The New Mom's Guide to Breastfeeding at Night

The New Mom's Guide to Breastfeeding at Night

Sep 15 , 2021

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Megan McDonough

Breastfeeding at night is extra important because this is when your body produces the most prolactin, the hormone that promotes milk production. Here are tips and tools to get you through those first few night feedings. 

Understanding Failure to Thrive in Infants: Causes, Symptoms and Solutions

Understanding Failure to Thrive in Infants: Causes, Symptoms and Solutions

Sep 08 , 2021

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Megan McDonough

Failure to thrive (FTT) in infants happens when their height and weight measurements fall below the third or fifth percentile, or if there’s a downward change in growth percentiles. Here are some causes, as well as symptoms and solutions. 

Meet Carry: The Newest Prenatal Movement and Meditation App

Meet Carry: The Newest Prenatal Movement and Meditation App

Sep 07 , 2021

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Megan McDonough

Carry is a movement and meditation app full of tools to carry you through pregnancy, birth and beyond. Everything is created by experts and designed for pregnant people of all shapes and sizes. 

How Mommy Brain Makes your a Better Parent

How Mommy Brain Makes your a Better Parent

Aug 17 , 2021

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Megan McDonough

Mommy brain, aka ‘momnesia’ or ‘baby brain’ all refer to the general forgetfulness moms experience during pregnancy and after giving birth. It can feel as though you’re swimming in thoughts. 

What is the Motherhood Penalty and Why is it Still Affecting Women in the Workplace?

What is the Motherhood Penalty and Why is it Still Affecting Women in the Workplace?

Aug 11 , 2021

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Megan McDonough

The motherhood penalty is a set of systemic disadvantages many women face in their careers after becoming mothers: earning less than men, being overlooked for promotions and exclusions from job advancement opportunities.

Postpartum Insomnia: Why it’s Happening and What you Can do About it

Postpartum Insomnia: Why it’s Happening and What you Can do About it

Aug 04 , 2021

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Megan McDonough

Insomnia is common among pregnant and postpartum moms. Here are a few ways to naturally rebalance your circadian rhythm so you can sleep longer and better.