The baby and pregnancy section at the book store can feel as overwhelming as entering parenthood – ok, not quite, but the amount of choice provides a daunting, if not frustrating, experience.
There are your essential guides, comical accounts and shelf-loads of opinions, alternative strategies and planners. Maybe you’re looking to research the facts or just discover a sense of camaraderie.
Here’s a great place to start, with some recommendations from real moms. (Click on the title for a link to each one!)
Your Pregnancy Week by Week by Professor Lesley Regan
A great guide by a world renowned obstetrician (and mom) explains what exactly is happening week-by-week to both you and your baby during pregnancy. Forget complicated medical jargon, Professor Regan offers explanations, advice and reassurance, enabling you to make educated choices about your pregnancy. Includes state-of-the-art imagery and up-to-date research. Read the rest of this entry »