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I had a C-Section – So What?

Welcome to the June 2012 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Embracing Your Birth Experience This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Code Name: Mama and Hobo Mama. This month our participants have written about at least one part of their birth experienc…

A Birth Story – The Post In Which I Finally Let Go

…sued but baby was fine and mama was happy. The OB seemed like a decent guy and he was affiliated with the hospital I liked most in our area. It is also a pretty good hospital insofar as allowing the birthing mothers to have a voice.  But towards the end of my pregnancy my OB showed his true col…

Your Birth Plan

After learning that I was pregnant and immediately selecting the most amazing doula in the world, my husband and I started discussing how we wanted our child’s birth experience and OUR labor and birth experience to be. (I say OUR because my husband was going to be in this with me every step o…

An Open Letter to MTV Regarding 16 and Pregnant

…eating a very uncomfortable environment for an already stressed mother. 16 and Pregnant portrays a very one-sided view of birth. It is a rare episode when a mother is “allowed” to go into labor naturally. 90% of the pregnant teens are given a cutoff date long before the 40 week mark of pregnancy the…

What A Pregnant Woman Really Needs

…ions at the end of this post. Enjoy! *** I have only been pregnant once. And honestly, once was plenty. My pregnancy was a little rough. I had a couple of quirky medical issues. I also had a super stressful job which required extensive travel. Airplane travel, rental cars, and hotel rooms were the…

The Essential Parenting Collection Is Here!!!! Only $1.42 per eProduct!

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…L of these wonderful resources. Each mini bundle is available for $19.97. Pregnancy and Birth The Early Years Child Development Resources for Parents Mindful Guidance Free Gifts With Purchase of the Full Collection Dig into these amazing resources or take the Plunge and ADD THE ENTIRE COLLECTION T…

Health Benefits of Coconut During Pregnancy

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…rineum in the weeks leading up to labor, it can help reduce tearing during birth. Coconut water applied to the face helps to clear blackheads and acne that many women experience with the surge of hormones during pregnancy. 11. It promotes healthy lactation. The only other significant source of lauri…

Essential Oil Safety In Pregnancy

Essential Oil Safety During Pregnancy: HybridRastaMama.com

…or safety information as it relates to using essential oils while pregnant and/or breastfeeding. Today I am going to take a look at essential oil safety during pregnancy. It is VERY important to note that I am NOT a medical practitioner nor a certified herbalist or aromatherapist (yet – more on that…

Looking for the Straight Scoop on Birth Control Options?

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…book out there….a book that was straight forward, concise, easy to understand, and not over-the-top preachy. Hmmmm…. Wait! There is! Birth Control Unlocked by Stefani Ruper really is a great starting point when trying to decide which method of pregnancy prevention is the best and most healthful for…

Birth Plans – The Cesarean Version

One of my first posts was all about my ideal birth plan. You can read it HERE. Unfortunately, my beautiful, peaceful, natural birth all went to heck when Tiny got stuck in a foot breach position and had to come out via cesarean. Although I discussed cesareans in my birth plan, I never saw it as a r…

Natural Pregnancy Tips

…t they are NOT therapeutic grade! They are filled with chemicals, fillers, and so forth. The FDA only requires 2-3% of the bottle to have pure oil in it, to be labeled 100% pure, organic, or whatever label they want to give it. DO NOT USE THESE!! (All of the recipes are for Young Living Essential Oi…

Toxic Breastmilk?

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If human breastmilk came stamped with an ingredients label, it might read something like this: 4 percent fat, vitamins A, C, E and K, lactose, essential minerals, growth hormones, proteins, enzymes and antibodies. In a healthy woman, it contains 100 percent of virtually everything a baby needs to…

Top Ten Ways To Have A Harmonious Home (Using a Natural Parenting Approach)

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…reading! She shares her top ten favorite books to help parents prepare for pregnancy, birth, and parenting. Top 10 Breastfeeding Misconceptions — Sheila at A Gift Universe examines ten reasons women give for why they didn’t breastfeed as long as they wanted, and shows how these obstacles can b…

333 Uses For Coconut Oil

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…retion and utilization of blood glucose making it great for both diabetics and non-diabetics who want to get their blood sugar stabilized before addressing other health issues. Lung Function – increases the fluidity of cell surfaces. Pregnancy – helps prevent gestational diabetes; keeps kidneys func…

Giveaway – One Gallon Bucket of Gold Label Coconut Oil AND A Copy Of My Ebook (04/09: US)

…me purchasing olive oil, organic raw honey, coconut hair oil, toothpaste, and more.  You can order Tropical Traditions in Canada and in Europe! Today I would like to share a little bit more about Tropical Traditions Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil.  This information can be found on their G…


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