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The Dirty Little Secret About Pregnancy Weight Gain

The Dirty Little Secret About Pregnancy Weight Gain

Last week, my 31-week ob/gyn appointment started off with me stepping on the scale.I glanced at the number, and then I saw the nurse jot it down.The recommended healthy weight gain during pregnancy is 25-35 pounds.Total. For your whole pregnancy.I'll get back to the expert advice in ... read more

When Working Mom Guilt Strikes at Daycare Drop-Off

When Working Mom Guilt Strikes at Daycare Drop-Off

My youngest daughter is almost 2 years old, and she’s never been to daycare.Until last week.We’ve always had a bit of a hodge-podge childcare setup for Bailey.When I went back to my corporate job after maternity leave, I stretched my vacation hours as long as possible to give me what ... read more