Month: June 2016

Food Hacks for Busy Moms: Infographic

Being a mom can be a pretty tough job. From play dates to preschool, there’s a long list of things to do with little time to spare!  While we may not be able to help alleviate the amount of work you have to do, here’s an infographic with a few food hacks to help cut down on cooking time, prep time, and to help you get more for what you paid for. These food hacks can help save time and money with the types of food listed above. If you are tired of your eggshells cracking during the boiling process, you want to keep your brown...

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10 (Mostly) Healthy Summer Snacks from Around the Web

When you’re having fun in the sun, relaxing poolside, it’s great to have a simple, healthy snack on hand. Now you can make your own! These snacks are easy, tasty, and loaded with the fruits, veggies, dairy, and protein that any pregnant mom needs. Come summertime, it’s best to do away with the heavier meals and go for light and simple treats. Check out our list of to-die-for recipes on the web! Pregnancy Superfood Smoothie Ok, let’s start with a personal favorite of mine: smoothies!. They are delicious, cool, and refreshing- what more could you ask for on a hot summer day?...

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Maternity photo shoot style tips

Deciding what to wear for your maternity photo shoot can be a minefield, especially in the age of social media. The thing is, some of us have become quite accustomed to photographing every aspect of our lives; from university to marriage, to after-work drinks, we’re capturing and sharing more than ever, and for the lucky ones, looking oh-so radiant doing it. For the not so photogenic, however, the thought of complimenting that ‘I’m pregnant!’ milestone with gorgeous pictures – think husband kissing bump and gleefully cradling belly shots – is even more terrifying than the thought of an actual,...

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Unique baby girl names: time to colour out the lines

2016 is the year of unique baby girl names Creative and original mamas to be, it’s time to put down your standard baby-name book and do a little dance around the kitchen; 2016 hails the rise of unique baby girl names. Gone are the days of Olivia, Sophia and Lily, and in their place strides (or should we say crawls!) a cooler, more alternative crowd. Meet Delaney, Evadine and Greer. Our baby blogger writes. Decisions, decisions The room is painted pink, you’ve stocked up on little dresses, and you’re starting to wander if she’ll inherit your eyes, nose, or...

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