BBL 067: Taking Prenatal Care Into My Own Hands

I really enjoyed handling routine “prenatal care” during my pregnancy with Sadie. In today's episode I talk about what I did to care for myself and Sadie, why I still appreciated my midwife, and how directing my own care helped me bond with Sadie.

Topics I Cover in This Podcast:

  • Why it's so important to direct your own care during pregnancy
  • Why I wanted to handle my own prenatal care
  • The tools I used for my care
  • What “clinical” signs I chose to monitor
  • How I journaled my pregnancy
  • Why I still wanted to have my midwife appointments
  • How I listened to Sadie's heartbeat and felt her position

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Taking Prenatal Care Into My Own Hands

About the author 


Kristen is a wife and a mama to 8 - all born naturally! She has spent years helping mamas have healthy babies, give birth naturally, and enjoy the adventure of motherhood. Find her on her website and helping families through her online childbirth class

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