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Labor & Such

So I've been talking to a lot of moms lately and I seem to be seeing a trend. So I figured I'd see what you ladies had to say. How many of you ladie...


Inducing Labor

My dr suggested at 38 weeks they could "strip my membrane" to help induce labor....


Inducing Labor

I was induced to deliver my daughter 4 years ago, and it did not go well. I was...

Birth Plan

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Thoughts on Writting a Birth Plan?

I just signed up for a free workshop on writing your own birth plan in Pasadena, and I wanted to know what others experiences were with writing their o...


Birthing Plan

I keep hearing to make a birthing plan, but this is my first pregnancy, so I do ...


Plan B

Hey Mothers, I know its weird being on a mothers website and asking this questi...

Hospital Bag

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Hospital Bag

I'm pregnant with our first child and I'm getting all the last minute things ready. What all did you bring in your hospital bag? I want to make sure ...


Hospital Bag,

ok, i feel silly writing this being i was in this situation only 2 1/2 years ago...

Labor Classes

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Bradley Method Vs. Lamaze

We've heard some great things about the Bradley Method, and I was wondering if anyone has taken both Bradley classes and Lamaze classes who might have ...


Lamaze Classes

My husband and I are looking for any information on lamaze class or instruction....


Advice About Lamaze

I have asked all of my friends who have children (including my sister) and none ...

Preparing Siblings

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How Else to Prepare?

Any suggestions on how else to prepare my daughter (21 mths) for her upcoming si...

Visitors During Delivery

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Who Should Be in the Delivery Room?

I am expecting my first baby girl in November. My Mother is coming in from California to be there to see her first grandchild being born. My fiancee wa...



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During Delivery...

So I am really nervous about the delivery to say the least. I really wanted to ...