belly Bandit […]

7 Plus Size Maxi Maternity Dresses to Love For Summer

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Maxi dresses are a go-to fashion staple for most all pregnant moms in summer months because they look great throughout all three trimesters, do much to flatter curves and growing bellies, and are so versatile. With plus sized pregnant moms in mind, we’re sharing our top 7 picks for maxi dresses that are perfect for […]

And we’re having a…

In my first two pregnancies, I found out the gender of my babies at exactly 20 weeks. I couldn’t wait until that ultrasound appointment because I couldn’t wait to see if my gender suspicions were right or wrong. The first time, I assumed I would be having a girl. And I did have a girl. […]