Pregnancy can bring both nesting (clean house!) and nausea (boo!), so what better time to find some more natural friendly cleaners. While the March of Dimes says that most commercial cleansers are safe during pregnancy, many women find the smells overwhelming or would rather just be on the safe side when it comes to chemical […]
One thing that we as a company and our fabulous birth instructors get asked on occasion is this: “I am not so sure I want a natural birth, should I still take your class?” The short answer is a surprising yes. And we aren’t just saying that because we sell birth classes. No matter what […]
Essential oils have the power to make you more comfortable through pregnancy, labor, and even postpartum. But first,, what are essential oils? Essential oils are natural aromatic compounds found in various parts of plants. It is the “lifeblood” of the plant and without it, plants couldn’t survive or thrive. These same compounds can help with […]
The coming of a new baby is a wonderful thing. Now with the benefits of social media, there are as many ways to announce the beginning of your newest adventure as there are types of personalities. Here are a few cute (or fun or creative or just plain silly!) ways to share your joy with […]
Photo credit: super-structure / Foter.com / CC BY-NC-SA What Should I Expect During the First Trimester of Pregnancy? You are pregnant! Congratulations! Now you might be wondering, what happens next? If this is your first baby then you are in for some wonderful and amazing changes as your body starts to grow a new human […]
Healthy, protein rich snacks are a pregnant woman’s BEST friend!
Many women, especially when pregnant for the first time, are anxious to know when they will begin to show.
Many women struggle with morning sickness while pregnant. This nausea upon waking can vary greatly, from a mild irritation to being so bad that hospitalization is necessary. For some women, morning sickness isn’t just morning sickness, it is all day long sickness. Luckily there are little tricks that can help ease and even […]