PREGNANCY


Big Budget Baby Items to Save for as Soon as You Find Out You’re Pregnant

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 By Hannah Southerland
Big Budget Baby Items to Save for as Soon as You Find Out You're Pregnant | Baby Chick

You’ve taken “the test”, and you are pregnant! Yay! There are baby showers to be had in the coming months and the ability to obtain most of what you need will most likely come from the generous pockets of family and friends. But, I found out I was pregnant when my husband and I were […]

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12 Ways to Naturally Induce Labor

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 By Nina Spears
12 Ways to Naturally Induce Labor | Baby Chick

As you’re approaching your due date, you’re becoming more and more ready and anxious to meet your little one. Your back is aching, your feet are sore, you can’t sleep comfortably, and most of all you’re so excited to finally see the sweet little face you’ve been dreaming about in person. It can be tempting to schedule […]

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The ULTIMATE Hospital Bag Checklist

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 By Nina Spears
The ULTIMATE Hospital Bag Checklist| Baby Chick

There are so many different lists out there that tell you what you need to pack in your hospital bag for your labor and birth. Well, as a doula I have helped many clients prepare for their hospital stay and I have created the ultimate hospital bag checklist that I promise will have everything that you need! NOTE: […]

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Prenatal Vitamins 101: When to Start Taking Them, What to Look For, & What to Expect

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 By Jessica Tzikas
Prenatal Vitamins 101: When to Start Taking Them, What to Look For, & What to Expect | Baby Chick

If you are considering a baby in the near future, currently trying to conceive, or newly pregnant, prenatal vitamins are probably on your mind. Your midwife or doctor will most likely steer you in the right direction as to which brand to take, but you should still be aware of what ingredients to look for […]

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30 Unique Baby Shower Gift Ideas

Monday, May 14, 2018 By Nina Spears
30 Unique Baby Shower Gift Ideas | Baby Chick

Picking the perfect baby shower gift can be tough. Of course it’s nice to gift the expectant mama the things she has registered for (things that she will actually need and use), but if you’re also wanting to get her a little something different, something unique and something great, you’ve come to the right place! I’ve […]

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The ULTIMATE Baby Registry Checklist

Monday, May 14, 2018 By Nina Spears
The ULTIMATE Baby Registry Checklist | Baby Chick

If you’re expecting a new little one, you may be stressing over all the things that you think you need to get for your baby, wondering what you really need and what you should register for. I mean, have you gone into Babies R Us?! The look that comes across women’s faces when they first walk in is […]

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Pregnancy Announcements

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 By Jessica Tzikas
The Do's and Don'ts of Pregnancy Announcements | Baby Chick

Congrats! You’re finally pregnant. You’re probably feeling so excited that you want to shout it from the rooftops or tell the lady next to you at the store—and we can’t blame you! Unfortunately, it’s important not to let the excitement go too far as announcing your pregnancy the wrong way can hurt not only you, […]

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Baby Names for 2018

Monday, May 7, 2018 By Lauren Ramirez
Baby Names for 2018 | Baby Chick

Among the dozens of choices you’ll make for your baby, arguably one of the toughest to decide on is their name: for months, we mulled over baby names for a boy that I was just certain I was carrying, only to discover our little Leo or Mateo was actually a girl. Don’t get me wrong, […]

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Benefits of Hydration During Pregnancy

Thursday, May 3, 2018 By Kate Horney
Benefits of Hydration During Pregnancy | Baby Chick

In addition to forming the placenta and enabling your baby to receive nutrients during pregnancy, water is also used to form the amniotic sac during pregnancy. There’s no denying the fact that hydration during pregnancy plays a very important role in the healthy development of your baby. Some other benefits of hydration during pregnancy include: […]

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11 Ways to Avoid a C-Section

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 By Nina Spears
11 Ways to Avoid a C-Section | Baby Chick

Your baby’s due date is quickly approaching and you are probably now beginning to feel how real everything is. This is happening. YOU are going to have a baby. That means this baby has to come out. If you have started your research on birth and have maybe watched some Youtube videos on vaginal births and C-sections (which, be […]

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