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16 Products for Your Baby’s Diaper Bag

Thursday, August 23, 2018 By Nina Spears
16 Things You Need In your Baby's Diaper Bag | Baby Chick

I received these products as a trial in exchange for an honest review.  All images are taken by Creative Clicks Photography As a postpartum doula, I’ve helped a lot of moms put together their diaper bag. I let them know what they need and don’t need when they’re on the go with baby. You don’t […]

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How to Get Your Pre-Baby Body Back Besides Just Diet and Exercise

Saturday, August 11, 2018 By Nina Spears
How to Get Your Pre-Baby Body Back Besides Just Diet and Exercise | Baby Chick

Any woman who has given birth can tell you that the feeling of a squishy belly after several months of a firm belly feels a little weird. All of those months of your baby and uterus growing, your skin stretching, and your hips widening takes a toll on your body. Those first few days postpartum […]

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7 Benefits of Skin-to-Skin Contact with Newborns

Thursday, August 9, 2018 By Nina Spears
7 Benefits of Skin-to-Skin Contact with Newborns | Baby Chick

Newborn baby smell… It’s totally addicting. Ask pretty much every new mom (or any woman ever), and she will tell you the same thing. As soon as you see and smell your little one, all you want to do is cuddle them close and breathe them in. *sigh* It’s normal to have that instinct to bring baby […]

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12 Postpartum Must-Haves: How to Have a Faster & Easier Recovery After Birth

Friday, August 3, 2018 By Nina Spears
12 Postpartum Must-Haves: How to Have a Faster & Easier Recovery After Birth | Baby Chick

All photos taken by Creative Clicks Photography As my due date approaches, I’m thinking more and more about what my labor and baby’s birth will be like. Luckily I am feeling pretty prepared and have all the things that I need. But something else that I need to prepare for is the postpartum recovery period. […]

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The First 24-Hours of Baby’s Life

Saturday, June 9, 2018 By Nina Spears
baby's first 24 hours of life

.You have probably planned and prepared for what labor and pushing will be like, or maybe even a c-section for your birth. But not many people think about what they may expect once their little one comes into the world. Usually it’s a whirlwind of different tests, procedures, tons of swaddling, practicing breastfeeding and more. The first day of your […]

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21 Ways to Increase Your Milk Production

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 By Nina Spears
21 Ways to Increase Your Milk Production | Baby Chick

There is a common fear that many mothers have if they are nursing or are planning to breastfeed their babies. “Will I be able to make enough milk?” Some women are able to produce a great amount and other women have to work a bit to increase her supply. The good thing is, milk production is a demand & […]

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How to Have a Successful Start at Breastfeeding

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 By Nina Spears
How to Have a Successful Start at Breastfeeding | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. We’ve all heard that “breast is best,” but when baby is born sometimes breastfeeding doesn’t go exactly as you plan. Luckily there are some things that you can do from day one–even during your pregnancy!–to have a better start at breastfeeding. And I must say, having a successful […]

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How Dads Can Help a New Mom

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 By Nina Spears
How Dads Can Help a New Mom | Baby Chick

Once a baby is born, many dads aren’t sure what they can do to help. To them, it seems like all the baby wants is mom and the boobs. Dads can feel overwhelmed and helpless and, honestly, clueless as to what they can do to pitch in and help mom and baby. You need to remember, […]

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Is It Seriously That Easy to Get a Breast Pump through Insurance?

Monday, May 21, 2018 By Nina Spears
Is It Seriously That Easy to Get a Breast Pump through Insurance? | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: This post is sponsored by Aeroflow Breastpumps but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. If you’re planning on breastfeeding your baby and know that you’ll need help with some of the feedings–maybe you’re going back to work, want help with night feedings, or you […]

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Why Every Mom Needs THIS Postpartum Underwear After Baby

Thursday, March 1, 2018 By Nina Spears
The Postpartum Product You Never Knew You NEEDED! | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. It’s the Postpartum Product You Never Knew You Needed! If you’re like me, the clothes that you have in your closet pre-pregnancy probably aren’t the most ideal options that you want to wear after having a baby. Everything that I had in my wardrobe was fitted, petite and […]

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