Belly Bandit: So this one is actually for mama, immediately after baby, rather than the lil one himself. The idea of literally shrinking the postpartum belly back to its pre-baby size sounds crazy. But the Belly Bandit does just that. The postpartum compression wrap is worn for six weeks after baby's arrival (day and night) and helps retrain the muscles and shrink the belly back into place. It doesn't sound possible, but as several of us here can attest — it works!
9 Ways We're Better Off Now Than We Were On The First Labor Day (And 5 Ways We're Not)
In 1894, when Congress created the holiday now known as Labor Day, the world was a different place -- indeed, many states were still just baby territories back then. But things were especially different for the workers, many of whom often struggled in dangerous conditions for little pay.