The Embarrassment of a Breastfeeding Mother

If you’re a breastfeeding mother, chances are this has happened to you… If you’re currently pregnant, chances are, this will happen to you.  It sneaks up on you at the most inopportune times, like when you’re standing in line at the grocery … Read More

Unspoken Advice for All Pregnant Women

When I was pregnant with my oldest son, there were so many things people said to me constantly. “Are you excited?” “Congratulations!” “Get your sleep now!” and my personal favorite… “Having a baby will change your life!” Of course there … Read More

I had a home birth!

Contrary to what modern medicine tells you, babies do not “have” to be born in hospitals if the mother and baby are low-risk.  My first two children were born in free-standing birth centers with midwives.  My son was born in … Read More

Back Pain During Pregnancy

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As I sit here, 29 weeks and 5 days pregnant with my 3rd baby, I realize that back pain is something that most people will tell you is completely normal and to be expected during pregnancy.  I actually had a … Read More