Pregnancy

How Probiotics During Pregnancy Helps Prevent Many Complications

Gestational diabetes, preeclampsia, development of baby and postpartum depression are things we may stress and worry about during pregnancy. Pregnancy is the best time in a woman’s life to really focus on health. Why? Simple, everything that you do and don’t do right now while pregnant will affect your pregnancy and your baby. This is why I always say…

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How To Gain Less Weight Than in Your Prior Pregnancies

Weight gain, aches, pains, low energy and recovering postpartum are some of the struggles, we deal with during pregnancy. However, I have a message I want to share with you today. We may experience a lot of these symptoms and that can make pregnancy harder than it already is. However, WE ARE NOT VICTIMS of…

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Lactation Brownie Recipe – For Breastfeeding Moms

One of the main concerns of a breastfeeding mom is having enough milk. I remember stressing over it with both my babies. I breastfed my first for 12 months and second for 16 months. While I did take a few supplements to help increase milk supply, I also made healthy snacks like this one on…

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5 Tips For A Quicker & Easier Labor & Delivery

I would lie in bed at night, especially the last trimester and just have anxious thoughts about labor. Especially my first pregnancy, but surprisingly, I was also nervous and anxious the 2nd time. Though I did have a fast and great labor experience the first time, you never know what can happen. Even though, I knew I…

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Foods That Give You Energy While Pregnant

Did you know that your body is working 4,000 times harder, than a NON pregnant woman ROCK CLIMBING? I know. I know… This pregnancy has you so tired, fatigued and exhausted. I remember the days. Usually, I am not a nap kinda person. However, during both my pregnancies, I remember feeling like I needed one.…

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What You Need to Know About Protein Shakes & Pregnancy

Eating and getting the right nutrition during pregnancy is hard, between nausea, morning sickness, food aversions and fatigue. Many pregnant women are struggling to get the right nutrients they need. I understand it’s probably pretty tough to eat healthy meals right now. You may be wondering if protein shakes are safe to consume during pregnancy.…

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