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maternity activewear impact fitness
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Being active during your pregnancy is important for you and your baby, and, bonus, is said to make labor easier.  I believe it.  But while it is easy to find low impact exercises, modern maternity activewear can be a little more difficult.  On a search to find basic yet well-designed

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egg maternity skinny jeans
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There are a few things that you just cannot get around in a maternity wardrobe.  Eventually, those pre-pregnancy jeans will not work, even with a belt extender.  So if jeans are a staple in your wardobe, invest in a quality pair of maternity jeans that are comfortable and go with

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moms the word maternity fall 2012
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October is here and in southern California, the air is finally cooling off with no signs of its departure.  A huge fan of fall maternity clothing, I have been waiting, rather impatiently I admit, for this moment to share my picks from a favorite boutique, Mom’s The Word. Mom’s The Word selects

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ingrid & isabel tee collection
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While there are a couple occasions that call for important pieces of maternity wear, basics are what will get you through these next months.  It doesn’t get more basic than a white tee, a first staple to invest wisely in.  Avoid the flimsy options that force you into a camisole/tee

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Pai pomegranate & pumpkin seed stretch mark system
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I’m hot and cold with stretch mark products, mostly cold.  I tend to be very picky when it comes to consistency and I’ve found oils too oily and creams too thick or too loose.  Then there are other problems that pregnancy throws into the mix, one, sensitivities to strong scents,

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power mama spanx
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I will admit I passed on Spanx despite the utter uproar that the brand has created this millennium.  Honestly, and I think other women may feel this way, I thought I didn’t need Spanx.  I thought, “I’m fit with no bulges I need to hide, so why over-complicate things with

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Cake Lingerie maternity bra
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Congratulations.  Now that you are expecting, expect the need for all new bras.  Comfort is key to a happy pregnancy, and one of the first wardrobe changes needed is a couple of perfect bras.  Look to Cake Lingerie for an exceptional fit, quality design and almost sinful support — go

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BellaBand
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Building a maternity wardrobe can be a daunting and expensive endeavor.  Take advantage of clothing modifiers to make your pre-pregnancy apparel last a little longer, like the Bellaband.  The Bellaband by Ingrid & Isabel is a priceless wardrobe saver that will take you from first tri all the way to

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pregnancy plus prenatal
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Whether you are trying to conceive, already pregnant, or nursing your new babe, there isn’t anything more important that a good prenatal vitamin.  It is so crucial to keep your body hydrated and nutrient rich, not only for your baby’s health but also your own.  Once a woman becomes pregnant,

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Ovacue giveaway
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Trying to conceive can be one of the most stressful experiences a couple can face.  The most frustrating part is most people do not have accurate ovulation schedules.  We do not all have a regulated schedule to follow and need some help.  Taking ovulation tests can certainly add up in

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