Japanese Background

Japan is an archipelago of 6,852 islands located in the Pacific Ocean, the biggest islands being Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu and Shikoku. It is considered one of the most densely populated countries in the world, with the capital of Tokyo, the world’s largest metropolitan area with the population of 30 million. Japan’s history dates as far back as 10,000 BC. During the WW II it became an Axis power and its 1941 Pearl Harbor attack eventually resulted in 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by

Weekly Prize Big thumb photo

Leigh Anne O’Connor, IBCLC is a Private Practice Lactation Consultant and La Leche League Leader in New York City. She has been working with breastfeeding families for nearly 17 years. She and her husband Rob have three children, all breastfed! She has appeared on various TV and radio shows as well as contributed to many articles on breastfeeding. She blogs at www.mamamilkandme.com Leigh Anne is offering a 30 minute prenatal phone consultation. She can help guide you through the preparation for breastfeeding, help you avoid...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.