Pregnancy

Whitney J’s Birth Plan

I have been asked by our fans to share my hospital birth plan after I referred to it in our SNAPtv Episode, "Why I'm Having a Home Birth...and Why I am Definitely Not". (watch here) I have *most* of the following approved by my doctors and ...

Top 15 Gender Reveal Ideas

We had a gender reveal party for our 3rd child and it was a blast! Watch the video to see the complete shock on my face! How did you tell everyone what the sex of your baby was? -Krystle K Here are our top 15 favorite ideas: *All images courtesy ...

6 Ways to Stay Sane During the Last Weeks of Pregnancy

I'm the type of person who really believes that, in most cases, babies come when they are ready and that every day inside the womb is important and helpful for fetal development. With my first pregnancy, I went past 41 weeks and had a terrific ...

My Baby is a Pain in the Back!

After having a posterior baby and an extremely LONG back labor, I am now very aware and proactive regarding optimal maternal and fetal positioning. -Krystle K by Shannon Mitchell || BirthAction   While many women hear stories of posterior labors, ...

PUPPPS (Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy): To Hell and Back

I had the rash from hell also. I posted about my experience ( here ). It was an absolute nightmare and I can completely relate to Clare's story! -Krystle K  By Clare Dixon || Guest writer for The Snap Mom After all the problems that ...

I’M SO PREGNANT-VIDEO

This is my jam right now. Reflux, can't bend over, don't know my baby's name and want to eat sushi so bad! Video Source: WhatsUpMoms

Choose to Know: Down Syndrome Testing

What are your thoughts about this? I personally always decline the tests because if my baby were to be down syndrome, I would keep her/him. But I had never thought about getting the tests so I could get better care lined up etc. Very interesting ...

Let’s Stop The Body Shaming of 8-Months-Pregnant, Hayden Panetierre

I thought she looked pretty amazing! It's appalling what the media deems as appropriate to say about pregnant women. I thought she was rocking that bathing suit! by Alesandra Dubin | Originally Published on Parents.com | Feature Image ...

So Why Have a Water Birth? This is Why…VIDEO

Wow! What a peaceful birth! This woman is amazing. I attempted a water birth with my first. I labored for a long time in the soothing water and it really did help me cope, however I had to get out for the actual birth for various reasons. A ...

Rare MRI of Twins In The Womb – VIDEO

This is so incredible to watch! This high-tech MRI was done to diagnoses TTTS (Twin-To-Twin Transfusion Syndrome), but it also gives us an amazing glimpse into how twins share space in the womb. I cannot help but feel bad for the little guy, he ...