Archive for Category: "for preggos"

Ho Ho Hold It! (for the Holidays)

Ho Ho Hold It! (for the Holidays)

OK, we all know it’s coming. It begins with Halloween candy and spirals down as Thanksgiving rolls in with all the comfort foods. Then December…

Tummy Troubles Around the Holidays

Tummy Troubles Around the Holidays

“My husband was great and cooked dinner for me tonight. Now I have diarrhea and stomach cramps and it feels terrible! Do I have to go to the hospital?”

Dehydration in Pregnancy

Dehydration in Pregnancy

Summer time. Time for fun outside regardless if you are pregnant. In Florida, we are exposed to extreme heat. Just the time spent in the car as it is cooling off can cause some levels of dehydration.

Is 35 High Risk?

Is 35 High Risk?

You arrive at your OB/GYN office excited about the new addition to your family but leave an hour later with frustration and anxiety as you find out you have just been labeled “Advanced Maternal Age.” So really, is 35 high risk?

Prenatal Doctor Visits: What To Expect

Prenatal Doctor Visits: What To Expect

Throughout the course of your pregnancy, you’ll have between 10 and 15 prenatal visits. This number may vary based on your individual

Miscarriage … I never saw that one coming

Miscarriage … I never saw that one coming

I thought I knew what to expect during the first ultrasound. When the tech started her measurements, she didn’t say anything for a long time. She kept the screen turned away from me.

CRADLE TO COLLEGE BRINGS THE SALE BOAT ABOARD!

CRADLE TO COLLEGE BRINGS THE SALE BOAT ABOARD!

Cradle to College was designed to Give Back to families and community.  The Top 10 Nationally Ranked Kids Sale, held in Clermont (FL) is in its 7th season and features over 30,000 pieces of quality children’s merchandise.  CTC is thrilled to announced that an Orlando original, The Sale Boat, is now part of the Cradle […]

I'd like to keep my ankles, please!

I'd like to keep my ankles, please!

While some swelling during pregnancy is normal, there are a few easy steps to reduce the discomfort it causes. There are also a few warning signs that could indicate the swelling is more than just normal pregnancy …

Wise Investments: In Your Birth

Wise Investments: In Your Birth

Research, Research Research!
Investing in your baby’s birth makes sense. It is one of the most memorable and life-changing events.

Planning the Birth of Your Dreams

Planning the Birth of Your Dreams

Nine tips to help you plan, experience and even enjoy your incredibly meaningful birth experience!

Wise Investments: In Your Marriage and Finances

Wise Investments: In Your Marriage and Finances

Keeping your marriage positive when your bank account is negative …

Wise Investments: In Your Cosmetic Bag

Wise Investments: In Your Cosmetic Bag

Here’s our top list of top splurges – plus where you can rack up the savings when it comes to stocking your cosmetics bag.