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Glass in Huggies Wipes: Hoax or Fact?

A recent viral Facebook video has sent parents scrambling to check their packets of Cucumber Huggies Wipes for glass shards. Despite the viral video, it seems that the information is incorrect; there is no glass on or in the wipes.…

Please Don’t Post Your Naked Maternity Photos Online

I love pregnancy and birth photos (confession: even more than I love baby photos). As a birth doula, I have no problem with female nudity during pregnancy and birth, especially as I understand all the amazing things a woman’s body…

My 10 Favorite Parenting Blogger Affiliates

I’ve had several people ask me how I make money on my site. I always thought that to make money off affiliates, you had to write product oriented or review style posts. I’ve found this to be very much untrue,…

3 Ingredient DIY Postpartum Body/Belly Wrap Recipe

You’ve probably heard all about the [Insert Brand Name Here] magical belly wraps which sell for $25 each and need to be repeated every few months to maintain the desired effect. Warning: Body wraps aren’t proven to achieve much, other…

13 Things Pregnant Women Won’t Tell Their Doctor

Most pregnant women keep secrets, sometimes because they feel guilty, other times simply because they’re embarrassed or think that their doctor will tell them not to. Is it a good idea not to tell your doctor these things? That’s your…

Can Breastfeeding Make Dandruff Worse?

Breastfeeding can give you dandruff – who knew! Not every woman will get dandruff from breastfeeding, but dry skin, eczma and dandruff are not uncommon in breastfeeding mothers. Some of the reasons breastfeeding causes dandruff in some women include: An…