First Trimester


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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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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What My Friend’s Miscarriage Helped Me Understand My Own

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 By Lauren Ramirez
What My Friend's Miscarriage Helped Me Understand My Own | Baby Chick

One of the worst moments of my life was realizing I was having a miscarriage. Another worst? Finding out one of my oldest friends had just experienced one as well. Hers happened during the same timeframe, our babies were the same gestational age—basically, it felt like I was reliving my experience all over again through […]

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What New Moms Wish They Knew About Getting Pregnant for the First Time

Monday, February 26, 2018 By Jessica Tzikas
What New Moms Wish They Knew About Getting Pregnant for the First Time | Baby Chick

Whether it’s something that just happens or something we plan for, pregnancy is one of the biggest events a woman will go through in their life. For many, we have an idea of what it means to be pregnant, but while it is a miracle, there are a lot of negative things that new mothers […]

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Receive a Hello Baby Box with your NEW Babylist Registry

Monday, January 15, 2018 By Nina Spears
Receive a Hello Baby Box with your NEW Babylist Registry | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: Photos by Creative Clicks Photography. One of the exciting tasks to do during your pregnancy is setting up your baby registry. It’s an important and very helpful milestone that I personally really enjoyed when I was pregnant. It’s the time that you get to think about how you want your baby’s nursery to […]

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5 Steps to Understanding Your Health Insurance Before Giving Birth

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 By Meredith Rines
5 Steps to Understanding Your Health Insurance Before Giving Birth | Baby Chick

With all the excitement surrounding your changing body, decorating the nursery, making sure everything is in it’s place; it’s easy to feel overwhelmed with the financial side of pregnancy and childbirth. Medical bills can be confusing and insurance coverage differs between policies. With recent changes in health care laws and plan coverage, it’s important to […]

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What you Need to Know about Pregnancy, Gum Infections, and Neonatal Health

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 By Ratna Bajpai
What you Need to Know about Pregnancy, Gum Infections, and Neonatal Health | Baby Chick

Welcome to the second trimester! Your trusted guidebook says that this is going to be the most comfortable phase of your pregnancy, and you’re looking forward to it. Radiating a spirit of confidence, you begin the day with the tooth brushing routine. All of a sudden, your effervescent demeanor seems to be replaced by a sense […]

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6 Early Pregnancy Signs

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 By Sarah Ring
6 Early Pregnancy Signs | Baby Chick

If you have been trying to conceive, you might be all to familiar with the “two-week wait” (TWW). That little slice of time in your cycle post your pregnancy attempt: you haven’t yet missed your period, but it’s too early to take a pregnancy test. It’s 14 days of emotional ups and downs wondering, “could […]

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7 Tips on How to Combat Financial Stress while Expecting

Monday, October 23, 2017 By Meredith Rines
7 Tips on How to Combat Financial Stress while Expecting | Baby Chick

Pregnancy can be such a joyous time. It’s moments filled with wonder and awe as the little one inside you begins to grow. The first time you feel your baby kick is the most amazing and strange feeling. As the days pass you begin to dream of the perfect nursery, what your days are going […]

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Top 5 Essential Oils for the First Trimester

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 By Hannah Crews
Top 5 Essential Oils for the First Trimester | Baby Chick

Using essential oils while pregnant is a topic that is widely discussed. Many people have different opinions on the matter – however, thousands upon thousands of women around the world use essential oils during pregnancy, and have for centuries. After having two babies and using essential oils throughout both of my pregnancies (especially during the […]

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