May 9, 2019

Labor: How Do You Push?

I want to get into this…this is more debated then you even know, because if you have had a child vaginally before, you have most likely […]
May 4, 2019

When You Want a Natural Birth…You Need a Tribe That Believes In You

I’m not sure why we need to do it, but as women we feel the need to make sure other women know how hard it’s going […]
May 1, 2019

We Are Ditching Toxins and Chemicals as a Family, Here’s A Few Items We Are Saying Goodbye To!

When I was pregnant for the first time with my daughter (6 years ago now…ugh…HOW?!), I remember the sudden awareness of everything toxic around me. I’ll […]
April 6, 2019

Pregnancy/Postpartum Friendly Cacao Shake

This shake got me through pregnancy and my fourth trimester. I sometimes add Almond Butter too for a bit more protein. It’s delicious, tastes like chocolate […]
March 26, 2019

42 Weeks Now What?

Article by: Danielle Jarecha, owner of Mothercraft Herbal I had my first baby, Arjun, at home with a nurse midwife.  It had gotten really stressful at […]
August 16, 2017

Essential Oils For Labor

We talk a lot about essential oils as doulas, they are used for so many different things and as a pregnant mom, the more you know […]
August 16, 2017

5 Natural Induction Methods

So, it happens…we have chatted on this blog about “overdue” babies and shown how things can go when you are doing a home birth.  
August 16, 2017

Labor Partners Cheat Sheet

It is so common that we get the eye roll and gasp from partner’s that are looking into childbirth ed with their wives.  The common conversation […]
August 16, 2017

10 Questions for Your Doctor or Midwife

1.  Laboring at home: Have you asked your doctor how long they are comfortable with you laboring at home?  The key to this question is understanding […]