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Goldfish Swim School

*sponsored post* Everybody in the pool – and that means baby too! Goldfish Swim School has two Philadelphia-area locations, Fort Washington and Mount Laurel, and offers swim classes for children starting as early as 4 months of age. The Mini Classes (for children between 4 and 35 months, along with a parent) offer top-quality swim […]

Pregnancy Nutrition by Trimester

Sponsored by Nutritiously Yours LLC   Each trimester will bring a different change to your body so keep the following nutrition tips and advice in mind as your pregnancy progresses. While pregnancy is almost always synonymous with unrelenting cravings for ice cream or pizza, pregnancy can also be a wonderful time to focus on gaining […]

Baby Box New Jersey

Expecting Mothers Who Complete an Online Education Program in New Jersey Will Get a Free Baby Box CAMDEN, NJ: January 25, 2017 — The Baby Box Co., the company behind the global integrated program Baby Box University to improve family health-care outcomes and reduce Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Syndrome (SUIDS), today announced that New Jersey […]

why am I still breastfeeding my toddler?

“Why Am I Still Breastfeeding” is part of a “Real Mom Moment” series where I talk about the joys and struggles of being a mom. Past posts include “Balancing Motherhood with Ambition” Confession: I am still breastfeeding my toddler. My 22-month-old toddler to be exact and this wasn’t “supposed” to happen. I hated breastfeeding in […]

Balancing Motherhood with Ambition

“Balancing Motherhood with Ambition” is part of a “Real Mom Moment” series where I talk about the joys and struggles of being a mom. Past posts include Mom Guilt and Dancing While Baking. Many of you know that I left my full-time job last year to raise my daughter and focus on Philly Baby Bump. What […]

Insider's Guide to Maternity Leave

  Filled with fresh, curated insights, The Insider’s Guide to Maternity Leave book offers the best advice on maternity leave in one place: real stories from working moms who want you to know what they didn’t, and expert advice and resources to help you prepare for the unexpected at work.   Update: The book debuted […]

4 Reasons to Hire Birth Photographer

March 2016 Guest Post by Julianne Thomas   4 Reasons to Hire a Birth Photographer Before I even dive into this topic, let me just give the disclaimer that prior to having children, I was not a very emotional person. I never cried in movies, never cried when I had to say goodbye, and honestly, […]

Real Mom Moment Dancing While Baking

  After my first “Real Mom Moment” post  or (shall I say rant) on mom guilt, I felt it was only fair to write about my wonderful morning with my daughter. I had plans to go outside but the weather was rainy and cold so I decided spur of the moment to bake. Now, let […]

Prenatal Exercise Classes in Philadelphia

Whether it’s walking, running, prenatal yoga, or baby boot camp, there is an excellent range of prenatal exercise classes in Philadelphia for expectant moms:   UPDATED   Prenatal Yoga and Fitness Classes by Greater Philadelphia County Philadelphia County Prenatal Yoga and Fitness Classes Montgomery County Prenatal Yoga and Fitness Classes Bucks County Prenatal Yoga and […]


Guest Post By Kristine Golden   Going back to work after maternity leave, let alone pumping at work, was difficult. I stressed about my baby in daycare; I stressed about how much baby was eating; wondering how much he might cry or sleep. I also stressed about my performance at work; about commuting; about pumping […]



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