I think it’s safe to say that breastfeeding is a pretty remarkable function of the human body. Most people are aware of its numerous health benefits (for mom and baby) and don’t question that it’s the best option for nourishing babies growing body. However, there are also a few exceptional qualities of breastmilk that you may find quite astonishing. Continue reading
The first time my daughter became ill and spiked a fever, it was terrifying. As I held her in my arms, I could feel her hot little body against mine and I just knew that she felt miserable. All I wanted to do was make her better and take her fever away!
On December 18, 2015, 4:04 A.M. my beautiful baby girl was born, in my bedroom, in a tub of water! My life as I knew it had forever changed. I will always remember this day and cherish the birth of my daughter. I write this with a humble confidence, to empower other women with their birthing experience. My hope is that these words will reach you in your time of need. I hope that it can motivate and inspire you, and give you encouragement in your birthing decisions.
Deciding where to have your birth is probably one of the most important decisions that you will make as a mother. However, a home birth is usually not the first option on most people’s minds. There are so many unknowns. What if something goes wrong? I am writing this article to answer some of those questions and to bring awareness to the reality of childbirth.