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A plus size pregnancy

  I wanted to write about something that doesn’t seem to be spoken about much, Plus size pregnancy. It’s no secret that I am a plus size woman, and I don’t run or hide from that fact. I’ve been on the smaller plus size spectrum and the bigger size, and especially when its came to being […]

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Help for Hot Mamas: 7 Sun and Heat Safety Tips for Expectant Mothers {Sponsored}

Namita Kothari, M.D., FACOG, Obstetrician and Gynecologist at East Valley Women’s Medical Group and on the medical staff at Mountain Vista Medical Center and Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital As if carrying another life wasn’t difficult enough, Valley temperatures complicate matters during hot summer months. Summer heat can be especially difficult for expectant mothers due to […]

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The Bump

EVMB Partners with The Bump

East Valley Moms Blog partnered with The Bump to host “Bump, Babies and Beyond” on October 21, 2014. The event was held at Tumbleweed Recreation Center in Chandler, AZ. Over thirty moms attended the event and enjoyed bites from Grimaldi’s, Proof Bread and yummy goodies from Inspired Sugar, presentations from various industry professionals and an […]

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The Truth about C-Sections- One Mother’s Perspective

EMERGENCY C-SECTION! ABDOMINAL SURGERY! These are scary words. But as someone who has both heard and been through it I am here to offer some advice and reassurance on the matter. Did you know over 30% of all deliveries are c-sections? That is 1 in every three births. It is very likely that you know […]

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Intervention Free Birthing, Part 2: Birth Prep Classes

Preparation is key when it comes to having a successful, intervention free birth. I’ve heard it said that people spend more time researching and preparing to buy a new car than they do for the birth of their first child. It’s an overwhelming process, with lots of decisions to be made and lots of potential […]

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