Can you imagine interviewing scientists and reading reams of research about how various situations can affect a fetus in the womb and far beyond -- while you were pregnant yourself?Mom of two Annie Murphy Paul did just that while writing "Origins: How the Nine Months before Birth Shape the Rest of Our Lives," a new book that explores the field of "fetal origins" research through the lens of Paul's own pregnancy.
You're having a baby! It's supposed to be the happiest time in your life -- especially if you're a mama who tried long and hard to conceive. But when a friend called me last week to tell me she was nine weeks along, I wasn't shocked to hear how miserable she was.
Courtney Mazza and Mario Lopez are expecting their first child in September. But Courtney is a little concerned about how their French bulldog, Julio, will adjust to the new arrival. She speaks to momlogic.
Over at DOUBLEX, Amanda Marcotte wrote a post called, "The Real Reason More Women Are Childless."