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This Red and Juicy Fruit Can Help Ease Heartburn, Swelling and Morning Sickness

This Red and Juicy Fruit Can Help Ease Heartburn, Swelling and Morning Sickness

Sweet and juicy watermelon may be the perfect fruit during pregnancy.  

Did you know that watermelon eases, heartburn and reduces swelling; its high water content (92 percent) and fruit sugars alleviate morning sickness and dehydration; and the minerals it contains can help prevent third-trimester muscle cramps.  Hallelujah!  Want to know some even better news?

Pregnancy Tips for weeks 4 - 7 : You’ve tested positive. You’re pregnant!

Pregnancy Tips for weeks 4 - 7 : You’ve tested positive.  You’re pregnant!

“Oh Wow, this is crazy!”  

Those were the words that flew out of my best friend’s mouth when the little stick that she peed on showed the plus sign and believe me I got the 6 am call telling me she was PREGNANT!!!!  We were so excited! 

Lets talk about you!  You’ve tested positive.  You’re PREGNANT!!!  I am excited for you but you may feel shocked at the range of emotions you may be going through, happy, sad, excited, scared, ambivalent, surprised, relief etc.  This is very normal.  Trust me, your partner is or will be going through similar emotions.  Not only will you feel like you’re on an emotional roller coaster but you will probably experience physical symptoms also...

Got Morningsickness? Try These Anti- Nausea Popsicles

Got Morningsickness? Try These Anti- Nausea Popsicles

Morning sickness sucks!  There is no candy coating it!  Anti-nausea popsicles might be just the thing to help you get through it.  When my best friend was pregnant and STRUGGLING with terrible morning sickness, I searched high and low for every remedy to help her get through her 1st trimester.  Nausea Pops was one of the yummier remedies I came across.  The key to this...