Birth Archive

Organization In Preparing For Baby

Organization for your nursery, preparing for baby… Nesting is like spring cleaning on steroids. ~HuffPost Parents Part of that nesting spell is organization for your house and nursery before …

Childbirth How To Make It Easier

Tracey, a midwife, answers the question- “What can I do during pregnancy to make childbirth easier?” Exercising. This helps you become fit for labor and could even decrease the …

Should you eat your placenta?

Placenta eating has become the trend among glamorous celebrities but does this mean you should do it? Stir fried with onions, pureed in a smoothie, dried and put in …

Naturopathic Care Pregnancy

Herbal And Naturopathic Care during pregnancy? Marina of Iona Herbal is sharing a video about the herbs and nutrients she is using during her pregnancy. *This post is for …

A Baby In Progress Needs Peace

Give Baby The Gift Of PEACE. What can you do, during pregnancy, to help develop baby’s brain? “The baby wants to be left alone…At least at first.” That bold …

The Five Signs of Labor

Was that a contraction? Did my water just break? Is this labor? Before you jump in the car and head to the hospital, check out these common signs of …

Do I Want A Midwife? A Doula? A Doctor?

For most of human history, and in most cultures, women birthed their babies with the support of many other women. Community members. Family members. Mothers. Grandmothers. Sisters. Aunts. Neighbors. …

What Kind of Birth is Best?

The real question you should be asking yourself is: “What kind of birth is best FOR YOU?” Natural birth? Cesarean section? Home birth? Hospital birth? Birthing center birth? It’s …

Puppy Prepping for Baby

Every family loves their puppy, but there are somethings to be aware of. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention estimates half of all children 12 years-of-age and under …