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 supplies – and why having a few last-minute things to pick up has helped m
  • How I got baby clothes sorted and ready (with a pink/blue bin!)
  • Getting my diaper bag ready… mostly
  • An awesome system that has helped me get my email inbox to 0 – even the NBBC box!
  • How I’m keeping the kids on task… and keeping the house clean!
  • What I’m doing to get the piles of stuff to melt away
  • Why my Brewer Diet checklist is my new best friend
  • What changed to help me start visualizing baby’s birth
  • “Getting heavy” – what it means… and why I’m starting to get excited about it

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Things Mentioned on This Week’s Podcast

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Kristen is a pregnancy coach, student midwife, and a mama to 8 - all born naturally! I've spent nearly two decades helping mamas have healthy babies, give birth naturally, and enjoy the adventure of motherhood. Does complete support for a sacred birth and beautiful beginning for your baby resonate with you? Contact me today to chat about how powerful guidance and coaching can transform your pregnancy, birth, and mothering journey <3

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