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Moms Who Made It - Lisa Pinnell

Here at Belly Bandit HQ, a women-owned and operated company, we believe in celebrating the success of all women in business! Our “Moms Who Made It” series is our way of honoring Mompreneurs who inspire us every day. This week we're thrilled to be featuring Lisa Pinnell, founder of Binxy Baby. Lisa created the Binxy Baby® Shopping Cart Hammock, ™ a patented design that quickly and easily clips onto most carts, allowing plenty of room for groceries, while keeping baby safe and comfortable! And the best part, it exceeds all safety standards and when your shopping trip is over, it rolls up to...

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Healing Diastasis Recti

“Diastasis Recti: a belly sticks that out because the space between your left and right belly muscles has widened. You might call it a ‘pooch.'” Funny definition right? That’s how WebMD describes it. I describe it as that sucky thing that happens postpartum. And that’s why I felt compelled to share a post on healing diastasis recti. I know first-hand how this ugly side affect from pregnancy can mess with a woman’s self confidence and how little information we are provided with postpartum fitness regiments, specifically when it comes to our core. After the birth of my first son, I...

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Moms Who Made It - Monique and Dannielle

Here at Belly Bandit HQ, a women-owned and operated company, we believe in celebrating the success of all women in business! Our “Moms Who Made It” series is our way of honoring Mompreneurs who inspire us every day. This week we're thrilled to be featuring Monique Filer and Dannielle Michaels the co-founders of b.box. These B.F.F.’s teamed-up to bring the baby-world their first invention, b.box’s diaper wallet. They have followed it up with loads of fun and functional everyday baby essentials. Their goal, make the lives of parents more convenient in a cool and innovative way, mission accomplished! Describe your business...

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What To Expect Before You’re Expecting!

When your B.D.A. Leggings are featured on the cover of one of the most iconic books e-vah! 👯 ✔️ 1st you thank the amazing Emma Bing & Heidi Murkoff 👏✔️ 2nd you celebrate 🍾✔️ 3rd you share & rush out to buy a copy

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Moms Who Made It - Jamie Yetter

Here at Belly Bandit HQ, a women-owned and operated company, we believe in celebrating the success of all women in business! Our “Moms Who Made It” series is our way of honoring Mompreneurs who inspire us every day. This week we're thrilled to be featuring Jamie Yetter, founder of Covered Goods. Jamie is a mother of four who turned her fear of breastfeeding “over” exposure into the original multi-use nursing cover! Covered Goods covers provide true all over coverage and can also be used as a scarf, car seat cover and shopping cart cover. Now, that’s a Mom.. who has made...

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Pancakes & Postpartum Healing

Our body is truly amazing! Can you believe that you’ve just supported a new life for nine months, and then overcame the physical task unlike any other, giving birth to your beautiful baby! Now, your body is producing milk and adjusting to new hormones, sleep deprivation, and new routines. It’s easy to slip into the hustle and bustle of life, with the primary focus being the care of your new little bundle. Even if you feel there’s little time to dedicate to your own wellbeing - there are some simple things you can do and aid postpartum healing. Boost Immunity...

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Here at Belly Bandit HQ the fight against breast cancer is a very personal one, http://bellybandit.com/pages/charity/. That’s why we donate a portion of all sales of the “pink” Don’t Sweat It Bra liner to the Shades of Pink Foundation, a charity dedicated to providing assistance to women who are experiencing financial distress as a result of a breast cancer diagnosis. And that’s why, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we wanted to share these important prevention tips from Rebecca Agi, MS, IBCLCIn-House Lactation Consultant at La Vie – to remind women everywhere about the importance of breast cancer prevention....

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Moms Who Made It - Marilee and Jessica

Here at Belly Bandit HQ, a women-owned and operated company, we believe in celebrating the success of all women in business! Our “Moms Who Made It” series is our way of honoring Mompreneurs who inspire us every day. This week we're thrilled to be featuring Marilee and Jessica, founders of Gathre. These two BFF,’s have created a line of luxurious and functional lightweight leather (yes, leather!) mats – that can be used for diaper changes and underneath the high chair, to parks and beaches. The best part, they’re wipeable and waterproof – what’s not to love! Describe your business philosophy...

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Pelvic Pressure During Pregnancy- Causes and Relief

By Guest Blogger Valentina Rahim Just when you think that you’ve been there done that, it’s your second pregnancy you know what to expect, your body just throws something totally unexpected at you! Up until my second trimester my pregnancy was pretty much uneventful, I was eating healthy staying active, working out a few times per week, things were going great! Late into my second trimester however I suddenly started experiencing this pelvic heaviness and a lot of vaginal pressure. Especially when I sat down or had to go to the bathroom. A very uncomfortable sensation to say the least....

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Moms Who Made It - Carrie Felton

Here at Belly Bandit HQ, a women-owned and operated company, we believe in celebrating the success of all women in business! Our “Moms Who Made It” series is our way of honoring Mompreneurs who inspire us every day. This week we're thrilled to be featuring Carrie Felton, founder of Stuck On You, a personalized label company. Carrie’s passion to get organized, combined with her desire to make “name” labels her young son would enjoy, resulted in the creation of stickers with cute and clever icons that are perfect for everything from clothes to lunch boxes! Describe your business philosophy in...

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