craving dirt and other bizarre pica symptoms

craving dirt and other bizarre pica symptoms

Lusting after strange food combos is pretty common in pregnancy. But a small group of us are itching to eat much more bizarre things when we’re pregnant. Dirt sandwich anyone? Some pregnant women find themselves craving non-food items like dirt, soap and sand – even...
How babies are named in Iceland

How babies are named in Iceland

In Western Society, there are literally countless options for baby names. Almost any variation of name is on the table. You even make up a word and use it as a name, if you want. In Iceland, things are refreshingly different. Iceland has figured out a way to eliminate...
9 baby shower games that don’t make you cringe

9 baby shower games that don’t make you cringe

Create that new-baby-buzz we all love at a pre-bub celebration, many will give you lasting gifts that will become treasured possessions. Creating baby clothing keepsakes, gathering messages for your bub to read when they’re older. Here are nine beautiful baby shower...
What you need to know about thrush during pregnancy

What you need to know about thrush during pregnancy

One of the not so pleasant, but often unavoidable realities of pregnancy is vaginal thrush. It’s the itch that never seems to be relieved and can be incredibly irritating. The reason you’re at a higher risk of developing this common yeast infection is because of...