Second Trimester

What Does Team Green, Yellow, Blue or Pink Mean in Pregnancy?

If you’re pregnant and frequently talk with other parents, especially in online forums and chat groups, you may have heard teams of varying colours mentioned – blue, pink, green and yellow. So what does all this double talk mean and…

What is a Potty Shot?

The ‘potty shot’ is slang terminology used to describe the moment during an ultrasound when the sex of a baby can be seen. The term is commonly used in online pregnancy groups and forums. It can refer either to the moment the baby’s…

When Will Pregnancy Feel Real?

You’re pregnant. Finally! The only problem? You don’t FEEL pregnant. Sure, the signs are there, the bloat, then finally the bump. But at what point in pregnancy does it all feel real? When do you really know you’re pregnant and…

Can a Pregnant Woman Cut Grass or Mow?

There’s no reason that a woman can’t continue to mow the lawn if she’s physically able to and it doesn’t go above her pre-pregnancy fitness routine. According to ACOG: Physical activity in pregnancy has minimal risks and has been shown…

Top 10 Pregnancy Apps for Twins & Multiples

Expecting twins or more? It can get a little annoying when so many different items, both real and virtual, are designed for a singleton pregnancy. Fortunately, there are many twin resources available if you know where to look. Check out…

Can I Do a CPR or First Aid Class While Pregnant?

While you’re pregnant, one of your main aims is to make sure your baby is safe. To do that you choose healthy food and exercise regularly – but what about every day activities or physical training you may wish to…