10 Tips For a No-Scream, Natural Birth · Pint-sized Treasures
Are you thinking about a natural birth? Check out these no-scream tips that will help you make the most of your natural labo and birth journey!
My help comes from the Lord - Psalm 121
I lift my eyes unto the hills. Where will my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. He will not allow your foot to slip; your Protector will not slumber. Indeed, the Protector of Israel does not slumber or sleep. The Lord protects you; the Lord is a shelter right by your side. The sun will not strike you by day or the moon by night. The Lord will protect you from all harm; He will protect your life. The Lord will protect your coming and going both now and…
Melatonin’s role in labor progress
In February of last year, I heard about a study that reaffirms what our mammal cousins have known instinctively for thousands of years... birth should happen in
The Hands-Down Best Labor Advice Ever
Pregnant for the first time? Getting a little worried about labor? This labor advice is AWESOME for first time moms to be.
FREE Printable Birth Affirmations
Would you like some FREE printable birth affirmations? Well, I have good news! My wonderful friend Sashi is a graphic designer and has created some beautiful birth affirmations for her upcoming bir…
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Christian Birth Affirmations
I came across the concept of birth affirmations while researching natural labor and I loved it. The only problem was that the affirmations I found online were very centered on me: my body, my power, my natural know-how. I knew I needed to rely on God and not my own strength, so I made a list of my own Bible-based birth affirmations. I thought about reading these aloud on a recording that I could listen to while on labor (as some popular methods suggest), but I ending up using them…
(Open RP. I need someone to be the guy. They are boyfriend and girlfriend. The girl was just in a car accident. She's now a paraplegic. No fandom or powers please) He sits still, holding my hand and rubbing my fingers. I haven't said anything since the accident. We just sit quietly waiting for the nurse to come back.
Limp and Loose in Labor - 8 Practical Tips
We have turned one of our most popular blog posts (http://bit.ly/LimpAndLoose) into an awesome illustrated handout. Get your own copy of this illustration that is ready for distribution to your clients or for your own use in labor. - Use as a reminder in labor - Doulas can use to educate during prenatal appointments - Childbirth Educators and Doulas can make a copy for their clients About the Author, Alice Turner Hello! I'm Alice. Doula, childbirth educator and owner of…
If you are birthing in a birth center or at home.. your "hospital bag" is going to look way different. For birth centers (and obvious at home births) you're not staying overnight at a hospital or spending any extended periods of time in one, so there are tons of things you don't need to worry about toting along. From homeopathic to essential oils - see what I take with me for my natural labor and delivery
Pros and Cons of 11 Common Labor Positions - Mothering
By Paulina G. Perez, RN, BSN, CD, LCCE, FACCE Movement and positioning in labor work magic. Movement enhances comfort by stimulating the receptors in the brain that decrease pain perception. The result is that you are able to tolerate increasingly strong contractions. When contractions become very strong, endorphins are released and pain perception decreases even … Continue reading Pros and Cons of 11 Common Labor Positions
2 Chronicles 15:7 by ryanacario on DeviantArt
Background used: [link] A product of my decision to make stuff like this everyday, containing what God's message was for me that day. I call this endeav... 2 Chronicles 15:7