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5 Best Maternity Stores In NYC

New York City offers one-of-a-kind stores with unique clothes for pregnant ladies. Herewith are our five favorites.


7.8 Pamela Peckerman

Maternity Monday: Labor Day Essentials With Pamela Pekerman

Pamela Perkerman joined us on The Couch to show us some “Labor Day” essentials — items that should be packed for an expectant mom’s trip to the hospital.


6.3.13 Lori Richmond

‘Sip & See’ Is Latest Maternity Trend

Lori Richmond, editor of, shows us a hot new trend in debuting your newborn. It’s called a “Sip & See,” a post-birth bash hosted by the parents where friends and family stop by the house, sip some drinks and see the newborn.


5.6.13 Amy Bradley

Maternity Monday: Gadgets Made By Moms

“Mom-preneur” Amy Bradley joined us on The Couch to show us some great gadgets to make mom’s life easier – and all the products were invented by mothers.


4.29.13 Lia Batkin

‘Babymoon’ Destinations: Where To Travel While You’re Expecting

Lia Batkin, co-founder of In the Know Experiences, an upscale travel and lifestyle experience agency, visited The Couch with her top destinations for luxury R&R while you’re expecting – from staycations to tropical vacations.


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Study: Women’s Deaths During, After Childbirth Skyrocketing In New York City

An alarming new report Monday showed a dramatic increase in the number of New York City mothers dying during and after delivering children.


4.3.13 Bumpin' Style

Stylish Maternity Looks: Designer Fashions For Moms-To-Be

Celebrity stylist George Brescia visited The Couch to show us some of the hottest looks in maternity wear.


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Maternity Beauty: How To Look Great When Pregnant

Feeling and looking your best can be tough on any given day, but you’re expecting – it can be even more of a challenge.


3.8.13 Shower of Love

How To Throw A Baby Shower & 2013’s Top Baby Must-Haves

The April issue of Fit Pregnancy, on newsstands on March 18, features their annual Buyer’s Guide for 2013 – with tips on how to throw a baby shower and all the top baby must-haves. Fit Pregnancy’s Tricia Perrotti joined us on The Couch to fill us in.


3.8.13 Baby Gear

7 Great Baby Products For Mothers-To-Be

What are the best baby products to make moms’ lives a little easier this year? The Couch got the scoop on the hottest baby products on the market from Lori Richmond, editor of


1.25.13 Hot Mamas 2

Hot Mamas: Steal Stylish Maternity Looks From Pregnant Celebs

Jessica Simpson, Kim Kardashian and Kate Middleton are all expecting. But how do stars manage to look chic while carrying their precious, unborn cargo?