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The New Mom’s Essential Guide to The Best Baby Gear

If you’ve ever bolted up in the middle of the night in a cold sweat over strollers, debated breast pumps with your bestie, sent out all-caps emails to your mom friends for their registry recommendations— or all of the above—this is the story for you. To give you the short answer on exactly what you […]

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Registry Essentials Sweepstakes

Enter for a chance to win over $4,500 worth of must-have items for every baby registry! Click here for more information. We’ll choose one winner at random from all entries received. All entries must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. (PST) November 23, 2014. Read the official rules and enter below.   FIT PREGNANCY REGISTRY […]

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Baby Gear So Good You’ll Never Hand It Down

“I love mine! Micah still rides on my back like a monkey in this,” Drew says. ($120, Related: Shopping for Baby Stuff: The 411 on Picking the Best Gear “These were so helpful in sleep training Micah—he soothed himself by rubbing the animals," Drew says. "To wean him from the pacifier, we just cut […]

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5 Simple Ways to Treat Yourself During Pregnancy

Sarah Drew has dinner with a group of moms every other Wednesday night. "And it’s a standing date, so unless I’m shooting, it’s happening," says Drew. "It’s our time to vent, cry and hold each other up. The husbands take the kids, and then the husbands get to go out together on Thursdays.” Drew’s husband […]

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Baby Names: 3 Decision-Making Tips for Parents-to-Be

“Some of the biggest fights my husband and I had were at the beginning, when I had come up with all these ideas, and he hadn’t even thought about it at all—but every idea of mine, he rejected," says Drew. "He had a point, though. He knew that if he had said, ‘Oh, that’s interesting,’ […]

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7 Healthy Pumpkin Recipes to Try This Fall

If you liked pumpkins before pregnancy, you’ll love ’em now: the plant is loaded with vitamin A, which helps your baby develop healthy organs. Read on for recipes that help you make the most of the nutritious fall favorite. Who says comfort food needs to be unhealthy? Get the recipe: Pumpkin Polenta Don’t forget the seeds: […]

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Nine Naturals Giveaway!

Nine Naturals will be giving 3 amazing moms-to-be a full set of Nine Naturals products! Nine Naturals’ all-natural, high performance beauty products are formulated for pregnancy and beyond! You’ll feel pampered and beautiful throughout the day starting with luxurious Nine Naturals haircare to creamy moisturizing body cream to beach-ready sunscreen to body balm to toss […]

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Royal Baby News: Prince George Is Going to Be a Big Brother!

If you haven’t heard, Kate Middleton and Prince William are expecting their second Royal Baby, which makes Prince George a soon-to-be big brother! Here’s a look at other famous siblings, and here’s how to prevent sibling rivarly from being an issue in your very own palace. Related: Fun Ideas for Naming Siblings

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6 Quirky Facts You Might Not Know About Pregnancy

Now that you’re pregnant, you know all about the foods you should be eating and the vitamins you should be taking. But we bet there are some fun facts you haven’t heard of. Watch this Buzzfeed video and see for yourself. 

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Bellybuds Deluxe Baby-Bump Sound System Giveaway!

Fit Pregnancy is giving away a Bellybuds Deluxe Baby-Bump Sound System Valued at $50! Click here for more information. We’ll choose one winner at random from all entries received. All entries must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. (PST) September 4, 2014. Read the official rules and enter below. FAN FRIDAY SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULESNO […]

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Your New Life with Baby Care Packages from Ergobaby: Giveaway!

Ergobaby is giving away two amazing prize packages featuring everything you need to thrive in your new life with baby. Prize Package Details: Prize Package A: Prize Package B: Click here for more information about Ergobaby Click here for more information about Orbit Baby We’ll choose one winner at random from all entries received. All […]

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Pregnancy Tips: How to Survive Summer Afternoons Outside

Shoot to score seats in the shade, but if not, pack a spray bottle to spritz yourself and duck into the AC (or under a roof) every half hour or so. Related: Combat The Hot-Weather Hazards of a Summer Pregnancy Pick foods high in water content (hey there, watermelon!), stay away from the heat of the […]

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