Pregnancy

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9 Best Ways to Induce Labor Naturally at Home


Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Once you've hit 40 weeks, the pregnancy glow is replaced by what I call the "sweating-profusely glow". You are uncomfortable sitting, standing and even lying down. And, the swelling! Don't even get me started on the swelling.   You have lost sight of your toes.  You have to pee. Constantly. EVERYTHING HURTS. Constantly. You are so tired.    To top it ...

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The Minimalist Hospital Bag Checklist: Essentials List for Mom, Dad and Baby


Tuesday, September 4, 2018

As some of you know, I had a very speedy labor. I only packed a robe and slippers for myself. I didn't even have time to pack anything for my baby, which is why I came up with the Minimalist Hospital Bag Checklist. My labor and delivery would have gone smoother if I packed my bag ...

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11 Best Foods that Increase Fertility For Women


Tuesday, September 4, 2018

I tried to get pregnant for over three years before finally conceiving naturally. I honestly did not believe that I could conceive naturally because I have severe endometriosis. My husband and I almost took the IVF plunge, but I was terrified of the physical and emotional stress that would come with it. Before committing to ...

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How to Induce Labor with Raspberry Leaf Tea


Friday, August 10, 2018

If you have you have read Leo's crazy birth story, you know that I had a speedy labor.  It is a wild, crazy, scary and exciting story. I would love for you to read it if you haven't already! After hearing my birth story, people always want to know how I had such a short labor and ...

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