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Advocate for your Care | Atlanta Area Moms Blog

Advocate for Your Care

When I became pregnant with my oldest (almost twenty-years ago, gulp) I was still a baby myself! I took a home pregnancy test but didn’t believe the results. Can you say “naïve?” When I went to my OB appointment, I remember asking the doctor, “Am I really pregnant?” and he replied, “You took a test at […]

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Mesh Underwear & Other Postpartum Survival Necessities

Mesh Underwear & Other Postpartum Survival Necessities

When I was pregnant with my first baby, everyone talked about labor and delivery.  It was all warnings and just-you-waits and will-you-get-an-epidural and contractions and this-is-how-you-push.  No one…and I mean no one prepared me for what happens after the baby comes out.  The recovery, the postpartum experience, or everything I’d need to survive those first […]

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Neighborhood Groups, MOMbassador | Atlanta Area Moms Blog

It Takes a Village…or a Neighborhood Group

We’ve all heard the saying “it takes a village” used most commonly when talking about the challenges that come with raising a child. But what about the challenges that come with being a mom? Like never being alone (even in the bathroom) but having that constant feeling of loneliness. Or experiencing middle school all over […]

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Atlanta Birth Center

A First for Atlanta: Atlanta Birth Center is Born

{We are thrilled to partner with the brand new Atlanta Birth Center for this post! Atlanta Birth Center is the first of its kind in the area. We are excited to provide a variety of resources for local moms and are looking forward to introducing you to the Atlanta Birth Center and their services. Although […]

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Dos and Don'ts for Visiting New Moms

Sit Down and Stay (but really, please don’t!) – Dos and Don’ts for Visiting New Moms

Bringing home a new baby can be such an exciting time, but also exhausting and emotional for a new mom. Even if you have kids, you may have forgotten the overwhelming first few weeks home from the hospital (they are a sleep deprived blur!). Here are some rules and advice for loving on your friend […]

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Hello World! Atlanta Area Moms Blog

Hello world!

ATLANTA AREA MOMS BLOG IS HERE!!! Hello world!  We are thrilled to officially be launched and cannot wait to get started.  We are a locally focused parenting website written BY Atlanta Area moms FOR Atlanta Area moms. We were founded by two working moms with friends who own sister sites in New Orleans and Wichita.  They […]

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