This post is part of a sponsored relationship, however, we would not partner with a business we did not feel brought value to our readers.Support for families through pregnancy, birth, and postpartum has been around for pretty much forever. Modern Doulas are quite a bit different than what you may have loosely learned in history […]
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This post is part of a sponsored partnership with The Christ Hospital Health Network. We are excited about this partnership and the opportunity to provide important resources to local moms. Two lines. And not just ANY two lines. Two life-changing little lines. I’m talking about the ones that show up on a home pregnancy test. […]
You have probably heard of placenta encapsulation if you are having babies these days. Placenta encapsulation is the practice of preparing your placenta to eat. In case this is all news to you: yes, that’s right: some moms eat a human organ after birth. Clearly placenta encapsulation isn’t for everyone. Yet, when I was pregnant […]
As I’m about to have each child, it seems to be a tradition of mine to look back at my last pregnancy, remember the good times, and think about what I would have done differently. I think that each mom should do what is best for her family, but I will share what has not […]
The Cincinnati Moms Guide to OB & Gyn practices in Cincy & NKY.
This guide is sponsored by the businesses featured below. We are grateful to their partnership in helping us provide this resource for local parents.It doesn’t matter if you are having baby #1 or baby #8… moms need support! We are fortunate to have a variety of resources available to us in the Cincinnati/NKY area. This […]
Bloom is a partnership with several local businesses, designed to empower and educate new and expecting moms. We are so grateful for their partnership in this endeavor.
November 17th may be just a normal day to most families, but not to mine. Today is national Prematurity Awareness Day, and I am a mother of a former preemie. On this day, we remember the birth of our daughter, who was born at 32 weeks and 5 days in May 2015. Here is our […]
The first time I heard about a ‘push present’ I was almost 30 years old, pregnant with my first child and watching another educational episode of something on Bravo. My husband was with me, (not pregnant, and not really watching Bravo) and my comment to him was something along the lines of ‘isn’t the baby the […]
After six months of being married, my husband and I decided to start trying for our first baby. I quit birth control and figured things would just happen quickly, for no good reason other than I lack patience and didn’t see a reason it wouldn’t. After almost a year of crying every time good old […]