Olivia Wilde was recently quoted saying, “I’m a woman! Look at me making a human! I am a goddess!” Although you may not always feel like one during the ups and downs of your pregnancy, we hope that these four things will help to bring out the goddess in you!
EAT: This Avocado Goddess Dip is both delicious and nutritious! Avocados are packed with nutrients and vitamins that are good for both you and your growing baby. Cut up some carrots, celery and cucumber for dipping and enjoy this snack that will help you feel divine on the inside and out!
WEAR: Project an air of elegance and grace in our Sleeveless Braided-Strap Maternity Maxi Dress with a scoop neck and cross back. Nothing screams goddess-couture like a flowy full-length dress!
DO: Sometimes you just want to do something different with your hair! These 14 goddess-inspired hairstyles will keep you looking glamorous all throughout your pregnancy.
CREATE: These creative closet dividers can help you keep an organized closet for your little one! Whether you’re looking for a creative baby shower gift or are looking for a way to divide up an overloaded closet, these color coded dividers can help!
Posted by destinationmaternity on April 29, 2014
Spring is finally here and there are so many reasons to celebrate. It’s time to leave behind the soups, sweaters and scarves to engage in these FOUR season-changing favorites. Pull up your hair, hop into a dress and get creative in this season of growth.
EAT: A roasted banana boat is the perfect snack to satisfy cravings and stay healthy! Add in some walnuts for a dose of good-for-you omegas and dark chocolate chips for antioxidants. Haylie Duff and her sister Hilary sweeten up the warm, campfire snack with marshmallows- a welcome twist on the classic S’more.
WEAR: Nothing screams spring like a flirty little dress. Our Sleeveless Fit and Flare Maternity Dress with an empire waist and scoop neck will have you looking sweeter than jelly beans this holiday.
DO: As the temperatures go up, you may wish your hair does as well. These 6 Easy Braided Hair Styles will keep you cool and comfortable while staying on-trend.
CREATE: Like flowers in the spring, babies seem to boom and bloom around this season. Try something different for your next baby shower gift and create these adorable numbered baby bodysuits, or keep them for you and your baby!
Posted by destinationmaternity on April 16, 2014
2014 is upon us, and we can’t wait to dive into all that is yet to come. From new beginnings to continued successes, after a holiday season of indulging in all things delicious – from scrumptious treats to time with friends and family – the start of the New Year is always exciting. In an effort to kick start 2014 in good health, here are four things meant to inspire your mind, body and soul.
Drink your folate in this gloriously green Outrageous Orange Smoothie that does wonders for your baby – and your taste buds!
Whether you’re heading out for a stroll, a yoga class or a morning stretch routine, this Splendid Shawl Collar Maternity Hoodie is a cozy reminder to get active in style.
Break a sweat in these 6 Best Hairstyles for Work Out so you can feel good from the inside out while busting a move.
In And the Mountains Echoed, New York Times bestselling author, Khaled Hossini, explores the depth of human emotions and actions in regards to “how we love, how we take care of one another, and how the choices we make resonate through generations.”
Posted by destinationmaternity on January 4, 2014
At the end of this long week, it’s finally time to drop the normal day-to-day tasks and routines for a few things that are sure to brighten things up. With the ease of the weekend now here, take a minute (or a few) to do, eat, wear and create. Ready, set, go!
Epitomizing the savory flavors of fall, we can’t wait to dip a chip into Roasted Sweet Potato and Toasted Sage Dip.
Call it the perfect thing to wear to just about, well, anything, this Long Sleeve Sash Belt Maternity Tunic is sure to brighten up a chilly day.
Chic and understated with a touch of glam, a ponytail is our idea of weekending; style your own in five ways not meant for the gym.
A whimsical touch to your little one’s nursery, this DIY “Up Up and Away!” mobile is one of the cutest we’ve seen.
Posted by destinationmaternity on November 2, 2013
One word every expectant (or new) mom wants to hear is, easy! And when it comes to hair, this is as true as ever. Take a look at these sophisticated yet simple-to-do hairstyles that will have you out the door in no time.
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The easiest style of all, the ponytail is always a go-to! Tie up your tresses with a simple band that matches your hair color. Leave it at that, or add some volume by curling the strands of your pony for a night out or special event.
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Buns are back and here to stay! To achieve this gorg style, put your hair into a low ponytail and secure with a band. Starting from the nape of your neck, twist your pony down to the ends; keeping the twist intact, wrap it around the hairband in a circular motion until you have formed your bun. Secure the bun with bobby pins to keep it steady.
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One of the simplest ways to add some instant style a braid or two! Leaving your hair down, braid a one-inch section of your hair on either side of your part; pull each braid back so they meet in the center of the back of your head. Finally, secure the ends with bobby pins for a look that’s boho-beautiful.
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When in doubt, try some texture! Many hair care brands carry texturizing sprays that help to create those beachy waves that celebrities wear so well. To glow like Kate, while your hair is damp, apply a liberal amount of spray from root to tip, and then flip your hair over. Using your fingers and a diffuser hairdryer attachment, gently blow-dry your hair. When dry, flip your hair right side up and instant waves will be upon you!
Posted by destinationmaternity on August 20, 2013