June 25, 2008

What is the history of water birth? When was it started? Why have your baby in water? Answer: I suspect that water birth has been around for a lot longer than we’ve been keeping track of it. The first recorded waterbirth happened in 1803 (in France). But water birth first came into the public light

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June 18, 2008

…or any list of stuff. These lists can completely clutter your life. Are they really useful? Can they help you with your goals, your schedule, your organization? Well, to an extent I think they can. I also think they can be pointless. They’re pointless when they’re not focused on your goals. And they’re pointless when

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June 16, 2008

by Taylor (Hamilton, GA) How will I know if I am having back labor? What are the signs? I know my baby is posterior. Answer: Hi Taylor, Back labor is a term that’s used when a mother feels her labor pains in her back. A posterior baby can lead to back labor but not always.

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June 12, 2008

by Kimberly (FL, USA) Could you point me in the right direction regarding resources on when and what to start feeding your baby when he shows interest in starting solid foods? I know that pediatricians and other health care professionals recommend starting with rice cereal, but when I looked at the list of ingredients on

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June 9, 2008

I’ve spent some time writing articles on being more effective as a mother. They’ve been pretty practical. I’ve just focused on telling you the “whys” of setting goals, a schedule, etc, and giving you an outline on how to do those things. Today I’m going to take a bit of a different track and talk

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