Home Birth After a Previous Hospital Birth: What to Expect

Bringing a new life into the world is a deeply personal and transformative experience. For some mothers, the birth of their first child in a hospital setting may lead to a desire for a different birthing experience the second time around. If you’re considering a home birth after a previous hospital birth, you’re not alone. … Read more

Should I have a Home Birth?

Bringing a child into the world is a monumental journey, and the choices you make along the way can significantly impact your experience. One of the most important decisions expecting parents face is where to give birth. While hospitals have traditionally been the default choice, home birth has been gaining popularity as a viable alternative. … Read more

Hypnobirthing Tips: A Complete Guide for a Calm and Relaxing Birth

Hypnobirthing is a natural childbirth technique that uses relaxation, breathing, visualization, and self-hypnosis techniques to help expectant mothers achieve a calm and peaceful birth. This technique has gained popularity in recent years due to its effectiveness in reducing anxiety and pain during childbirth. In this article, we will discuss some essential tips for hypnobirthing that … Read more

Preparing for Childbirth and Delivery

As a new parent, the thought of childbirth and delivery can be daunting. However, with some careful planning and preparation, you can ease your worries and ensure a smoother transition into parenthood. In this article, I’ll share some tips that helped me prepare my home, pack for the hospital, and get my mind ready for … Read more

I Had a Pain-Free Labor (My Birth Story)

On February 12 2023 I went into labor. My labor experience is much different from most, as I had my second born at home without the use of medication, and almost transferred to the hospital due to maternal fever.  Contractions started very early Saturday morning, and they were more intense than the Braxton Hicks contractions … Read more

The Ultimate Hospital Bag Checklist for Expecting Moms

Once you start closing in on your third trimester, you’ll want to start thinking about your hospital bag checklist. This goes for mothers who are planning for home births as well. In the event of an emergency you’ll want to be prepared for anything.  I recommend having your hospital bag packed checklist completed by 34 … Read more

9 Things to do Before Giving Birth

While preparing to bring your little one home, there are a few very common things everyone remembers to get done. These things include planning a baby shower, buying a car seat, creating a baby registry and getting a space ready for your baby to come home to.  There are a few things that I don’t … Read more

Do You Need a Birth Plan?

The answer is yes. I believe your customized birth plan is one of the most important things to pack in your hospital bag. No, it is not required by hospitals to have one, although it can’t hurt to have one. In many ways it might even be helpful. What is a Birth Plan? A birth … Read more