Why Is Postpartum Care So Important?
What is the importance of postpartum care, and why isn't it just a "nice to have"?
4 Attainable New Year's Resolutions for Moms - Loving Yourself and Your Family
It's time for a new list! This year, we're voting for resolutions that are realistic, attainable, and will help you focus on what matters: yourself and family.
Just in Time for Halloween: Mommy & Me Costumes for DIY & Amazon Prime
Still looking for a costume? Here are 10 options to spark some inspiration.
A Rallying Cry: The Importance of Community for Young Moms
Social support is crucial to a mother's wellbeing - especially that of younger moms. Here's a story of two young mothers, and the impact of their communities uplifting them through the uncertainties.
Ahma Need a Minute Highlights | EP 0. Meet Ahma & Co and Your Podcast Host, Margaret
After a year of careful planning, our podcast is live! As an introduction, Esther, the founder of Ahma & Co, and Margaret, your host, talk about the inspiration and motivations behind it all.
Making it Work: Balancing Mom Life and Student Life
Being a mom is hard, and even harder when you're a student. Jeanne reflects on the hardest degree she ever had to earn - and the tips that she picked up along the way.
Beating the Mom Meme with Rent the Runway and Wantable
Moms have little time to shop (yes, we've all seen that meme, showing the before & after baby outfit photos). Determined to crack her post-baby style, Jeanne tried two fashion subscription services - and here's what she learned.
Are You a Postpartum Mom? You Can Still Enjoy the 4th of July
The holiday is right around the corner, and as a recovering mom, you deserve to join in the festivities too. Here are our best tips on how.
A Happy Valentine's Day for Every Postpartum Mom and Their Love Language
We get it - with the little one in tow, it’s hard to find time (and the bandwidth) to be romantic. Fret not, we’ve put together a full list of ideas on how you can celebrate Valentine’s Day this year with your loved one who’s still recovering from birth! Read on for detailed ideas on how you can surprise & delight every mom and their love language. (Moms, if you’re reading this, feel free to drop a hint 😉)
Let's Talk about the History of Postpartum Care in the U.S.
Even before the celeb moms started talking about it on Instagram, postpartum care was considered essential but often overlooked. Thankfully, the awareness surrounding the importance of proper recovery in the “4th trimester” is higher than ever - read on to learn about how postpartum care started, and how it has evolved through history.
The Moms’ Guide to Black Friday Shopping in 2021
Happy Thanksgiving! As you’re off being superwomen (more than usual in this holiday season), we wanted to make sure you can do something for yourself too - so, here’s our curated list of Black Friday deals that are focused on you.
Breast Care Isn’t Vain - Tips for Care During Pregnancy & Breastfeeding
Your breasts become some of the most vital parts of the body during and after pregnancy. While they may seem like a miracle, unstoppable source of nutrition and comfort for your baby, they are also very delicate. During and after pregnancy, even if you aren’t planning on breastfeeding, you must take care of your breasts so they remain healthy. Check out our article to learn how. 🤱🏻🤱🤱🏼🤱🏽🤱🏾🤱🏿
#PregnantCostumes - 15 Inspirations from Real Moms
Pregnant during Halloween, and looking for a costume? Not to worry--use that bump to your advantage! Check out our most recent article for the best Halloween costumes for pregnant individuals, inspired by real moms! From cute to scary, we’ve got it all! 🎃
From Our Ears to Yours: Top Ten Podcasts for Busy Moms (and Moms-To-Be)
Need something interesting to listen to on your commute to work? While you’re running or cooking? We’ve curated our Top 10 Podcasts that will keep you covered from the start of your pregnancy to birth, postpartum care, parenting and beyond. It’s always better to learn more than you think you’ll need to know- and you’ll be off to a solid start with three!
Forget Baby Boom, Think Bust: Pandemic’s Influence in Decreasing Birth Rates
When the pandemic hit the U.S. in 2020, couples were left with a lot of alone time…leading people to anticipate a baby boom. Contrary to the belief, COVID implications has meant a decrease in the number of babies conceived and born. Read on to find out why.
Putting Twilight Sleep to Bed
Before epidurals were a thing, Twilight Sleep was what many women turned to for seemingly pain-free labor. Little did they know…
Your (Non-Exhaustive) Guide On Navigating a Solo Pregnancy
Spoiler alert: it’s all about the right support network, rather than the right romantic relationship.
Birth Control. A Plethora of Options and a History to Prove it.
Fun fact: ancient Romans used animal bladder to protect against pregnancy and disease. Thanks to modern science, we now have more options available. Learn about the plethora of birth control options you can consider if you’re ready to return to intimacy after birth.
We’re Breaking the Silence on Miscarriage and the Necessary Postpartum Care
It’s no surprise that you seldom hear about a woman experiencing one, given that all such conversations are carried on in hushed whispers - but 15-25% of known pregnancies end in miscarriage, and it's time to break the taboo and the silence.
The Hospital and the Home: a Historical Duel
Deciding where you’re going to give birth is a huge detail of your birthing plan and it’s a deeply personal one. Some moms might prefer to deliver in a hospital with plenty of medical staff, while others might feel more comfortable in their own home with a midwife. No matter what your choice is, let us help you make an informed one.