On A Warm January Day ~ A Birth Story

A year ago today at 41 weeks pregnant, I woke up just before sunrise to discover my water had broken. I wasn’t experiencing any contractions so I gave my birth team a heads up and went about my business. My husband made us a […]

By |January 29th, 2015|Baby|0 Comments

Postpartum Herbal Bath Recipe for Healing & Comfort

Herbal baths are sure promoters of postpartum healing and comfort. Useful for the reduction of soreness in the perineal area, as well as the healing of tears, stitches, hemorrhoids and swelling, they are relaxing and antiseptic. This herbal infusion from Naturally Healthy Babies and Children: A […]

By |October 18th, 2013|Baby|2 Comments

Your Own Song

A woman in my local Holistic Mom’s Network chapter shared a beautiful story about how a certain African tribe comes together and uses song to remind us of who we really are. Touching my heart with inspiring words of wisdom, I share this story […]

By |July 19th, 2012|Baby|0 Comments

Creating A Positive & Fulfilling Birth Experience

I believe for women to feel good about our births, we need to own our births by being prepared, well-informed, and making sure we have the right kind of support. Although there is much about the labor and birthing process that we cannot predict […]

By |June 1st, 2012|Baby, Featured Posts|2 Comments