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2017 Red Stick Mom of the Year :: Nominate YOUR Favorite Mom of the Year Today!

2017 Red Stick Mom of the Year Red Stick Moms Blog was started as a way to connect moms in Baton Rouge as well as support local businesses. We all know that motherhood is hard, and our goal is to celebrate moms all year long. However, with Mother’s Day upon us, we want to take this time […]

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Others :: Gender Disappointment

 When my husband and I first found out I was pregnant 5 months ago we were so surprised and frankly, in disbelief. There were genuine conversations where we couldn’t believe this was real and didn’t even know how it happened. My constant nausea, projectile vomiting, and extreme fatigue proved that yes, this was in fact […]

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I Hate Being Pregnant

 I hate being pregnant. “Wow.”  “That’s a pretty harsh statement, Camille.” I know it and I mean it. I know it’s a completely different opinion from someone who has documented their struggle to get/stay pregnant, but I stand by it. Pregnancy is a means to an end for me. Now, before you furiously type in the […]

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Baton Rouge Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Guide

The pregnancy and postpartum period can be filled with lots of joy, but it can also be overwhelming when researching all of your options. There are so many questions to be answered :: Where should I give birth in Baton Rouge? Who will help me after the birth of my baby? What photographer should I use? Where […]

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How to Avoid “Labor” in Labor {Tips Via Balance Holistic Health}

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by our partners at Balance Holistic Health.  How to Avoid “Labor” in Labor  An easy labor. It’s what most mothers hope for at the end of their pregnancy, although most expectant moms are blissfully unaware of what goes into producing such a feat. The lifestyle that many families lead in current […]

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Pediatric House Calls Now Available in Baton Rouge

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by our friend and fellow Baton Rouge mom, Kortney, the owner and founder of West Pediatrics, LLC, Baton Rouge’s ONLY concierge pediatric practice. Pediatric House Calls Now Available in Baton Rouge In January of 2017, Dr. Kortney West, a board certified pediatrician, founded West Pediatrics, LLC in Baton Rouge. […]

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Top 10 Posts of 2016 :: The Best of Red Stick Moms Blog

While 2016 wasn’t without some challenges, we are looking forward to a bright future in 2017 with Red Stick Moms Blog! We truly appreciate each and every one of you and the community we’ve built together. Over the course of 2016, in addition to launching our community neighborhood groups, Red Stick Moms Blog had over […]

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To the Pregnant Woman Worried About Zika :: From the Mom of a Child with a Brain Defect

To the Pregnant Woman worried about Zika, Days ago I read your comment under a news story on the Zika virus. You wrote, “I can’t think of anything worse than having a child born with a horrible brain defect.” Your comment was like a dagger to my heart. I can see you now sitting there in the doctor’s […]

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