What is placenta encapsulation?Placental encapsulation is the practice of ingesting the placenta after it has been steamed, dehydrated, ground, and placed into pills. Traditionally, this is taken by the mother and is believed to impart numerous health benefits. It is frequently taken shortly after giving birth. Of the 4000 species of placental mammals on earth, … Continue reading Placenta Encapsulation
Why I'm Getting My Tubes TiedGetting my tubes tied with the delivery of my second child was actually a really easy decision for me. My husband and I waited until we were in our 30s to have kids so we could party like rock stars throughout our 20s. Totally worth it and I wouldn't change … Continue reading Getting my Tubes Tied
The hospital will provide you with diapers, wipes, pads, disposable underwear, and formula if needed Clothes For YouLoose fitting comfy sweatpantsBathrobeLoose tanks/t shirtsNursing brasNursing nightgownHigh waisted underwear (granny panties)Slippers & socksFlip flops for the shower Clothes For BabySwaddlesOnesiesKnotted gowns/sleep gownsReceiving blanketsBeanies/headbandsNewborn mittens & socksGoing home outfit Toiletries Toothbrush & toothpasteShampoo & conditionerFace washDeodorantRazorBlow dryer & … Continue reading Hospital Bag Checklist
Not So Surprising - Acne. Everyone knows that during pregnancy your hormone production sky rockets, and all that up and down definitely has lots of side effects. Not everyone breaks out, but it's very common to do so. You may also have other skin effects, such as dry skin or blotches. Surprising - Hair thinning. … Continue reading The Most Surprising, And Some Not So Surprising, Pregnancy Symptoms
Congratulations! You're pregnant! Yay!! And now you feel like shit. Pregnancy and morning sickness are no joke, and I've had severe morning sickness for the entirety of both my pregnancies. And it's awful. But there are things you can do to help! Here's a list of tips on how to cope with morning sickness and … Continue reading Morning Sickness Tips
Yay! Your little bundle of joy is on the way! And you're probably brainstorming all kinds of ideas on baby names. You want something original but not too weird. Something that reflects your unique personality and views on life. So here's a list of the top boho baby names of 2019 to help you decide! … Continue reading Boho Baby Names
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