Added by Michel Jayne Bigardi on October 6, 2010 at 4:39am — No Comments
Do you want a positive and natural birth in a supportive environment? Are you afraid that a hospital will lead you down a slippery slope of unnecessary medical interventions, but don’t want to give birth at home? A birth center – described as a “birthing hotel” in some European countries – might be just what you are…Continue
Added by Olivia Van Buren on July 24, 2010 at 8:33am — No Comments
When I became pregnant for the second time, it took visiting my local doctor once for me to decide that home birth was a must for me. And although I’d considered home birth on occasion, when I finally settled into that route for my birth, it became a life-changing endeavor for my husband and I.
Birth can be empowering. Transformative. And such a positive experience. Natural birth. Home birth. It can be all of these things and more. So, for whichever route you choose…Continue
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As I make my way through the minefield of parenting, I have come to realize that there are far too many things no one ever bothers to tell you…BEFORE you have kids. It’s highly possible that these secrets are so closely guarded as to ensure the survival of the species. Whether or not these secrets would have changed my mind on…Continue
Added by Tracy Warner on June 24, 2010 at 3:31am — No Comments
My oldest child, & only son is celebrating his 12th birthday today. I, on the other hand, am celebrating so much more. For it was he, this incredible, blessed gift, that was my salvation. I had been told I would never have children, after trying everything short of…Continue
Added by Tracy Warner on June 17, 2010 at 2:06am — No Comments
Hello Dr. Moms! I am Jennifer Nordin, Executive Young Living Essential Oils Consultant. I have over 10 years experience and training in clinical aromatherapy and love to share everyday aromatherapy tips through my Oils For Wellness blog. Have a question about how therapeutic essential oils can benefit your home, office, church, school, or clinic? Private consultation is available through my blog.…Continue
Added by Jennifer Nordin on June 12, 2010 at 12:11am — No Comments
1. The outdoors are calling you!
2. Fresh air does wonders for you and your family.
3. It saves electricity.
4. If you get up…you might just get some exercise.
5. It’s keeping you from being productive.
6. There’s nothing good on.
7. You’ve got a stack of books waiting to be read.
8. Heck, make your own drama.
9. You’ve been wanting to sit down and write for a while now.
10. Life is too short!…
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Whether you’re planning a medicated or a ‘natural’ birth, birth plans are important for a few reasons:
1) Birth is a big deal physically–for mother and baby. Birth plans allow you to take charge of your health.
2) Writing a birth plan forces you (and if you’re…
Added by Jeanine Ertl on May 4, 2010 at 8:30am — No Comments
For those of you who love birth stories, I’ll share my first two at a later date. Until then, here’s a follow-up to Birth
#3: Visualization and Meditation, and how those two techniques ended up working out for me.
Glenn was born early one snowy morning at our home in the mountains. I’d…Continue
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