The Birth of Phoenix Arthur

Our new baby, Phoenix Arthur, has arrived! I share his birth story in today’s episode! Phoenix’s birth announcement poem: Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting: The Soul that rises with us, our life’s Star, Hath had elsewhere its setting, And cometh from afar: Not in entire forgetfulness, And not in utter nakedness, […]

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11 Steps to a Smooth, Happy Postpartum

There’s a lot out there about how to have a good pregnancy – entire books, websites, and even apps devoted to the subject. And there’s plenty about basic baby care… …but there’s not much on how to have a good postpartum. Life postpartum isn’t all about the baby – there’s still a you inside the […]

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The Mama’s Guide to Fighting Fatigue

Fatigue is one of the biggest problems moms struggle with – and it makes every other problem seem much more difficult to face.  This guide covers practical steps to fight fatigue and finally feel like the mama you want to be! Quick Navigation ​The Beauty of Baby Steps​A Word on Pregnancy Fatigue​Greening Your Clean​What You […]

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Your Guide to Purchasing an Organic Crib Mattress

You have so many things to consider when it comes to planning for a new baby – including where baby will sleep.  Even families choosing to co-sleep often have a crib, a “Montessori bed,” or similar arrangement for their little one.  When choosing the right bed for baby, a safe mattress is an important consideration […]

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Final Countdown: Getting Ready for Baby

It’s the final countdown to baby #8, and I share some of the “last minute” things I’m doing to prepare and feel ready – both practically and mentally/emotionally for this baby <3 Topics I Cover in This Podcast: What I’m doing to get ready in the last couple of weeks 😀 When I gathered birth […]

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Kyler’s Birth

From Brittany, USA I developed preeclampsia with my first baby and had preterm labor and delivery at 34 weeks. With my second, I tried everything I could to prevent that complication from coming up again. My goals changed throughout pregnancy, but I wanted a natural water birth. I switched providers at 32 weeks to a […]

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What You Need to Know About Plus-Sized Pregnancy with bebo mia

Starting pregnancy over your “ideal weight” can bring its own risks and challenges – but they may not be what you’re expecting. Here’s the surprising truth about plus-sized pregnancy and how you can advocate for yourself and your baby. Topics We Discuss in this Podcast: Who and what bebo mia is and how they’re supporting […]

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How to Let Little Ones Help with Chores

How do you juggle keeping up with the house and chasing toddlers? Combine them together! Here’s how to get your littles helping you with chores – and loving it. Topics I Cover in This Podcast: The biggest thing you MUST know about letting littles help you around the house How to plan for a toddler […]

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Inspiring Creativity and Problem-Solving In Your Preschooler

How can we foster creativity, ingenuity, problem-solving, and more in our preschoolers? Give them the time and space to do so! Today I talk about encouraging preschoolers to play without needing an adult to guide them every step of the way… and why that’s so important! Topics I Cover in This Podcast: How to baby […]

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