Childbirth: It’s Show Time

Childbirth: It’s Show Time

It’s show time! Your water broke and you are experiencing labor pains. You are excited and nervous. Off to the hospital you go or to the birthing center or to the room where you are going to have a home birth. Everyone and everything is in place. You labor and you...
Jacobs Birth Story

Jacobs Birth Story

I have heard a lot of people say that they are afraid that they won’t make it to the hospital to have their baby and will give birth in their car. Having done that myself, it’s really not that bad. Of course I also did not decide to call the local news with the...
Take Your Baby Bump to Work Day

Take Your Baby Bump to Work Day

There comes a point in every woman’s pregnancy when hiding her ever growing baby bump becomes virtually impossible. While some women happily display their growing bellies with the latest in cute maternity fashion, other women, like myself, choose to minimize our baby...
The Miracle of Pregnancy

The Miracle of Pregnancy

When you are pregnant, you may feel as if it is an outer body experience that you never thought possible. There are so many things that happen no one ever told you about or prepared you for, with a number of myths quickly being debunked. No, morning sickness...
How To Get Rid Of The Pacifier

How To Get Rid Of The Pacifier

Oh, the pacifier. As a mom, you may find the paci can be your friend or your enemy. Here are some tips on helping your toddler ditch the binkie. Leave it in the bedroom. Try fighting just a few battles at a time. Start with a ‘bedroom only’ rule for the paci. Once...