Episode 118 | October 6th
10 Pregnancy Questions (You’re Too Embarrassed to Ask)
Ok, mamas! It’s time to get real about pregnancy and childbirth. What burning questions are you too embarrassed to ask your care provider? Go head, ask us!
Episode 117 | September 15th
What to Expect When Your Water Breaks
It looks so dramatic in the television shows and movies, but what really happens when your water breaks? What if it never breaks on it’s own? Plus, important information to share with your medical care provider to ensure both mom and baby are not in danger.
Episode 116 | September 1st
Sleep During Pregnancy: Mental and Emotional Changes
We continue to explore the importance of sleep during pregnancy, with a look at how sleep improves your mental and emotional health. What are some common signs of sleep deprivation and what impact can it have on both mom and baby?
Episode 115 | August 18th
Sleep During Pregnancy: Finding Comfort with a Growing Belly
Sleep is important throughout your pregnancy. But trying to get comfortable with a growing belly and all that pressure on your bladder can be tough. This episode explores various ways you can help your body relax so you and your baby can rest.
Preeclampsia: Symptoms and Treatment
So, why is your OB/GYN having you pee in a cup at the start of your appointments? They’re actually looking for signs of preeclampsia. Learn more about the risk factors, symptoms and treatment of this serious condition that pregnant women can develop.
Choosing Your Health Care Provider: OB/GYNs
We’re continuing our series focused on choosing your health care providers with a look at OB/GYNs. What exactly is the role of an OB/GYN and how much time will you typically spend with them during your prenatal appointments and during labor and delivery?
Fetal Development: The Third Trimester
We’re continuing our series focusing on how your baby is growing through each trimester. So, what exactly happens during the third trimester? What final touches is your body making to your baby before he makes his grand debut to the world?
Recently on the Blog See All
I saw a waterbirth for the first time via a video on You Tube. The laboring Mother lay placidly in the tub, occasionally sipping juice and chatting with her husband in between contractions. The video skipped ahead a few hours to the time of the birth, and by now, she was not chatting anymore! She had moved to her hands and knees and was grunting, pushing her baby out. Still, this was the calmest birth I’d ever seen! Without much fuss, she pushed out a baby boy, and looked up at the camera, and smiled. Smiled! That’s it! I need to try this waterbirth thing. Except, I couldn’t get an epidural while having a waterbirth. Well, forget that! Continue reading…
Trying to get pregnant can take a toll on a woman and a couple. Sometimes a break is necessary and very healing.
Should you give in to the desire to ask your guests not to bring gifts to your child’s birthday party? I don’t like the no-gift-policy, but I recently found a few compromises.
Unexpected sources of inspiration for birth that helped me with my easy unmedicated birth. And they also made me giggle a little every time I used them.
Product Reviews See All
Ask The Experts See All