YUM Asks: What’s the best season to give birth?
By: Carolina Pichardo
It seems most YUMs agree—avoid a summer pregnancy! Already in my third trimester with our second child, and in the midst of a heat wave, I can’t help but agree. What are the pros and cons of pregnancy for each season?
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Young Urban Moms’ co-founder, Carolina Pichardo, is a digital marketer
Kids Accessories, Lil Bowtique Style
By: Staff Report
Lil Bowtique was launched in 2010 and features fun, customized accessories for babies, toddlers and young girls
There comes a time in every family’s life when a strong challenge tests event the strongest of bonds. For Nikki Poles and her family, it was what plagued many families since the decline of the U.S. economy in 2008 – job layoffs.
When her husband lost his job
Young Moms + Dating: How long should you wait?
By: Ms. L. Thomas
How long should a Young Urban Mom wait before having sex with a new partner? The responses may surprise you!
After speaking with a close girlfriend about her dating frustrations, I posed a few questions to my female Twitter followers about dating and sex.
I wanted to check on the dating game, since I've been out of the scene for at least
Frumpy to Fabulous: 5 Style Tips for Moms on the Go
By: Maria Smith
Latoicha Givens, beauty blogger, founder of LuxeTips.com, and fashion-forward mom of two, has great advice to make sure “fashionable mom” is not an oxymoron
Moms are the most multi-tasking people around. We are always going, going and going. Dressing for playdates, carpool, soccer practice and grocery store runs (not to mention actual “work” outside the home) can be challenging.
Latoicha Givens, beauty blogger, founder
Perfect Gift for the YUM in Your Life
By: Carolina Pichardo
Special offer for Young Urban Moms from the jewelry site Delicate Raymond
You and a beautiful mini crystal charm bracelet—with genuine swarovski crystal beading—go literally hand-in-hand.
That's why you should tell your loved ones about this special "25% off anything on the site" sale from Delicate Raymond.
This beautiful collection, which has been featured in the Thrillist and Huffinton Post, captures Michelle Zimmerman's (founder/CEO) love
YUM’s Look Good Holiday Special
By: Raedawn Johnson (OrGLAMic Beauty Blog)
Young Urban Moms, do not pass up this opportunity to get a new look for the Holidays with the help of makeup artist Raedawn Johnson!
Now is the time to have fashion/makeup guru, Raedawn J, create a beautiful and bold look for your holiday occasion, whether it's New Year's Eve, office party, or just because.
For only $35 (originally $150), your
Everyday Gratitude: Celebrate Your Body
By: Staff Report
Young Urban Moms, remember that having an appreciation towards life begins with loving yourself!
Today's post should be a simple one to follow, but it's one of those "easier said than done" type of tips.
However, having an appreciation towards life begins with loving yourself. This is one of the most important lessons that we can demonstrate/show our children, especially our daughters.
According to the American
Your Pregnant Body
By: Lucille Barilla
New, expecting moms: be prepared for what's in store for your body now that you're pregnant
Remember in the movie "Look Who’s Talking" when a pregnant Kirstie Alley can’t believe all her body changes? Cravings, inflatable boobs … It’s the stuff of comedy heaven! But what’s the real truth? First of all, thank your hormones, since they play a big part of what’s happening.
Stretch Marks 101
By: Carolyn Mctighe
Young Urban Moms, find the answer here on how you can prevent or reduce your risks of getting stretch marks
Stretch marks are one of those unfortunate side effects of pregnancy. But unlike heartburn and midnight cravings, they don't go away once your baby is born. If you're newly pregnant, thinking about becoming pregnant or you have a belly full of motherhood's war
Pregnant and Fashionable
By: Shen-Li Lee
Tips for expecting Young Urban Moms to look their best, without breaking the bank
Gone are the days when being pregnant meant wearing those hideously ugly, tent-like dresses. These days, pregnant women are looking delightfully delicious in these hip maternity labels: Blooming Marvellous, Babes with Babies, Maternal America, Olian, Maternitedesigns, and Ripe Maternity. These are just some of the designer labels bringing high fashion