Childbirth: 4 Steps to Feeling Ready for Labor Day

By the time you come up on the nine month mark, you are so ready to be done being pregnant, right? Right . . . except for that thing called childbirth that comes between pregnancy and holding your new little one in your arms. To help you feel as prepared as possible for that important […]

Nurture: Loving Your Child Through All 5 Senses

How does being nurtured make you feel? Cared for? Loved? Special? Like you matter? And you want your baby to feel the same way, too, right? You want your child to know he is loved, respected, and valued. You want your child to have a happy childhood, one that prepares him to succeed in relationships […]

Rock Fatherhood With On-the-Job Training

Dad, it’s time you knew. All parents feel inadequate. Even moms. That’s right: women are no more wired to be parents than men are. Everybody’s gotta learn how to be a parent. When you fear you’ll drop the baby, say the wrong thing, play too rough, or fail to provide some basic need, you’re not […]

Discipline for Infants: Can I Really Train My Baby?

This post is the first in a series on discipline for children in three different stages: Infants from birth to one year, 12-24 months, and pre-schoolers. Holding your newborn in your arms, you can hardly imagine that helpless little person ever needing discipline. Especially if you aren’t exactly sure what discipline is. What Is Discipline, […]

Protect Your Child from Abuse

A child begins life with wide-eyed innocence. How heartbreaking, then, when fear and pain drive out trust and innocence . . . when a child is abused or neglected. In honor of National Child Abuse Prevention Month we at Choices Pregnancy Center want you to know we are here to help you keep your child […]

When My Baby Keeps Crying

“Can’t you keep your baby quiet?” She actually said that to me. I was doing the best I could. But nothing was working. So I walked outside with my baby screaming and my tears streaming—and felt like a terrible mommy. But I wasn’t. And when it’s your baby crying, don’t let someone make you feel […]

6 Good Reasons to Support Choices Pregnancy Center

You want to make a difference in the world. You want to do something that’s good, something that’s satisfying. Something that expresses what you value most. You want to see lives saved, communities transformed. But you can’t do everything you’d like to do. So which worthy cause should you support? You don’t need to look […]

Back to School: Succeeding While Pregnant or Parenting

Returning to the classroom with a baby on the way—or already here—may seem like a staggering task. And, in a way, it is. But that doesn’t have to stop you. Succeeding in school is one challenge you can face—especially when you know how much help is available. You Carry Your Motivation With You The child […]

The Coach Approach: Helping You Win at Life

Want to win at your own life? At Choices Pregnancy Center, we believe you can. And we’re here to help you score the goals that matter most to you. Facing an unexpected event like pregnancy can rock your confidence. We want to stand with you as you recover your sense of who you are and […]

Baby Bucks Lower the Pregnancy Price Tag

Pregnancy can be pricey. Pricey enough to make you wonder if you can handle having a baby. But Choices Pregnancy Center offers you a way to reduce that price tag–and simultaneously gain confidence in your child-bearing and child-raising abilities. You can do it all with Baby Bucks. What are Baby Bucks? Baby Bucks are the cash substitute […]