Natural Birth: 5 Tips to Avoid the Epidural

Childbirth has become more and more of a medicalized process. An act women have been capable of completing alone for thousands of years has turned into a major, invasive surgery in an operating room n...

4 Reasons to Delay Baby’s First Bath

4The first bath, we all know the scene – it’s pretty much standard procedure in hospitals around the country: baby is whisked away, normally an hour or two after birth, to be cleaned of al...

Placenta Encapsulation – How we did it from Home

WARNING: This blog post may contain images that some viewers find graphic or disturbing. This post contains images of a real human placenta (my placenta) and the encapsulation process following the Tr...