The Pregly Blog
Babies calm down when carried
When our oldest was just a baby, there was one thing that was guaranteed to put him to sleep or soothe him whenever he was distressed…
Fun Things to do During the Summer Holiday
The summer holiday is here (or almost, depending on where you live). When you have young children, the length of the summer holiday can be…
A few days ago on one of my rare ‘days off’, I found myself watching a maternity program. I never used to care for these programs, but after…
Should I Be Concerned about Her Weight?
Being born two weeks early and weighing in at 7 pounds, she was a perfect cherub angel. She had enjoyed her time in my womb immensely…
Why I Decided No More Night Feedings
From the moment of their first breastfeeding, I have nursed both Tristan and Elena to sleep every night. I weaned Tristan at age 2 because I…
Do you worry about your Child 'Being Cool' or not, even when he is only 4?
Tristan started school a couple of months ago. And while on the surface, I have been a cool and collected mom, beneath the surface, I’ve…
How Sister Rivalry can Influence Your Pregnancy
I do wish my reasons were grounded in research since everywhere I look, articles and blog posts keep popping up telling people that natural…
Having another Baby, Yae or Nay?
Giving birth to Tristan, at home in a birthing bath, was such a powerful and strong experience. Afterwards, I felt so alive and strong that…
Beard or no Beard
It turns out that women are partial towards men with beards, which comes as absolutely no surprise to me as I share that partiality…