New Parents

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted July 28, 2020     In

What is a Babymoon? Babymoon Ideas for Expecting Parents

Taking a babymoon is a great way to get some time in with your partner before your lives completely change. While having a baby is an extremely exciting time, there is no denying that a moment of calm amidst the excitement and chaos is welcome. From connecting with your partner on a deeper level as […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted June 9, 2020     In

Home Safety Checklist for Childproofing Your Home

Having a baby in the house means being extra cautious about your home’s safety, which requires you to make changes around the house. This checklist will help guide you through childproofing your home by room: kitchen, bedroom, bathroom, and living room. Read below to see the importance of childproofing and how you can make your […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted May 26, 2020     In

Baby Seasonal Allergies or Cold: What to Look For

Sometimes it can be difficult to distinguish between seasonal allergies and a cold, especially when your baby can’t tell you how they are feeling. Read on to learn more about common seasonal allergy symptoms and common cold symptoms for babies, along with what steps parents can take to get them on a road toward health. […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted October 2, 2019     In

World Mental Health Day: Postpartum Depression

October 10th is World Mental Health Day, which is an occasion to talk about the importance of taking care of our mental health. Unfortunately, there’s still a stigma against talking about mental health and mental illness, but taking care of our minds is as important (if not more so) than taking care of our bodies. […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted August 8, 2019     In

Meal Time Tips & 9 Easy Meals for New Parents

Being a new parent can be hectic, and sometimes it can be difficult to find the time to do everyday tasks. Make meals a little less stressful with these quick and easy recipes for new parents! Saving time cooking means more time for your growing family and fewer things on your new parent to-do list, […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted July 4, 2019     In

20 Common & Weird Side Effects of Pregnancy

If you are pregnant or are planning on being pregnant, you have probably heard all about the common pregnancy side effects to expect. But, what about the things they don’t tell you about? Read on to learn all about the effects of pregnancy on the body other moms may have avoided talking about, such as […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted June 20, 2019     In

Importance of "Me Time” for Moms and Dads

Getting some “me time” probably seems like an elusive myth when you are a new parent. From parenting to running errands to work, getting some time to yourself may seem impossible. However, making time for yourself amidst parenting duties is an important practice to avoid stress and have peace of mind. Read to see how […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted June 6, 2019     In

When to Announce Your Pregnancy & 7 Announcement Ideas

Announcing your pregnancy to your loved ones is an exciting moment, especially when you have been on an infertility journey. Deciding to announce your pregnancy can take a lot of thought and consideration. At what stage in your pregnancy should you share the news? Should you tell everyone at once, or reserve the first announcement […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted March 28, 2019     In

Introducing Dog to Baby: Tips, Behaviors & More

Bringing a new baby home to your fur babies can be a stressful experience, especially when you can’t predict how your dog will react. This blog will go over a range of dog behaviors to look out for, from obsessiveness to anxiety to aggression, and how to avoid hairy situations. Introducing a Dog to the […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted January 21, 2019     In

Destination: Fertilization – Your Las Vegas Fertility Trip Itinerary [Infographic]

You’ve likely heard of a honeymoon and a babymoon, when couples go on vacation right before their baby is due, but have you ever heard of a conceptionmoon? A conceptionmoon, also known as fertility tourism, is when you and your partner travel somewhere new in the hopes of conceiving a baby or undergoing fertility treatment. […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted July 19, 2018     In

Guide to Summer Pregnancy

Pregnancy is such a beautiful experience: the sweet pitter-patter of tiny feet in your tummy, the hours of daydreaming as you nest your home into perfection, the pool of sweat filling up in your too-snug nursing bra, the swollen Fred Flintstone feet that won’t squeeze into your flip flops anymore. It sounds like you’re experiencing […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted May 21, 2018     In

Spring Cleaning Done Right: Keep Baby Safe

With the school year coming to an end, spring flowers in full bloom, and the summer heat making itself known, now’s your chance to dive into some spring cleaning! Whether you like spring cleaning or not, it is a great way to freshen things up and refocus your mind and life. But, with a newborn […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted March 23, 2018     In

How to Talk to Your Children About Donor Conception

For many intended parents, surrogacy is impossible without a sperm or egg donor. Whether the intended parent(s) unsuccessfully struggle through the IVF process, they’re part of a same-sex couple, or a single parent that can’t create an embryo on their own, it is common for these individuals to turn to egg or sperm donations for […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted January 26, 2018     In

What Are Your Financing Options for Fertility Treatment?

Making the decision to seek fertility treatment is an exciting one. You’ve taken the first step in expanding your family! The second step is deciding how to finance that treatment – and you may have more fertility aid options than you realize. From multiple credit options to grants to insurance coverage, there are many options […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted January 24, 2018     In

7 New Year's Resolutions for New Parents

The new year offers parents the opportunity to set meaningful goals that both align with their vision of parenthood and establish a healthy balance. Many new year’s resolutions revolve around self-improvement. Consider making yours about self-care, to be more specific! Parents at their best tend to be more patient, gentle, and kind. So, rest up […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted June 25, 2017     In

How to Get Into Shape After Pregnancy

Although the responsibilities of parenthood never subside, once you get into a certain rhythm with your new baby, it’s good to turn some of that attention back on yourself. You deserve some self-care. According to studies, the average healthy woman gains between 25 and 35 pounds during pregnancy, and while you shouldn’t feel pressured to […]

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