Norwegian Background

Officially called the Kingdom of Norway, with Oslo as the capital, this constitutional monarchy comprises the western part of Scandinavian Peninsula, the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, Jan Mayen and the Bouvet Island. As one of the Scandinavian nations, it currently has a population of over 5 million people. Famous for its fjords, expansive forests and rugged coastline, Norway is a major shipping nation, with large petroleum resources and a variety of fish: salmon, herring, trout and codfish are all extremely popular. Represented by such authors

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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.