July 8, 2020

You’ve seen all the ridiculous movie scenes with a pregnant woman panting, then screaming, then panting some more while her bumbling husband tries to comfort her through labor. I saw them all, too – and I knew that there had to be better ways to breathe through labor contractions! Fortunately, there are – here are

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July 1, 2020

Getting through labor and birth is a big job, especially when you decide to go all natural! After having 8 babies naturally, I’ve discovered the 7 best books to read before natural birth – they’ll help you feel strong, confident, and prepared! Check out the list, then read on for details on each book:1Gentle Birth,

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June 26, 2020

I’ve been through childbirth 8 time – and after the first couple of babies, I started looking into how to handle the ring of fire during a natural birth with as little pain as possible! I discovered some techniques that helped me push out babies with far less pain – including a 10lb 10oz baby

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June 24, 2020

When I was pregnant with my first baby I planned a natural birth… …but I was really nervous about how I’d get through transition. I wasn’t sure how I’d deal with it when things got really intense. I ​did get through it with that baby – and I’ve now managed transition during a natural birth seven

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March 20, 2020

There’s no point in commenting how crazy things are right now – it is unprecedented, especially since we’re dealing with a pandemic and that impacts hospital bed availability… …something that’s likely on your mind if you’re due to have a baby soon! Hospitals have pandemic protocols in place, and the hope is the maternity wards will not

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