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Jill Amery

Jill Amery is a mom of 2 small boys and the Publisher of UrbanMommies, a stylish digital lifestyle magazine filled with fitness, style, health, recipes and savvy mom advice to help you through pregnancy, birth, and raising your kids.

Sexy and pregnant: Hot mamas-to-be

Uncategorized By July 25, 2006 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

Sexy and pregnant — once seemingly an oxymoron — are smouldering together, with the backlash against the uninviting muumuu (a.k.a. the baby bivouac or tent shirt) at full speed.

Sex and the City may be gone, but you have only to recall how Patricia Field dressed Sarah Jessica Parker when she was pregnant…


Timi and Leslie

Uncategorized By July 19, 2006 Tags: , , No Comments

Timi and Leslie Diaper BagTimi and Leslie offer up chic diaper bags in tons of funky patterns and designs making them cool enough to carry around even without the kids in tow. These bags are roomy, spill proof and equipped with tons of storage both outside and inside including an insulated bottle pocket. Each Timi and Leslie bag comes with a roll up waterproof change pad and bib, or wristlet purse. The newest edition to the Timi and Leslie line is made of high quality leather that can easily pass for a fabulous bag after your little one is out of diapers.


Tanks for Maternity

Uncategorized By July 19, 2006 Tags: , , No Comments

Tanks. Tanks are still in hot demand this season. Their long length makes them ideal layering pieces that can be used throughout most of your pregnancy. Garage clothing and Old Navy make lots of extra long tees and tanks in a variety of this season’s must have colours, for prices you won’t be able to resist.

Trading New York City for Gastown, Alyssa Schottland-Bauman arrived in Vancouver fresh from Manhattan six years ago.


Flu and Pregnancy

Uncategorized By July 1, 2006 Tags: , , , , , , , 3 Comments

Q. Since being pregnant, I have found that I am far more susceptible to colds and flu that are going around. While I understand it’s from a lowered immune system, I would like to know if there is anything I can take safely for cold symptoms other than a humidifier and Vicks Vapour-Rub. I am very nervous about venturing into over-the-counter medications; however, I am losing a lot of sleep and am in some discomfort too.