And The 2014 Dream Baby Shower Winner Is…


Congratulations everyone nominated for the Dream Baby Shower!   A big thanks to Hip to be Round For hosting our Dream Baby Shower Expectant Girls Day Out and The Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU for sponsoring the 2014 Dream Baby Shower Without further ado, the Dream Baby Shower Winner is…. Christine Lowman! (Read about […]

Nominate an Expecting Mom for the 2014 Dream Baby Shower!!


The Children’s Hospital of Richmond, and Hip to be Round are excited to announce the 2014 Dream Baby Shower! Recognize a mom to be and shower her with prizes!   Here’s how it works: 1. Nominate yourself or any expectant Richmond mom* here from by July 29, 2014. Nominations close at 7pm on 7/29/14.  *Please […]

10 (or 8…) Reasons Not to Have Another Baby

4 Years Ago

I really loved having babies.  I really did.  I can’t believe that my youngest is turning 4 this week.  Where did the time go?  Maybe that’s why (yet again) I’m having baby fever.  I really miss my cute, snugly little babies that smelled so good and were so sweet….  you get the picture! When I […]

Confessions of a Mainstream Mom (Who Happened to Breastfeed)

photo: Daquella Manera

Guest Blogger: Megan Hartless I always knew I would breastfeed. It never occurred to me not to. It never occurred to me that there was some question, because everyone I knew did it. My mom did it. My sister did it. My friends did it. It made perfect sense to me that my body made […]

Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center Expands CenteringPregnancy®

Bom Secours Heather

Unique program gives women more control of their prenatal care through group support Women entering pregnancy can now benefit from an expanded, multifaceted group approach to prenatal care offered at Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center. CenteringPregnancy® is a nationally recognized program led by certified providers usually nurse midwives; it augments individual prenatal visits with […]

Get $40 to Hip to be Round for only $19!


 We can think of at least 5 reasons why you will want to snag this deal from Hip to be Round in Carytown: 1. You’re pregnant (obvi). 2. You got the pregnant co-worker in the office Secret Santa. 3. Your friend is has a new baby and is compliaining that nothing fits right and if it […]

50% of Postpartum Women Experience This…


50% of postpartum women experience this problem and more than 60% of them don’t get help. Urinary stress incontinence can occur when sneezing, coughing or exercising and embarrassment usually prevents women from getting help. Cora T.Huitt, P.T.,D.P.T., B.C.B.-P.M.D. and Women’s Health Physical Therapy have a new treatment option to help a problem hidden behind decades of […]

Maternity Pants 101: When and How to Shop For Maternity Pants

Maternity Pants 101

 When your body is changing, you may wonder if you should wait and buy maternity clothes later in your pregnancy or get them from the beginning.  When is the right time to pick up a few maternity basics? The answer is simple: start as soon as you are uncomfortable. Many women start feeling that their […]