• Midwives, Obstetricians and Doulas Midwives, Obstetricians and Doulas

    12 Aug , 2022

      What’s the difference, and how do I know which one to choose? What’s a Midwife? Midwives are basically the uncomplicated version of an OB/GYN. They are healthcare providers who deal with pregnancy, childbirth, newborn care, postpartum care, and routine women’s care (i.e., pap smears, birth control, pelvic exams). They tend to take a more holistic approach than your typical OB/GYN, and are usually supportive of mostly unmedicated births or...   What’s the difference, and how do I know which one to choose? What’s a Midwife? Midwives are basically the uncomplicated version of an OB/GYN. They are healthcare providers who deal with pregnancy, childbirth, newborn care, postpartum care, and routine women’s care (i.e., pap smears, birth control, pelvic exams). They tend to take a more holistic approach than your typical OB/GYN, and are usually supportive of mostly unmedicated births or...

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  • What I wish I knew before getting pregnant... What I wish I knew before getting pregnant...

    13 Jun , 2022

    Hindsight is 20/20, isn't that what they say? 10 things I wish I had known before I had a baby Let me preface this with a disclaimer: this is just one experience. Moms everywhere experience pregnancy and birth and the “fourth trimester” very differently. This is just a list of the things I wish I had known before my little one came home from the hospital. Buckle up, because it’s... Hindsight is 20/20, isn't that what they say? 10 things I wish I had known before I had a baby Let me preface this with a disclaimer: this is just one experience. Moms everywhere experience pregnancy and birth and the “fourth trimester” very differently. This is just a list of the things I wish I had known before my little one came home from the hospital. Buckle up, because it’s...

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  • Surviving (and THRIVING) The Holiday Season Surviving (and THRIVING) The Holiday Season

    12 Nov , 2015

    My first Thanksgiving as a Mom I had a 6 week old, was living in a one bedroom apartment and ran events for my apartment complex.  This meant that my husband and I had to fix a Thanksgiving meal for 60+ people in our tiny kitchen.   I was sleep deprived, hormonal and having problems with […]

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    My first Thanksgiving as a Mom I had a 6 week old, was living in a one bedroom apartment and ran events for my apartment complex.  This meant that my husband and I had to fix a Thanksgiving meal for 60+ people in our tiny kitchen.   I was sleep deprived, hormonal and having problems with […]

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  • Celebrate National Breastfeeding Month! Celebrate National Breastfeeding Month!

    06 Aug , 2015

    August is National Breastfeeding Month.  During the month you’ll see education about breastfeeding laws, workplace breastfeeding/pumping rights, breastfeeding tips, and more.  We wanted to introduce this month by sharing about Our Lady of La Leche. Our Lady of La Leche is our breastfeeding support tea.  It is full of galactagogues (herbs or foods which stimulate […]

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    August is National Breastfeeding Month.  During the month you’ll see education about breastfeeding laws, workplace breastfeeding/pumping rights, breastfeeding tips, and more.  We wanted to introduce this month by sharing about Our Lady of La Leche. Our Lady of La Leche is our breastfeeding support tea.  It is full of galactagogues (herbs or foods which stimulate […]

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