5 Ways to Creatively Remember Your Pregnancy

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Creative Ways To Remember Your Pregnancy

Creative Ways To Remember Your Pregnancy You work hard to create that baby. Okay, maybe not the actual “making the baby” in how you got pregnant — but once you are pregnant, growing a child is work.  As much work as being pregnant can be, the time flies by quickly and before you know it your baby is graduating from high school. Help capture the moments during … [Read more...]

30 Weeks Pregnant

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30 Weeks Pregnant

30 Weeks Pregnant Wow. Here I am. 30 weeks pregnant – AGAIN. This week brings a total of 149 weeks of me being pregnant. Not sure if I deserve a trophy or a box of tissues to cry about that, but anywho – we are making this happen, 1 day at a time. This past week I had a lovely visit with the world’s best gyno – Dr. P. She was her fabulous self, despite … [Read more...]

Planning Maternity Leave

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Planning Maternity Leave Can Be A Challenge. Here Are Some Tips to Help!

Planning Maternity Leave In approximately 9 weeks, my maternity leave from my job starts. Working while pregnant is a blessing for me. The next several weeks I have some major planning ahead to make sure all is smooth sailing for my team and co-workers while I'm out of the office enjoying our new little baby. This being my 4th kiddo - I've had my fair share of maternity … [Read more...]

Working Moms – Who Are They and How Many?

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How many working moms are there?

How many moms are working? Here is a recent study on working moms released by the Bureau of Labor Stats (study released March 2011). Working Mother Stats - How Many Moms are Working? The labor force participation rate--the percent of the population working or looking for work--for all mothers with children under 18 was 70.8 percent in 2010, down from 71.4 percent in … [Read more...]

Rules for Touching the Baby Belly

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Rules for touching the baby belly

I know, it's obnoxious. And apparently it's a magnet for strange touches. Yes. I am talking about touching the baby belly. I have had some crazy experiences with strangers and some comical ones with children. Z has this friend who is a 5 year old boy. He came up, started talking to the baby belly and touching it. You'd think it was his teddy bear or something. So … [Read more...]