Guest blog post by photographer, Brianna Anderson.
Ever since I was a little girl, I knew I wanted to be a mom. As I grew, my passions changed and shifted with age, and my direction started taking shape when I chose nursing as a career path in college. … Read the rest
Now that we’re all settled into those new workout routines we embarked upon in January, it’s time to shift our focus to the really important part: what to wear while we’re getting fit! My friend Kristin McGee, aka The Bendi Girl, tells us about the pieces of her yoga wardrobe that she can’t live without.… Read the rest
Paging Margarita Marasigan, RN, CCE! Margarita, this week’s guest blogger, has some great tips for traveling mamas who are breastfeeding.
As the holiday season approaches and you travel with your baby to be with loved ones, here are eight helpful tips to make breastfeeding while traveling a smooth ride:
- Wear comfortable, breastfeeding-friendly clothing and have a coverup handy.
We’re continuing our guest blog series, where we tap into some of the top experts in baby showers, event planning and design, with another great party idea from Helen Guzman, of Bonito Design. Tell us what you think in the comments!… Read the rest
A Stepparent’s Survival Guide for the Holidays
If you are a step-parent, have a step-parent, or know someone who is, don’t miss this guide to step-parenting during the holidays from MomPrep expert Dr. Kathryn Smerling.
We are right in the throws of the holiday season and nerves are starting to fray even in the best of families.… Read the rest
A Special Gift This Season- Cord Blood Banking
This blog post was sponsored by ViaCord.
Tis’ the season for holiday cheer, beautifully wrapped boxes adorned with colorful bows, and the inevitable question, “Rosie, what’s a special gift that I can give my pregnant friend or family member this holiday season?… Read the rest
Jada Shapiro and Anna Merrill are co-directors of Birth Day Presence, New York City’s premier provider of childbirth education and doula services. They are excited to present a Cesarean Preparation Class on Dec 10, 2014 at Rosie Pope in TriBeCa, NYC.… Read the rest
MomPrep expert Dr. Kathryn Smerling recently gave us all some fabulous advice on losing the mommy guilt that plagues us all. I got so many positive responses that I asked her for more info. Read below for 5 quick tips to break free from the mommy guilt. … Read the rest
I just love finding ways to involve my little ones in every holiday that pops up. Children have a way of making everything seem so much more exciting! I asked Kate Homes of Carried Away Chefs for her favorite St. Patty’s Day recipe.… Read the rest
In time for St. Patty’s Day, I’ve asked the experts over at the Pump Station to give us the truth about drinking beer while breastfeeding – does it help production? Or is it just a bad idea? Read below to find out more…and don’t miss the end where you can find out more about how the Pump Station is fueling MomPrep classes in Santa Monica!… Read the rest