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If you are planning a baby shower, be sure to check out these really awesome cheap baby shower favor ideas!
20. Baby Dec-a-Cake Before the shower, bake a batch of cupcakes, dropping in a single miniature plastic baby in one random cup.  After everyone has decorated their own unique cupcake, the mom-to-be chooses her favorite and the winner gets a prize. Then, just as guests are about to devour the baked goodies whole, let everyone know that whoever finds the baby is next in line to have her own!
55 Darling Baby Shower Themes - The Dating Divas

Baby Shower & Alternatives

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Tips & tricks (I'm sure I'll be happy I pinned this someday).
Wow- who knew? Healing your "mummy tummy" :-) Diastasis Recti: how to heal from having kids and get your abs back together.    I didn't know the separation between your abdominal muscles will constantly cause the "pooch" and crunches could actually worsen the gap. There are exercises here that will help to strengthen your core and make that gap smaller. (I might be glad I pinned this someday)
"Strollnetics" full body exercises for stroller walking to lose weight and tone up

Pregnancy & Postpartum Fitness

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Haha, I bet Jodie could confirm this for me.
Morning Sickness: Natural Tips to Avoid the Nausea - The Healthy Honeys
Maintain a strong relationship during pregnancy thanks to these 7 suggestions

Pregnancy

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This is actually not a bad idea... Stocking Up Before Baby Comes to Save Money (and your sanity!)

Nesting

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Nugget On A Budget: what's in my hospital bag.
Before your baby arrives, make sure you've made these 11 medical decisions.

Preparing for Birth

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Cool Newborn Name Tag | 10 Precious Baby Announcements - Tinyme Blog
25 Most Creative Ways to Announce Pregnancy (I love the children's book one!)

Hacks & Announcements

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If you're thinking about getting pregnant later in life, you need to take certain steps right now to help keep your body in peak baby-making shape. The article has tips for women who are five, two, and one year(s) away from wanting to conceive. I'm gonna start doing some of these now, cause you can never be too prepared for the future!
Before you get pregnant: Information for all women

TTC

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Labor tips from a labor nurse...must read later
10 ways to relieve labor pain... someday, I'm going to hug myself for pinning this.
Love this poster! Get out of bed and try some of these labor positions you'll be glad you did! =)

Birth & Hospital Stay

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Even if you're not planning on a C-section, this is a must-read. You never know what might happen.
When I had my daughter at 32 weeks via C-Section, I had done no research on C-sections at all! Boy was I in for a surprise! Check out my latest post to find out 9 things no one tells you about having a c-section! Please share!
Detailed Labor Packing List for Mom, Dad, Baby, and Siblings

C-Sectiom

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Bengkung Belly Binding | Mother NaturAle
Traditional Benkgung Belly Binding.

Belly Wrapping

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Post partum recovery kit: the embarrassing things you'll want to have around for after you have your baby @15 Minute Beauty Fanatic
Bringing a newborn home is so exciting – and stressful!  It really helps to ease the transition if you set up what I call ‘survival stations’ throughout the house (organize your stations before you go
Labor Recovery Kit / Basket! Gift idea for first-time moms - sister or BFF. "This is NOT to scare you!! This is the TRUTH, pure TRUTH!!" ...

Postpartum

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Walking with Dancers: Looking Good While Pregnant
Maternity Must-Haves: From Tops to Bottoms

Clothing

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Having a Natural Birth in the Hospital - Life Gets Greener
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Pregnancy Information: Health, Your Body, Preparing for a Baby
Before your baby arrives, make sure you've made these 11 medical decisions.
When Baby Comes .. a hospital packing list!!   Included in Your Top 10 Favorite Posts of 2013 – Get Organized Today!! Baby Boys, Baby Daddy, Hospital Bag Packing Lists, Hospital List, Pregnancy Info, Baby Advice
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When Baby Comes .. a hospital packing list!! Included in Your Top 10 Favorite Posts of 2013 – Get Organized Today!!
Labor tips from a labor nurse...must read later Delivery Room, Labor Delivery, Pregnancy Workout, Labor Nurse, Everything Baby, Baby Time
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Labor tips from a labor nurse...must read later
10 ways to relieve labor pain... someday, I'm going to hug myself for pinning this. Labor Doula, Pregnancy Pillow, Pregnancy Stages
Get Off Your Back!
10 ways to relieve labor pain... someday, I'm going to hug myself for pinning this.
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Looking Good While Pregnant
Walking with Dancers: Looking Good While Pregnant
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Best Baby Shower Gift Ever: The Postpartum Recovery Kit!
Post partum recovery kit: the embarrassing things you'll want to have around for after you have your baby @15 Minute Beauty Fanatic
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New Mom Survival Stations (Healthy Tipping Point)
Bringing a newborn home is so exciting – and stressful! It really helps to ease the transition if you set up what I call ‘survival stations’ throughout the house (organize your stations before you go
Labor Recovery Kit / Basket! Gift idea for first-time moms - sister or BFF. "This is NOT to scare you!! This is the TRUTH, pure TRUTH!!" ... Bohemian Style Home, Hippie Style, Mighty Mike, Shower Bebe, Def Not, Totally
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Labor Recovery Kit / Basket! Gift idea for first-time moms - sister or BFF. "This is NOT to scare you!! This is the TRUTH, pure TRUTH!!" ...
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Maternity Clothes & Gear
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Tips & tricks (I'm sure I'll be happy I pinned this someday).
Wow- who knew? Healing your "mummy tummy" :-) Diastasis Recti: how to heal from having kids and get your abs back together.    I didn't know the separation between your abdominal muscles will constantly cause the "pooch" and crunches could actually worsen the gap. There are exercises here that will help to strengthen your core and make that gap smaller. (I might be glad I pinned this someday) Get Healthy, Healthy Body, Healthy Life, New Shape, Get In Shape, Mummy Tummy
Dear Diastasis Recti, I'm so over you. - Inspired RD
Wow- who knew? Healing your "mummy tummy" :-) Diastasis Recti: how to heal from having kids and get your abs back together. I didn't know the separation between your abdominal muscles will constantly cause the "pooch" and crunches could actually worsen the gap. There are exercises here that will help to strengthen your core and make that gap smaller. (I might be glad I pinned this someday)