Tips for the First-Time Grandma

Tips for the First-Time Grandma

Becoming a grandma is a big deal. The day that your child becomes a parent themselves is one that you’ve been anticipating, and it’s easy to get swept up in the excitement of the newest addition to the family. The midwives at Desert Blossom Women’s Care have these...
Maternity Halloween Costumes

Maternity Halloween Costumes

Your baby’s first Halloween costume might be the one that you wear while you’re pregnant. Even if going all-out for Halloween sounds like a chore, you can still dress up your bump and enjoy tasty fall snacks. Here are some costume suggestions from the midwives at...
How to Count Your Pregnancy in Weeks & Months

How to Count Your Pregnancy in Weeks & Months

There are a lot of reasons to count out where you are in your pregnancy—the end of those pesky first trimester symptoms, major milestones, and just plain old excitement to meet your little one, among others. There are ways of counting the days, weeks, and months of...
Pregnancy Announcements

Pregnancy Announcements

If you’re past the 12-week mark, you’re probably thinking about how to announce your pregnancy to friends and family. The midwives at Desert Blossom Women’s Care in Arizona have met numerous mothers and families, and each one announced its pregnancy a little...
Maternity Clothing for All Trimesters & After Baby

Maternity Clothing for All Trimesters & After Baby

For fashion-forward moms, it’s easy to find maternity clothes that aren’t frumpy. It’s important to stay true to yourself and comfortable while you’re going through the physical and emotional changes of pregnancy, so if fashion is your thing, keep it up! Whatever...
Healthy Aging Month

Healthy Aging Month

U.S. women are living longer than ever, with many living well beyond their 80s and having full lives. By 2050, the number of Americans aged 65 or older will be double what is was in 2010; this means it’s important to raise awareness about healthy aging. September is...