A Gift For Moms On Father’s Day

Seriously, I feel like every time there is a gift giving event (you know, Birthday, Christmas, etc.) I’m left scrambling last minute trying to find a gift for my husband.  And now, here I am the day before Father’s Day and I have NO CLUE what to get him.  Yes, I get it, my kids should be…
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Birth Your Own Way

To say I don’t care how you give birth isn’t entirely true. I care that you birth your own way.  I care that you are healthy.  I care that your baby is delivered safely.  I care that you have a positive experience based on what you choose to do in labor. But, its up to…
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Cord Clamping Info You Need To Know

When I had my babies, I had researched a bit about donating and banking cord blood, but it wasn’t an option in my area and I never looked any further.  I didn’t know anything about delaying cord clamping at all.  I’ve since learned that its a much healthier option.  Here’s a snapshot of why its important to…
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Pain Relief Options & Epidural Alternatives

One of the biggest concerns many moms have regarding childbirth is how she will deal with pain.  Some moms are confident they will be able to “handle it” and others (myself included!) become very anxious.  An epidural is a great option for many women, however, it isn’t necessarily the **best** option for everyone nor is…
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FAQ About Doulas

Why Hire a Doula? A doula is part of a support system to mom during childbirth.  Most often there is a reduction in extra medical necessities like labor inducing drugs, and pain medications. You can have confidence in your doula to advocate for you and your partner in times that you may not clearly understand what…
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