Pregnancy + Birth

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5 Things to do to Combat First Trimester Nausea

The first-trimester pregnancy nausea is a pain, and quite frankly, just annoying. *this post contains affiliate links, clicking through helps support this blog, with no added cost to you! Thank you!* After about the sixth week it just sets in like a little-personalized rain cloud ready to hover over you for a good couple months… […] Read more…

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The Nursing Bra you should Avoid Buying…

Below, I’ll go into which nursing bra to avoid altogether, which bra is the best for the first weeks with baby, and which bra will last you in the long run. *this post contains affiliate links, clicking through helps support this blog, with no added cost to you! Thank you! Also, all opinions are my […] Read more…

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What is your first postpartum period like?

It isn’t pretty, but it’s oh, so worth it. You know what I’m talkin’ bout. Birth. *this post contains affiliate links, clicking through helps support this blog, with no added cost to you! Thank you!* Seeing that little baby for the first time, the little moments you are overflowing with love and devotion towards your […] Read more…

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Why Is It Important To have a Birth Plan?

If you haven’t seen any of my other blog posts before I’ll give you a little low down. (Or you can read my first home birth story here, and why I chose a home birth here.) We chose a home birth, I took hypnobirthing and Hypno-babies classes, read books on birth like Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth […] Read more…

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Chicken Soup that will Increase your Milk Supply

Perks of having a midwife who has practiced for more years than you’ve been alive: she knows things, not just things found on Pinterest, but things that have been passed down from generation to generation, midwife to midwife. But now I’m putting it on Pinterest because it’s amazing and should be passed on… Hopefully, the midwife […] Read more…

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