The Bump Editors

7 Amazing Women Share Why They Announced Their Pregnancies Before 12 Weeks

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We know the feeling: You took the pregnancy test and saw a big, fat positive and all you wanted to do was call everyone you’ve ever met and tell them you’re expecting a little one… but hold on! You need to wait it out a bit, just to be safe. So, when should you share... read more

What I Wish Every Mother Knew

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This is a guest post written by Dr. Winifred Soufi, a mom and OB/GYN. Don’t skip meals! Be well rested! Stay hydrated! Alleviate stress! Sound familiar? Most mothers-to-be are aware of these common recommendations, but I wish every mother knew a few other less frequently discussed tips regarding the health and safety of their baby, which... read more

How I Knew I Was Pregnant — Before I Got a Positive!

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The highs and lows of pregnancy tests can be a killer. We all dream of that big fat positive (BFP), but sometimes you can tell the babymakin’ worked well before even taking a test (ugh, my achin’ boobs!). Bumpies on the 1st Trimester board shared how they knew they were expecting before even taking... read more

Shop This MommyDeal Steal: Baby Elephant Ears

Baby Elephant Ears
Baby’s travel gear just got a whole lot cooler (and cuter!). Baby Elephant Ears is a multi-use headrest head support pillow that attaches to can be used in baby’s car seat, stroller, swing and changing table to provide the most in neck and back support for baby. They can go wherever baby does,... read more

2013 Bumpie Best: Most Buzzed About Celebrity Pregnancy

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Welcome to our 2013 Bumpie Best countdown! We're highlighting the most talked about, most stylish and most amazing new mom, pregnancy and fertility moments that have taken place over the past year. Wondering which celeb mama we most admired in 2013? Or which nursery trend was most loved by moms-to-be? Stay tuned, y'all! Over the... read more

10 Sneaky Ways to Hide the Fact That You’re Trying to Get Pregnant

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You're not totally ready to tell friends and family that you and your partner are trying to get pregnant, so how do you hide all your babymaking behavior? We asked other women what worked for them -- and here's what they said: "Tell your friends that you're on a dietand the easiest thing to cut... read more

Bumpie Tip of the Week: How I Got Through the Two-Week Wait

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You’ve tracked your ovulation, gotten it on with husband (a lot!), stocked up on pregnancy tests and now, you couldn’t be more ready for a BFP. But waiting another two whole weeks before finding out is killing you! Fortunately, Bumpies on the Trying to Get Pregnant board share how... read more

Shop This MommyDeal Steal: New MLB-Inspired Moby Wrap

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Hey baseball fans! Moby Wrap has an officially licensed MLB Edition Moby Wrap baby carrier. With all the function and style of the original Moby Wrap, this baby carrier has added a little ball-park flair for the baseball-loving parent. Designed to carry babies 8-35 lbs, the Moby Wrap is a parent-favorite for its... read more

Introducing the New Graco Modes Click Connect Stroller

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In the business of making mom (and baby’s) life way easier, Graco has done it again – this time with their new Graco Modes Click Connect. The Modes isn’t just your average stroller – it’s actually three strollers wrapped into one, all with the technology to be an infant car seat carrier, an... read more

Enter to Win More Than $4,000 in Nursery Décor from The Home Depot

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Designing your dream nursery? Then you’ll want to check this out. Our generous friends at The Home Depot are helping four lucky moms outfit their nurseries with The Home Depot gift cards and SoftSpring™ Carpet. Known for its soft touch, durability and stain resistance, SoftSpring™ Carpet is perfect for the nursery (and any room!) where... read more