Posts Categorized: Natural Childbirth

What is Pitocin?

What is Pitocin? First synthesized around 1953, Pitocin is now commonly used in labor and delivery both to begin or speed labor.   It can also be used postpartum to stop excessive bleeding or  hemorrhage, which can be life threatening if left untreated. While Pitocin is chemically the same as your body’s naturally produced oxytocin, there… Read more »

Natural Mothering eBook Bundle Sale

{please note that this post contains affiliate links} UPDATE: This sale is now over. We are happy to be offering a $30 coupon to those who purchase this eBook Bundle! Keep reading to find out all of the fabulous deals that are being offered… Have you ever wished motherhood came with a manual? Whether motherhood… Read more »

Cilantro – Lime Fajitas

Cilantro Lime Fajitas This fajita, taco thing was inspired by Chipotle’s vegetarian burritos… only I like mine better :) I highly recommend making your own tortilla’s for this. It really makes a difference and it’s not that hard.   Protein: 22g for two (will be slightly less with vegan tortillas). Serves 4 or so people, I’m… Read more »

Prenatal Massage Therapy

Massage Therapy has become a highly sought after form of relief for common pregnancy related aches and pains.  In a 1994 survey of prenatal massage therapists, the primary focus of their clients was to seek relief from aches and pains associated with their pregnancy.  According to a Swedish study, 48-56% of all pregnant women experience… Read more »