BBL 052: Family and Relationship Q&A Session

There’s no doubt that pregnancy and babies bring on the advice – and a lot of it comes from close family.  How do you handle unwanted advice and set healthy boundaries?  And what about your changing relationship with spouse and older children?  I cover several important topics this week:

Topics I Cover in This Podcast:

  • How to discuss pregnancy, birth, & baby choices with your mom
  • When you should set boundaries (and how to do it)
  • Standing firm in the choices you’ve made
  • How to talk to your husband about birth choices
  • Is it safe to continue nursing an older baby or toddler during pregnancy?
  • How to stay safe during pregnancy when you’re chasing an active toddler
  • Coping with your family’s needs after you’ve given birth
  • Preparing older siblings for the birth of a new baby

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Kristen is a pregnancy coach, student midwife, and a mama to 8 - all born naturally! I've spent nearly two decades helping mamas have healthy babies, give birth naturally, and enjoy the adventure of motherhood. Does complete support for a sacred birth and beautiful beginning for your baby resonate with you? Contact me today to chat about how powerful guidance and coaching can transform your pregnancy, birth, and mothering journey <3

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