Anyone who has been pregnant knows that all the fluctuating hormones can wreak havoc on your skin. It's true! Between break outs, dry skin, oily skin, and even changes in skin color women are left feeling like they are going through puberty again. It's just not fair...but it is what it is. That is where Mama Mio skin care products can help. Mama … [Read more...]

Pregnant?  I thought this was such a cute app worthy of a mention: BellySnaps.  You can take a maternity photo and then use the app to decorate it with cute borders and tag it with how many months pregnant you are! They have cute borders for photo birth announcements too!  Get Belly Snaps on iTunes for $.99   … [Read more...]

I just love the abundance of prenatal products that are available for expecting Moms these days. Where was all this cool stuff when I was pregnant? When I was pregnant with my first, I took these big purple horse pills as a prescribed prenatal vitamin and I wanted to puke for a good half hour after I took them each day. Now pregnant women have … [Read more...]

There were plenty of things that made me freak out when I was pregnant with my first child. One of those was reading pregnancy books. Those very things that were supposed to be sources of comfort and information turned me into a neurotic mess. This is why I love the new release from Erin Bried -- How to Rock Your Baby. This pregnancy/parenting … [Read more...]

One of our favorite pregnancy style experts, Amy Tara Koch, just teamed up with Mama Mio to create a pampering kit which includes her wildly popular book, Bump It Up.  The Mama Mio Bump It Up Pregnancy Style Kit. The Kit retails for $60 (an $83 value) and includes: Tummy Rub Butter (for award-winning stretch mark protection) Boob Tube … [Read more...]

I have had many people tell me about the importance of stimulating my baby even while he is in the womb. They say read to him, play music...anything that can help with prenatal bonding. Although I am not sure I totally believe it, some articles even say playing music to your child in the womb could raise their IQ! Who am I to deny my child this … [Read more...]

Nuka Maternity graciously sent me two adorable maternity tops to get me through the last few weeks of my pregnancy. The  Flutter Top in heather black ($68) and the Kayla Top ($35), fit me beautifully and make me feel attractive, even at 36 weeks pregnant. The Flutter Top in Heather Black (pictured to the left) is a soft maternity shirt with … [Read more...]

At 31 weeks pregnant, I don't feel very glamorous. But according to fabulous Style Expert, Amy Tara Koch, author of Bump It Up ($18), it doesn't have to be that way. Last week I attended her fabulous Bump It Up Book Launch Event at NYC's W Hotel, co-hosted by Big City Moms, and sponsored by Pampers, Tide to Go, La Croix Water, Britax, Wacoal, and … [Read more...]

Hey expecting mamas -- have you seen Chiarakruza's line for Target yet? Since I am a regular Target shopper and I'm pregnant with my third child, I was so excited to review two pieces from the collection -- the Kate Top ($19.99)- pictured - and the Olivia Dress ($29.99).  The flirty Kate Top is a  floral print with purple, ebony, grey and coral. … [Read more...]

I'll be 7 months pregnant at the end of May, when one of my close friends is getting married. I was stressing about what to wear over my growing bump -- until I saw Annee Matthew's gorgeous maternity/nursing dresses. I fell in love with their Carmen Faux Wrap Dress in black ($99). Pictured above in the Graphic print, this lightweight sleeveless … [Read more...]