8 Tips For Surviving the Heat While Pregnant

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I've only been pregnant once in the summer, and I'm currently due with my second in October, meaning I'll be pregnant all summer again. During these months, it's important to take care of yourself and your growing baby.  How hot of a summer you'll be experiencing depends on your location, and as I live in the Northeast portion of the country, we get hit hard with humidity. The … [Read more...]

Six Great Pregnancy Apps / Websites

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I'm currently pregnant with my second child, and I've noticed many differences between my first pregnancy and this one. With my first, I never had enough information. I loved reading about the daily developments of my baby. I really thrived on knowledge.This time around, I am equally excited to be growing my baby. However, I have spent very little time reading about my … [Read more...]

Six Helpful Pregnancy Books

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Whether you're pregnant for the first time or fifth, I find it good practice to read up on all of the changes that are occurring within your body. If you've done any searching, whether online or in a bricks and mortar, you've likely noticed that there are hundreds, if not thousands, of books and resources available.I've narrowed down the overwhelming number of options to … [Read more...]

REVIEW: Rainier Convertible + Booster Car Seat from Diono

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One of the biggest questions we get at Baby Gizmo is what car seat is good for fitting three across the back seat of a sedan or SUV. There are only a few choices that can make this happen on the market and Diono is one of those brands that has it! Our friends at Pregnancy Magazine have a full review on one of their favorite Diono car seats - the Rainier.If you’re hoping … [Read more...]

Does having heartburn during pregnancy mean your baby has a lot of hair?

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Was your baby’s hair the cause of your heartburn?While searching for natural pregnancy tips to relieve heartburn, you may have come across claims surrounding the link between heartburn during pregnancy and the amount of hair that your baby has. Some people think that if your baby has a lot of hair, this could be what’s causing heartburn. But is this true, or just another … [Read more...]