The Postpartum Period

    The Postpartum Period The Most Wonderful, Scary, Vulnerable, Lovely Time A Post Laboring Mother Will Ever Have. That is the phrase I always tell my new moms whenever I am hired. A postpartum period or postnatal period begins immediately after the birth of a child and usually extends for about six weeks. The […]

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Best Birth Related Podcasts You Should Be Listening To Right Now

  Whether you are a birth professional, an expecting parent, or a new parent, get an earful from  any of the podcasts on the list, featuring various experts and discussions on a range of topics from pregnancy to parenting.   Birthful The Podcast – Tap into the confident,calm & fearless mother within you. Prenatal Yoga […]

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The Day I Realized That Kids Follow What You Do And Not What You Teach. And Why It Sucks.

    My husband has been trying to teach our older son, Justin, that the proper way to respond when he calls him, is “Yes, daddy?”instead of a less cooperative  “What?”. Despite numerous attempts, he hasn’t produced much results so far. Coincidentally, a few days later, I had this conversation with Justin.   Justin: “Mommy!” […]

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