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11 Ways To Save Money While Shopping Online in 2017

Tired of driving from store to store, but unsure about internet retailers? These 11 tips will help you save money while shopping online.

Personal Finance

How to Create a Beautiful and Inexpensive Gallery Wall

Hey friends! So <b>gallery walls</b> have been around for quite some time now, and I don’t think they’re going anywhere. Can you blame everyone for loving …

Home Decorating

Twin Products to Make Your Life Easier

<i>Twins: double trouble or double the fun?</i> Either way, you are about to have your hands full with not just one, but two babies! Check out Daily Mom’s …

Easter Essentials for Kids 2017

Easter is a special time for kids. The magic of the Easter bunny, hunting for Easter eggs, and the beginning of warm weather can make for some …

Five Tips to Ease Morning Sickness That You Haven’t Heard Before

Not fun. That’s how new mom <b>Ali Fedotowsky</b> described her first trimester of pregnancy. “I was sick all the time,” the season 6 <i>Bachelorette</i> star wrote …

Pregnancy

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7 TEDTalks to guide you from pregnancy to parenthood

Admit it, the last time you attended class was in a lecture hall — decades ago. But you’re so not done with that whole learning thing, and if you’re like many of us, you’re yearning for a little intellectual stimulation between the diaper changes and late-night feedings. Of course, nothing can …

Parenting

Top 7 embarrassing pregnancy symptoms

As you probably know by now, there are a lot of changes that happen during pregnancy, and while some are miraculous (hello, there’s a baby in …

8 Postpartum Depression Symptoms You Need to Know

Giving birth is tough—it’s not called ‘labor’ for nothing. And what happens next? No rest for the weary. Instead, this fragile, helpless human being …

5 Natural Ways to Beat Morning Sickness

There’s no way around the fact that morning sickness is one of the less glamorous parts of pregnancy. You’re supposed to have that motherly glow, and instead, you’re sweaty and pale from — well, you get the picture. And who named it “morning” sickness, anyway? Your belly is swishing, swaying, …

'The Little Embryo That Could': The World of IVF Fashion for Babies

Over five million babies have been born through IVF since its invention in 1978, but few parents are comfortable with discussing the procedure openly. Some are now trying to change that—starting with babygros that say "My Dad's a Wanker."<p>There is little to laugh about when it comes to infertility …

Your Guts Hurt, Your Hips Ache, You May Get Sick: Women Describe What Childbirth Really Feels Like

Giving birth to a child is considered to be one of the most beautiful and fulfilling experiences for a woman. But, contrary to popular perception, …

'It burns like wasabi': Women reveal what childbirth really feels like

We all know that childbirth is painful and laborious, but few women have been moved to document every tremor, ache and emotional quirk of the process.<p>Until now, that is, thanks to a thread entitled 'What does childbirth feel like?' on the question-and-answer site Quora. The post has captured the …

A gentleman's guide to childbirth

The Unmumsy Mum tells you everything you need to know about preparing for the big day. Step 1: don’t flirt with the health professionals<p>My husband …

The Truth About Your Vagina Tearing During Childbirth

Giving birth can be so many things: magical, overwhelming, and terrifying, to name a few. But the prospect of tearing below the belt during a vaginal …

11 Unexpected Things That Can Happen During Childbirth (Besides Sh*tting Yourself)

My water broke with my second child at 2:45 in the afternoon. I called my husband and my sister, and I then waited to be picked up as I cried …

Dad's Hysterical Retelling of His Son's Arrival Further Proves That Men Can't Handle Childbirth

"I've always thought of myself as pretty cool under pressure," says Brad Kearns, who runs the DaDMum Facebook page. "But the first time I got that call that my wife's waters had broken, something changed. The excitement of almost being a dad went straight out the window because holy f*ck, a tiny …

'Holy f**k! A baby is about to come out of my wife': Australian dad blogger reports from the front line as his partner gives birth

Australian dad blogger Brad Kearns, aka DadMum, frequently posts about the reality of fatherhood - but his latest update has hit a nerve.<p>The …

What herbs to avoid during pregnancy

<b>What herbs to avoid during pregnancy:</b> During pregnancy, certain foods are forbidden but also be aware that some herbs are cons-indicated and this due …

Pregnancy

More Hospitals Are Offering Laughing Gas To Make Childbirth Less Painful

There are a handful of options for pain relief during childbirth. The most effective by far is an epidural, a form of anesthesia that’s administered …

Thor, Atlas, Zelda: Most popular new baby names for 2017 revealed

With an erratic new president on the horizon, some Americans could be forgiven to looking to the heavens for help next year.<p>Now a baby name trends …

An Apology To My First-Born Child

My love,<p>I am sorry. I am sorry that we spent almost three years giving you every scrap of attention we had, and then expected you to adjust, in an …

25 Things Every Parent Needs to Know Before Having a Baby

• Baby hands are so small and gentle and clumsy and cute and armed with razorblades for fingernails. So approach with caution.<br>• The meaning of an all-nighter is very different for new parents, but the hangover still feels the same.<br>• Getting a baby to drink their medicine is like getting someone with …

Popular Baby Names 2017: Future Trends Include Inspiration From Mythology And Feminist Icons

Some of these are unexpected.<p>Popular baby names in 2017 will be those that “defy convention”, the co-founder of a baby naming website has said.<p>Pamela …

The 15 Funniest Baby Name Predictions for 2017

"Congrats on the new baby girl! What's her name?" "Nasty woman."<p>While everyone on Pinterest is freaking out about the new Pantone color of the year, …

Baby Colic - What Is Colic - Symptoms, Signs, and Remedies

You bring your newborn home, and for weeks you marvel at your baby who does little more than sleep, eat, pee and cry sometimes. Then one day a few …

Pregnancy