Labor is an intense time for the mother and at her most vulnerable state there are certain things she needs to hear. These are best said by her number one supporter: the partner. Not all mothers are blessed to have a supporting partner, so other supporting friends and family need to take note as . . .
Should I hire a doula? To answer this question you must first explorer the type of birth you want what is your goal? Do you plan on just following doctor's medical recommendations? Do you have a specific birth plan that she would very much like for medical professionals to follow? Do you want a . . .
This content uses referral links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. The number one most important thing to do if you want a natural childbirth is to educate yourselves. Know what to expect and it will lessen fear and pain. Here are some must read books about natural childbirth. Five . . .
This content uses referral links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Mothers work hard to grow a healthy, beautiful baby and some fathers decide that it would be nice to give a little gift back in return in the form of a push gift. If your lady loves to get a little something special, . . .
This content uses referral links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Pregnancy can be super stressful. Ever expectant mother deserves a little bit of pampering and love. Here are some ways you can pamper a mom-to-be and help her relax during pregnancy. Gifts for Mom-to-be 1. A cute . . .
This content uses referral links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. First time motherhood is scary. Decision making is terrifying. Women are charged with protecting this little nugget inside of them that they cannot see or feel for the first few months. We are solely responsible for their . . .
10 Reasons why I love The Bradley Method ® There are many different types of childbirth training you can choose from if you desire a natural childbirth. Lamaze, Hypnobirthing, Faith-based programs and dozens more. However, I want to share ten reason to why I love The Bradley Method®. 1. . . .
Most preteens are not really thinking much about babies, not to mention researching birth methods and entertaining the possibility of home birth. However, I am not most preteens. At around twelve years old I got it into my head that I wanted home births when it was time to become a mother. Why would . . .
This content uses referral links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. Birth is such a blessing to give to my children. My youngest is the baby who birthed herself. She was coming, ready or not and was born with a fantastic labor at home among friends and family. This is the beginning of her . . .
This content uses referral links. Read our disclosure policy for more info. My life changed on the first of May in the year 2015 wholly and completely. On that day at 4:29 in the afternoon, I welcomed my firstborn son into the world surrounded by friends, family and a fantastic birth team. . . .