Planning your Maternity Leave. Know your benefits. Questions to Ask.

Planning your Maternity Leave. Know your benefits. Questions to Ask.

Planning your maternity leave can be overwhelming, especially when you have 5 million other things on your mind! An important first step is identifying all of your benefits. This guide is designed to help you with that process. First, consider all benefits provided through federal, state, or city laws. Then, communicate with your human resources department to identify employer-provided benefits. See this post for specifics!

Having a Baby on a Small Budget

Having a Baby on a Small Budget

There’s no way around it – having a baby costs money. But, the total amount you spend during that first year can vary drastically, depending on how you go about things. My husband and I were on a tight budget when our daughter was born.…

External Cephalic Version

External Cephalic Version

Is your baby breech? Are you considering an External Cephalic Version? This post is for you! It’s full of facts about the procedure, including a list of variables that may make your chances of success higher or lower. At the end of the post, you will find additional resource links.

12 potential ways to turn a breech baby

12 potential ways to turn a breech baby

Having an ultrasound that reveals your baby is breech can be devastating, especially if you’ve been mentally preparing yourself for a vaginal birth. I was so disappointed to learn my baby was breech at 33 weeks gestation. I tried not to panic. After all, the…