Tag Archives: pregnancy

A Little TLC for Moms-to-Be

A Little TLC for Moms-to-Be

When you’re pregnant, suddenly everything in life is about the baby. You probably used to eat foods that you liked. Now, what you’re eating is “womb service” for that little growing sprout, so you choose your foods with care. ...
Try Easy

Try Easy

Six years ago when I was pregnant with our now 5-year-old son Phoenix, I had the best pregnancy ever, as far as my health and the health of my baby were concerned.  But Sisters, I was sick as a dog, and I couldn’t sleep to save my life. I wasn& ...
Hands Off!

Hands Off!

Pregnancy is like a magnet for strangers. For some reason, the sight of your pregnant belly makes people want to touch you, talk about your body, ask inappropriate questions and share unsolicited stories and advice. (No, I really DON’T want to ...
From Birth

From Birth

My twin sons’ preschool teacher, Stacy, was telling me the story of her amazing daughter Lucy. She explained that it’s always been “talk to the hand” with Lucy, as in””she’s totally in her power, in a good way. St ...
Things Not to Say to Pregnant Women

Things Not to Say to Pregnant Women

Here are some questions I never  asked random people when I was pregnant: “Do I look like I’m gaining the correct amount of weight?” “Can you tell whether it’s a boy or a girl judging by the size of my butt?” ̶ ...
Raw vegan pregnancy?

Raw vegan pregnancy?

For many years, this mom of five was a raw vegan. When she was pregnant? Bring on the steak, eggplant parm and luncheonette home fries. Oh, and her favorite? Homemade whipped cream. Read how our resident Super-mom and yoga goddess, Taylor Wells, ate ...