You're nearing your due date, getting those last minute lists crossed off and you're excited to meet your baby! Unfortunately you've also been experiencing an all to common problem that many pregnant parents experience during the last leg of pregnancy: Braxton Hicks contractions (false labour).
Try out these tips to help ease Braxton Hicks contractions.
Sleep in the third trimester is often hard to find. Not because you aren't tired, but because you can't get comfy. With your growing belly and urgent need to pee at 3am it's kind of like mother nature is training you to survive on broken sleep. We're hoping to help you out with some of our favorite ways to get comfortable. We can't promise a solid 8 hours, but hopefully we can help a little. Avoid caffeine too late in the day. We can sometimes get into a cycle of being overtired midway through the day so we reach for a coffee or higher caffeine drink later in the afternoon, unfortunately this can cause restless sleeps later on. Try having...
Baby feeding is something every new parent looks into. Whether you're breastfeeding or bottle feeding, the topic of baby bottles will probably come up. With so many on the market it can be tough deciding which ones you want to buy. Last week I asked our followers on IG and FB which ones they liked. These are a few of the ones brought up.
We will be welcoming a new addition to the family in the new year, and what better topic to discuss than how to help prepare an older sibling for a new babies arrival. As a mother to four, we have tried various ways to help our older children adapt to a new bundle over the years.