Babies thrive if they are held often and close and babywearing is a great way to do that.
Looking to cloth diaper but can’t afford the initial cost of diapers? The Crafty Gemini shares frugal ways to cloth diaper using automotive towels and sweatshirts on discount at her local thrift shop. Do you have tips on how to cloth diaper on a budget? Our friends at Happy Baby Company have many affordable […]
Life with a baby is not always easy. However, planning in advance makes it a lot easier to adjust to being a parent.
Wondering if you have a safe baby carrier? Use this illustrated guide to safe baby wearing.
Planning a green baby shower can be quite simple and entertaining. You’d be surprised at the small things you can change which will jump the baby shower into the green category.
Dr. Robert Bradley has been practicing obstetrics and gynecology in the United States since 1947. During his early years as a doctor, men were kept out of labour and delivery rooms. Women were subjected to whatever procedures and positions the doctor found most convenient. To Bradley, fresh from watching his father’s farm animals give birth […]
Whatever reason you choose not to have an ultrasound, sometimes it’s fun to have some predictions anyway. Organic Gender sends you 2 little flower pots, one Girl and one Boy, with dirt discs and two packets of seeds. Follow the instructions to keep it watered. The strongest growth wins!
One of the things that is deeply embedded in my mind with our second baby, Allison, is worrying she would stop breathing in her sleep. She was an excellent sleeper from the get-go (I wish my 4th baby would take lessons from her!) but every time she would sleep for a long stretch, I was […]
Every baby shower has to have games, whether silly, fun, thoughtful or trivia related games seem to be expected. Here are tips for choosing various baby shower games. Once an overall baby shower theme has been selected, it’s time to start thinking about ways to incorporate games! There are different types of baby shower […]
Pregnancy is an important time in a woman’s life and, in today’s world of information, there is an abundance of resources available to help her through that time. Most resources, however, focus upon the physical aspects of pregnancy—how her body is changing or how the baby is growing. Sacred Pregnancy: a Loving Guide and Journal […]
As a doula, fertility, pregnancy, and birth have been a great passion of mine. So, I am excited to be part of the amazing eBook bundle that Naturally Knocked Up has put together. With 29 eBooks, you would spend over $400 putting this kind of library together. Instead, you can get it for $34.95. This […]
A common cold is never fun, but getting one while also being pregnant or trying to breastfeed is even worse. While a few natural cold remedies may help mom deal with the symptoms, the following information should help her understand concerns connected with over-the-counter cold medicines and expecting or nursing women. Concerns about Over-the-Counter Medicines […]