Third Trimester


5 Things Every Mother Should Know Before Baby

Friday, August 24, 2018 By Nina Spears
5 Things Every Mother Should Know Before Baby | Baby Chick

There are a lot of things that women say they wish they would have known before they had their baby. You obviously know that having a baby is going to change your life forever, but what do experienced moms wish they’d known before little ones came along? Here are the top five things moms have […]

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5 Ways to Reduce Swollen Feet During Pregnancy

Thursday, August 23, 2018 By Jennifer Scott
5 Ways to Reduce Swollen Feet During Pregnancy | Baby Chick

Pregnancy is considered to be a beautiful, life changing experience by most.  But that doesn’t mean everything that comes along with pregnancy is beautiful. One of the most notorious side effects of pregnancy are swollen feet. Now, swollen feet may seem to be an insignificant problem, but it can often be much more problematic and […]

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3 Easy Freezer Meals to Make Before Baby

Thursday, August 16, 2018 By Kate Horney
3 Easy Freezer Meals to Make Before Baby | Baby Chick

When you’re a new mom who is tired, sleep deprived, and has a newborn attached to you 24/7, the last thing you want to do was go to the grocery store and then spend hours in the kitchen to make a healthy meal. To make things easier on you, consider stocking up on crockpot freezer […]

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When to Go to the Hospital in Labor

Thursday, August 16, 2018 By Nina Spears
When to Go to the Hospital in Labor | Baby Chick

A question that every pregnant woman has (who is having their baby in a hospital) is….when is the right time to go to the hospital when in labor? A lot of women get so excited by their first contractions that when they finally start getting stronger and more frequent, they head straight to the hospital to […]

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What to Wear at a Hospital Birth

Thursday, August 2, 2018 By Nina Spears
What to Wear at a Hospital Birth | Baby Chick

Almost every woman I know has this problem. They have nothing to wear…with a closet full of clothes. You know what I’m talking about. I feel like I have this problem almost every morning. What am I going to wear? Obviously, what you wear can help you feel more beautiful and confident each day. And with that confidence, it can also affect […]

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Questions to Ask During a Maternity Hospital Tour

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 By Nina Spears
Questions to Ask During a Maternity Hospital Tour | Baby Chick

Are you planning on having your baby in a hospital? If so, it’s important to sign up for a maternity hospital tour so that you know where you are going, where to park, and what your hospital is going to be like when you’re having your baby. The great thing is that hospital tours are free, […]

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To Wax or Not to Wax Before Giving Birth

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 By Jessica Tomes
To Wax or Not to Wax Before Giving Birth | Baby Chick

Many women (and even their medical practitioners) will tell you there’s nothing wrong with a little pampering before the “Big Day.” (Baby’s Delivery Day, that is.) And when you think about it, this is actually a really smart idea. Veteran mommies can tell you, there’s no tired like new baby tired. Trust us on this. […]

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8 Tips for Surviving the Last Month of Pregnancy

Friday, July 27, 2018 By Quinn Kelly
8 Tips for Surviving the Last Month of Pregnancy | Baby Chick

So you’ve made it through 35 weeks of pregnancy. And now you are finally in the final stretch. You see the light at the end of the tunnel. You have about a month left to go, but you find yourself starting to lose patience. And heart. Your pregnant belly is causing strain on your back. […]

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6 Hip Opening Stretches To Do During Pregnancy

Friday, July 20, 2018 By Nina Spears
6 Hip Opening Stretches During Pregnancy | Baby Chick

Stretching and exercise is so important during pregnancy. Why, you ask? Well, now that you’re carrying around extra weight and fluids, it can make you feel sore, tired and downright uncomfortable. Stretching during your pregnancy helps relieve your aching joints, reduce muscle tension, relieve lower back pain, increase flexibility, help you relax, and, BEST of all, better […]

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Why You Don’t Want to Schedule an Induction

Thursday, July 5, 2018 By Nina Spears
Why You Don't Want to Schedule an Induction | Baby Chick

A common decision that many parents face today during pregnancy is whether or not they should be induced. An induction happens when the labor of a pregnant woman is artificially started. Usually with the synthetic form of oxytocin, pitocin. What parents need to learn is that it’s not always a good idea to get induced unless […]

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