Archive for 'Birth'
Posted on20. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s the age of the Internet, this means as new-age parents, we have a lot more options for keeping track of our child’s growth other than the traditional baby book. While the baby book technique has been tried, trusted, and deemed a very reliable way to keep your baby’s memories alive, there are other ways [...]
Posted on15. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Prenatal care is ultra-important for expecting moms and even more so for your developing baby. But not every mother-to-be knows how to receive top-notch care while expecting. Here are three ways in which you can guarantee you and your growing family receive excellent maternity and prenatal care. Know Your Rights Oh, yes – you have [...]
Posted on08. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Some woman never have outlandish dreams while they’re pregnant, and some of us have such insanely colorful dreams that we can’t even put them into perspective. Here are five of the most commonly dreamt about visions and what they could mean. You’re breastfeeding animals Sounds kind of odd, but really it’s just your subconscious prepping [...]
Posted on03. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
If you’re on the fence about whether or not to give birth naturally, here are some helpful benefits to both mom and baby if you deliver vaginally. Benefits for baby: Babies come when they’re ready We’re not talking about being induced here, if you just let nature take its course, then your baby [...]
Posted on30. Jan, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Not feeling a traditional baby shower? You’re not the only one. More and more women are turning to other creative ways to celebrate their pregnancy and prepare for their baby’s arrival. It’s not uncommon for women to receive an abundance of gifts that they may never use or need at their baby shower. So, instead, [...]
Posted on20. Jan, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Delivering a baby is no easy task. True that it’s a very natural thing and can usually be done without major complications, but that doesn’t trivialize the act of labor by any means. Finding comfort, strength, and determination while you’re going through labor and delivery is a crucial and vital role for both mother and baby. Read [...]
Posted on13. Jan, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
If your wish is to give birth naturally at home or in a birthing center, then finding ways to ease the discomfort of labor is exactly what you need. Even if you’re thinking of a hospital birth but would like the least amount of intervention possible – these birth positions can benefit you tremendously while [...]
Posted on08. Jan, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Pregnancy should be a joyous time for you and your partner, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be thinking about how you want your labor to go while you’re enjoying being pregnant. While having a birth plan is important and can help to bring you to a peaceful state about how you’d like your labor [...]
Posted on01. Jan, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Your baby is almost here, but first you have to get through the final month of pregnancy. Your baby will be putting on some weight this last month and you’ll be feeling it. Therefore it’s best to take this last month easier than you have been and put the final touches on getting ready for [...]
Posted on28. Dec, 2011 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s nerve-wracking to hire a babysitter. And just the thought of going through the motions of picking out the right one to entrust your children to their care can be downright daunting. In today’s world, it’s hard to trust your next door neighbor, let alone a stranger to watch your children. That’s why it’s so [...]