Most people can think of someone they know or someone famous who either is a twin or has had twins. As exciting as the prospect of having twins may be, the presence of “more than one heartbeat” is only the beginning of the twin pregnancy story.
We’ve made this trip several times. With the benefit of our experience and that of other moms and partners, we’ve produced this hospital bag checklist to guide you through exactly what to pack in your bag, your baby bag and your partner’s bag!
Bringing a child into this world will be one of the most exciting things you’ll ever do. Many parents-to-be are so overcome with joy and happiness that they tend to forget having a baby also requires some more financial output. Below, we’ll highlight some ways in which you can financially prepare for your precious bundle of joy’s big arrival.
Pregnancy is a wonderful thing, but for most women, there are highs and lows. While finding out that you are expecting can be incredibly exciting, it’s natural to feel apprehensive and overwhelmed too. There is no universal, one-size-fits-all guide to preparing for pregnancy and parenthood, but hopefully, this article will prove helpful if you’re counting down the days until your new addition arrives.
Between 14%-23% of women experience depression during pregnancy, according to the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists, but experts believe the number is actually much higher — up to 70% — since the majority of cases may be going undiagnosed.