7 Things to Do When You Go Past Your Due Date
Updated: June 14, 2018Stocksy Depending on your personality and/or situation, going past your due date can be arduous or pretty damn convenient. For instance, if you’re a planner and have had every onesie washed, dried and folded since week 30, every day you go past can feel like an eternity.... Read more
The Best Sex Positions During Pregnancy
Stocksy When it comes to pregnancy sex, “Is it safe?” is probably the very first question on your mind. But after clearing that up, you might be wondering how to make the whole thing work. Sex while you’re expecting can be a little different than it was pre-pregnancy. As... Read more
Bleeding After Sex During Pregnancy
Stocksy Spotting and bleeding after intercourse is usually a normal symptom of pregnancy, but occasionally it’s a sign of underlying problems. Learn how to handle post-sex bleeding, and when to call the doctor. It’s fairly common for women to bleed during their pregnancies, after sex or anytime, and those... Read more
“I’m eating chips and salsa in bed and binge-watching season 2 of Riverdale.” – kariann84  “Watching Jersey Shore and paying bills.” – csugirl9  “Playing super nerdy computer games.” – kikia32 “Knitting, eating fried chicken and watching a movie.” – bunhun  “I fell asleep from 7:30-8:30, woke up to watch... Read more
1. Moscow Mama  “Club soda, ginger beer, lime juice and mint leaves. Delicious! Plus, mint and ginger are good for nausea!” – ecameron87  2. Sunrise Spritzer  “Grapefruit flavored seltzer, orange and cranberry juice with muddled fruit.” – fairyq762 3. Mama-ritaville  “Non-alcoholic margarita mix, strawberries, ice and a splash of... Read more
Is Sex Safe During Pregnancy?
Stocksy Your body and sex drive change a lot when you’re pregnant, but it’s good to know that when you’re in the mood, sex is almost always safe during pregnancy. Sex during pregnancy has a lot of perks. But even if your practitioner gives you the green light for... Read more
Sex at 40 Weeks Pregnant
Kristen Curette Hines/Stocksy Is having sex when you’re at the end of your pregnancy safe and if so, will it definitely induce labor? Here’s what you need to know about sex at 40 weeks pregnant. You made it! After 40 weeks of pregnancy (some sweet and exciting, others excruciatingly... Read more
Can Sex During Pregnancy Induce Labor?
Stocksy Getting it on once you’ve reached full-term just might be the ticket out your baby needs. Here’s what you need to know about sex and labor induction. If you’ve hit (or passed) your due date, you may be looking for natural ways to nudge your baby along already.... Read more
5 Things to Know About Infant Vaccines Before Baby Arrives
iStock From the first shot your baby gets at birth to the cost of childhood vaccines, here are a few infant immunization essentials you need to know during pregnancy. While your baby may not have made his or her big entrance yet, it’s important to understand the recommended vaccines... Read more
Cramps and Contractions After Sex During Pregnancy
Stocksy If you’re getting cramps and contractions after orgasm, there’s probably nothing to worry about. Here’s when it may be a sign of something more serious. Did you really think cramps would end when you stopped having your period for nine months? Welcome to pregnancy and all the little... Read more