What’s the Best Child Spacing for Your Family?


Best Child Spacing

How far apart should your babies be? Is there a “right” child spacing? We take a look at some things to consider when planning your pregnancies in today's episode!

Topics I Cover in This Podcast:

  • The “official” recommendations on child spacing
  • Is birth control all pros and no cons?
  • How far apart were babies in healthy traditional cultures?
  • What did those cultures use to space babies?
  • Is breastfeeding effective for child spacing?
  • What's essential if you want to use nursing to space babies?
  • Normal spacing if you use no birth control
  • What does love have to do with it?
  • What's the right choice for your family?

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Kristen is childbirth educator, student midwife, 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 NaturalBirthandBabyCare.com and helping families through her online childbirth class MamaBabyBirthing.com

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