Happily Ever After Maternity

Pregito aux fraises

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Pregito aux fraises

**Je fais de mon mieux pour écrire en français, si je me suis trompé, corrigez-moi doucement! J'adore apprendre et m'améliorer! I'm trying my best to write in french, if I've gotten it wrong, please correct me gently! I love to learn and improve! La chaleur estivale fait ressortir les envies de boissons des adultes sur le patio! Voici une recette de bonheur dans un verre! Une fraîcheur estivale fraîche et croustillante qui fera mouche. Mojito aux fraises! Tu auras besoin de:Menthe fraîche (ou extrait de menthe, mais le meilleur est frais)Mélange pour boisson purée de fraises ou daiquiriCitron vert (ou...

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Pregnancy and Compression socks

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Pregnancy and Compression socks

  Compression socks are often recommended by Doctors and Midwives to manage swelling in the legs during pregnancy, known as edema.  According to What to Expect.com you may need compression socks to help prevent varicose veins, and to help treat edema.   We have some cute colors and styles in a mild to medium compression range. Here's what you need to know about compression when shopping for compression socks. Compression is measured in mmHg. Mild Compression 10 to 15 Moderate compression 15 to 20 Firm Compression 20 to 30 The compression socks we carry fit in the moderate compression range 15-20...

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July Maternity Minute

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Strawberry Pregito

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Strawberry Pregito

The summer heat brings out adult cravings for drinks on the patio! Here's a recipe for happiness in a glass! Bursting with cool, crisp summer freshness that will hit the spot.  Strawberry Mojito! You will need: Fresh mint (or mint extract, but fresh is best) Strawberry puree or strawberry daiquiri drink mix Lime (or lime juice, store-bought lime juice often contains sulfates) Ice Club soda (tonic water or your fav carbonated water) Preparation 10 mint leaves (or more if you like it minty) if using extract, start with 1/8 tsp and adjust to taste. Place the mint in the bottom...

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I'm Pregnant and My Breasts Are Leaking!

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I'm Pregnant and My Breasts Are Leaking!

Leaky breasts during pregnancy is normal! What do I wear to sleep? This is one of the questions I get asked by pregnant moms who experience early lactation. HEA has four solutions for you! The breast pad  Our breast pads are handmade by a local maker named Connie. The Seamless Bra We have two different styles of seamless bras that are perfect for your pregnancy. This seamless style you can cross the straps in the back  This seamless style wears like a regular bra  The Seamless Cami Seamless cami for bigger busts  Perfect for side sleeping because this cami has...

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