Real Mom Stories
Your jaw will drop.
There's no "right" way for a baby bump to look. To illustrate that point, two pregnant friends are sharing a photo featuring their very different shapes.
A New Zealand nutritionist & blogger shares powerful and inspiring photos of her post-pregnancy body, 'jiggly bits' and all. This is what new motherhood looks like.
Another day, another story of a woman shamed for breastfeeding...only this time, the mom was shamed by her own parents.
This mama's Instagram post about the casualties of breastfeeding points out something you might not have known about nursing.
This mesmerizing video shows what really goes down during a breech C-section. You'll be fascinated by this up-close-and-personal view!
The project that aims to change the way you see your motherly figure.
A new hashtag campaign on Instagram and Tumblr, started by moms, is calling on women everywhere to #loveyourlines by posting stretch marks pics in all their glory.
Whether expecting, a newbie or already in the trenches, remember that being a mom can be difficult at times for anyone. In honor of Mother's Day, some uplifting quotes (and a few funny ones!) to make you smile.
You'll never believe this woman's amazing birth story.
What happens when you just can't make it to the hospital on time?
Everything you need to know about sleeping, breastfeeding, crying and more!
This woman lifted weights throughout her pregnancy. Now, at just ten weeks postpartum, her incredibly toned abs are back in full force. Check her out.
A real mom responded to a comment about how "easy" her life must be, and it's something you NEED to see.
One mom-to-be touts the feel-good benefits of getting groomed and pampered before giving birth.
Post-baby bodies are beautiful. Why are we so obsessed with changing them?
What makes breast milk so special? This up-close-and-personal view of the stuff might give you a clearer picture.
10 ways to celebrate motherhood and your new baby!
Our favorite inspiring quotes from our August/September cover star
Whipping winds, pounding rain, a blackout and a hospital evacuation--how one brave mom weathered a storm of historic proportions to welcome her little bundle.
Spoiler alert: This might make you cry happy tears.
Slow down. When you rush, things fall apart. Lower your expectations of what you can do and how fast you can do it, and everyone will be happy.
This mama looks incredibly peaceful delivering her baby in a birthing pool, giving us major labor goals.
A Reddit user posted a photo displaying her OB/GYN's sign, which features a rundown of frequently asked questions and her hilarious answers to them. It'll make you LOL!