Bella Materna Giveaway

In honor of A Mother’s Boutique‘s 20,000th online order, we are hosting a series of giveaways to share our favorite products with you, our wonderful customers!

Today, we’re giving one winner $78 to purchase a Bella Materna product of your choice. 

We love the Bella Materna company because, like us, they are owned by . . . → Read More: Bella Materna Giveaway

On Sale Now! $39.00 The Blake Nursing Top by Annee Matthew

As moms, we often work hard to assemble our outfits for the right occasion or function. As nursing moms, we also have to consider whether our outfits allow us to nurse our child easily, yet still look and feel trendy, beautiful and stylish.

The Blake Nursing Top by Annee Matthew is an elegant top . . . → Read More: On Sale Now! $39.00 The Blake Nursing Top by Annee Matthew

5 Things You Need for Your Second (or Third…) Son

I’ve got 3 boys. By the time I was pregnant with my third son, I ran out of things to say when kind relatives asked me what I needed for the baby. So I thought about it and here are the essentials we bought to prepare for subsequent babies:

1. New nursing bras. Not . . . → Read More: 5 Things You Need for Your Second (or Third…) Son

Best Nursing Bras for Comfort: Real Nursing Moms Share Their Favorites

Last time, we asked full-busted nursing moms to share their tried and true favorite nursing bras. Today, we’re sharing nursing moms’ favorite bras for comfort–the ones moms even wear to sleep. All of these bras can be worn during pregnancy as well as nursing because they offer flexible sizing and are designed to accommodate changes in . . . → Read More: Best Nursing Bras for Comfort: Real Nursing Moms Share Their Favorites

Dressing Bridesmaids When Your Sister Gets Unexpectedly Pregnant

My sister has been such a trooper. Poor Betsy! All she wanted was a hip, cool wedding where her sisters were the only ones to stand beside her, clad in not-matching-but-hip vintage-looking dresses from ModCloth. She herself is wearing our mother’s wedding dress from 1980. Lace, vintage. Wonderful.

She didn’t even dictate which specific . . . → Read More: Dressing Bridesmaids When Your Sister Gets Unexpectedly Pregnant

What’s Your Nursing Style?

How do you prefer to nurse your baby? What I mean is, are you an over-the-top nurser? Shirt up, bare midriff be damned? Lots of layers?

For my first son, I was an over-the-top nurser. I bought a bunch of v-neck shirts or wrap-style nursing shirts and just hefted my ample bosom over the . . . → Read More: What’s Your Nursing Style?

Plus-Sized Maternity and Nursing Clothes

The latest issue of Bust magazine ran a feature article about some of the problems in the plus-sized fashion industry. (The magazine is an indy pub and doesn’t post their content online, so if you are curious to read the whole piece, for sure go grab an issue!) Author Nicolette Mason points out that . . . → Read More: Plus-Sized Maternity and Nursing Clothes