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First Trimester

You’re pregnant! Congratulations! We know that this time can be extremely exciting yet also overwhelming. But you got this! Baby Chick is here to help you feel better prepared for your pregnancy and what’s to come with your new bundle of joy. Here, you can discover tips on baby showers, baby names, health, fitness, babymoon planning, nursery design, maternity style, and essential guides to make your pregnancy journey joyful and well-informed.

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