Babywearing, Doula, Motherhood, Parenting

Outdoor Adventures with Baby – One More Reason to Love Babywearing

Babywearing has been practiced in many different forms by many cultures around the world for centuries.  As the art of babywearing grows in popularity in the industrialized world, the countless benefits of these practices are beginning to be recognized through modern research.  Wearing your child allows you to keep him or her close, which promotes bonding, simplifies breastfeeding,… Continue reading Outdoor Adventures with Baby – One More Reason to Love Babywearing

Motherhood, Parenting

New Baby Must-Haves – A Minimalist Guide

There is no doubt about it, welcoming a baby into your family is life-changing.  Your day to day schedule will change, your priorities will change, your heart will grow, and the entire world will be different.  There is a huge market for products designed to make this process easier... It is a bit overwhelming.  For… Continue reading New Baby Must-Haves – A Minimalist Guide

Doula, Motherhood

Mamas, Please Don’t Bounce Back

You’ve just welcomed your perfect little babe into the world, and suddenly, the pressure is on. The magazine covers at the grocery checkout applaud the celebrity mom, “Her pre-pregnancy body is back and hotter than ever!” Other women in line at the coffee shop, “Oh, I saw so-and-so last week. She's back at work and… Continue reading Mamas, Please Don’t Bounce Back