MUST READ MONDAY:
BELLY LAUGHS
BY JENNY MCCARTHY

Here we are! My second Must Read Monday post! I don’t know if two posts counts as “a roll,” but I feel like I am on a book-reviewing roll!! At the very least I am on a book-reading roll.

If you missed the first post in my Must Read Monday series, you can find that right here: Must Read Monday: The Impatient Woman’s Guide to Getting Pregnant.

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OMG – I’VE JUST HAD A MOMENT
THAT MOMENT WHEN YOU REALIZE:
YOU ALWAYS PLAY IT SAFE

I am currently enrolled in Elite Blog Academy. From their own website, Elite Blog Academy (EBA, for short) is, “a 12-unit training program that offers a methodical, step-by-step framework to bloggers and communicators who want to turn their blog into a sustainable business.” The course is self-paced, “and consists of easy-to-follow videos, unit outlines,

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PRENATAL DOCTOR APPOINTMENT #1 OF…A LOT.

On Wednesday, I had the weirdest thing happen to me. I was on my way home from work (which is about a one hour drive, depending on traffic) when I started to feel really gassy and bloated. At first – that was not at all remarkable. I’m lactose-intolerant, but still insist on eating dairy, so gassy for me is about par for the course.

But this time,

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MUST READ MONDAY:
THE IMPATIENT WOMAN’S GUIDE TO GETTING PREGNANT
BY JEAN M. TWENGE, PH.D.

This post marks the first post in what shall hopefully become a regular series! Huzzah! A book review series! There are soooooo maaaaaany books out there relating to fertility, trying to conceive, pregnancy, birth and breastfeeding. Thousands. Millions? I’m not sure, but definitely hundreds of thousands. My goal with these posts is to help steer you away from the bad books and towards the good books.

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IMPORTANT VACCINES FOR NEW
PARENTS PT. 2
AND WHEN TO GET THEM

When my husband and I decided it might be time to start our family a few months ago, I knew that we should schedule appointments with our doctors to get clean bills of health before we did anything else. When my nephew was born, my sister made sure that our whole family received the Tdap vaccine (Tetanus, Diptheria and Pertussis) before we were allowed near the baby.

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IMPORTANT VACCINES FOR NEW
PARENTS PT. 1
AND WHEN TO GET THEM

When my husband and I decided it might be time to start our family a few months ago, I knew that we should schedule appointments with our doctors to get clean bills of health before we did anything else. When my nephew was born, my sister made sure that our whole family received the Tdap vaccine (Tetanus, Diptheria and Pertussis) before we were allowed anywhere near the baby.

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WELCOME TO BABY CRAZY AND BROKE (BACB)!!!!

My name is Jess, and this is my first blog attempt. My goal with Baby Crazy and Broke is to provide a sort of how-to for pregnancy, parenting, budgeting and everything in-between, mostly geared towards other millennials. You can expect to see book reviews (Must Read Monday!), product reviews, bargain round-ups, parenting tips and tricks, updates on news relating to women’s health, and some cost-cutting hacks and DIYs.

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