12 Pregnancy Power Foods You Should Be Eating

Congratulations!!! Children are truly a miracle, and while your body is always amazing, it is especially spectacular over the next 40 weeks. You are creating a human being so nutrition is key! Along with pre-natal care and vitamins these power foods can fuel you and your baby’s body to ensure you are both getting the…

27 Foods To Avoid During Pregnancy

Cravings are quite normal during pregnancy. But you cannot indulge in everything as you must have a balanced diet. While most foods are safe to eat, there are a few that should be restricted. Confused? Then let MomJunction help you, as we provide a complete list of foods to avoid for the next nine months….

Shocking Realties from the First Week Home with Baby

If you’re preparing for maternity leave, then you’re probably trying to decide if you should just work up until your water breaks (like I did… more on that later) or take a week or two before the due date and hope that baby doesn’t take too long in the womb. This post is written for the first…

Our Baby Sleeps Through the Night

First things first. These photos were taken by Jeff Cho.   Walking around with a baby is kind of like being famous. Everyone either stops you or tries to avoid you. The ones who stop you always ask the same questions or make the same comments: How old is he? Wow, he’s big! You should…

HOW TO SURVIVE THE FIRST WEEK HOME WITH BABY

The idea of bringing home a baby only like 24-48 hours after she’s introduced to the world made me panic for weeks before she was due. That’s just like 2 days (at most) of nurses helping me! Babies don’t come with a manual, but they really should. Since I’ve done this a couple of times…