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2nd Trimester

5 Reasons Pregnancy is Sexy

You have tons of stuff to think about right now: Will my baby be healthy? What sort of mom will I be? How long will it take my belly to go down after birth and will I fit into my skinny jeans again? Now, let’s be clear: What does my partner think about my boobs? shouldn’t top your list of concerns. We certainly don’t expect to be your No. 1 priority at this point.

Meet Stacy Keibler: Pregnant Role Model, Fitness Veteran, and Clean-Eating Inspiration

Mom-to-be Stacy Keibler’s priorities couldn’t be clearer: When we were planning her cover shoot for our June/July issue, she asked if she could spend most of her photo shoot not vamping for the camera in glam gowns but instead showcasing the Pilates moves that have kept her strong and energetic throughout her pregnancy.

Master the Art of the Staycation-Babymoon

A week-long babymoon to a new city isn't always possible (if only!), but a staycation can be just as relaxing, if not more.

Yes, Maternity Clothes Can Be Cool

Get More:  See the full Kristin Cavallari cover story—with more of Kristin's fashion secrets—in our April/May issue, on newsstands March 31st or iTunes on March 28th.

Back to Main Page: Kristin in Full Bloom

Kristin Cavallari on Pregnancy, Fashion and More

Cover-Story Sneak peek! (Get the issue on newsstands this week, or iTunes on Friday, 3/28) ----

The Hottest Maternity Fashion Moments of All Time

4 Ways to Find the Perfect Doula

While woman-to-woman maternity support has been around ever since women have been having babies (well, technically, Eve was on her own), doulas are relatively new. After all, the first US professional organization for doulas (DONA, or Doulas of North America; now called DONA International) only started in 1992. This leaves many women wondering, “If I have a labor support partner and a nurse during labor, do I really need doula?” The answer: Maybe.

Sourdough Kale Strata

This casserole can be an easy, hearty breakfast if prepared for baking the day before, but it works for dinner, too. Kale contains key pregnancy nutrients calcium, folate and iron, which helps prevent your baby from developing iron-deficiency anemia. Plus, a single 70-calorie large egg contains 6 grams of protein. RELATED:  See more great recipes for eggs

Best Party Looks for Pregnancy

The Ultimate Holiday Gift List

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