5 Reasons to Try to Have a Natural Birth

What kind of birth do you want?  Have you thought about what is really important to you when you have your birth experience?  Birth is one of those experiences that women can remember in detail for the rest of their lives.  Naturally, it would be important to protect that memory by exploring the birth that you would like to have before that happens.  Here are some thoughts on natural birth so that you might explore all your options. [Read more…]

Three Hospital Procedures Your Infant May or May Not Need

Most new moms don’t know what the routine birth procedures are at most hospitals.  I can honestly say as a new mom that I didn’t.   And, many times even if moms do know the routine procedures they don’t know why the hospitals have them in place.  I’m over at the High Country Parent today discussing three infant procedures that your infant may or may not need.   Join in on the conversation by leaving a comment at the bottom of my post over there.  I would love to know your thoughts!