It has been a wonderful week reflecting on how having a doula has affected my most recent experience at giving birth, and celebrating World Doula week with women and men around the world who lend themselves to the support of motherhood, giving birth, postpartum support and the like. Spiltmilk hasRead More →

I can speak from experience the trade in event is a great time to shop and get rid of items that take up space. Babies”R”Us® announced that the company’s most-asked-about savings event will return to Babies”R”Us and Toys”R”Us® stores nationwide beginning Sunday, February 11 for loyalty members, and Friday, FebruaryRead More →

If you’ve been watching the news lately you are well aware of the high levels of flu activity across the United States. 37 pediatric deaths have been reported in the most recen flu activity update, with expectations that this number will increase. Total flu deaths have not yet been reported,Read More →

Several Studies on morning sickness have revealed that over 50% of pregnant woman experience morning sickness. There is no real evidence on what causes morning sickness yet. But we know that it happens. I have had the pleasure of experiencing this natural phenomenon with both my pregnancy with the twins,Read More →

It’s no secret that during pregnancy a woman’s immune system is weakened. Changes in the immune system, heart, and lungs during pregnancy make pregnant women (and women up to two weeks postpartum) more prone to severe illness from flu, as well as to hospitalizations and even death. Pregnant women withRead More →