Coping Tools for fear-free pain-free childbirth

Coping Tools For Fear-free Pain-Free Childbirth

Any time I mention the words “fear free” or “pain free” birth, I usually get a blank stare response of disbelief. Our modern culture has so over-dramatized and medicalized the tradition of childbirth, that it’s hard for most to imagine a woman in natural labor lost so deliciously deep within herself that she is feeling such […] Read more…

Natural Birth Stories

My Euphoric Pain-Free Birth of Lydia Autumn

Scroll down for Lydia Autumn Keeler’s Pain-Free Birth Story, but here’s the birth story of my first daughter for some context: My Natural Traumatic Birth of Vienna Belle “I do not care what kind of birth you have… A home birth, scheduled cesarean, epidural hospital birth, or if you birth alone in the woods next to […] Read more…

Top 10 Practices of Happy Stay at Home Moms

Top 10 Practices of Happy Stay at Home Moms

This is an article that I have started to write so many times over the last year since becoming a “Stay at Home Mom.” The titles have varied, but the concept has remained the same–basically, how to enjoy your job as a stay at home mom and lead a consistently fulfilling life in the trenches of […] Read more…

DIY Postpartum Recovery Herb Baths

DIY Postpartum Recovery Herb Baths

When I was preparing for my first natural labor, I did only that–prepare for the labor. I had a soft pretty robe and nursing tanks packed in my hospital bag, but beyond that I guess I assumed my body would heal as self-sufficiently as it labored. That was NOT the case. With only a 1st degree tear and […] Read more…

Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Cookie Dough Cupcakes–Birthday Tradition!

I’m not sure what it says about me that my favorite food is cookie dough, but I do know that for as much raw cookie dough as I’ve consumed in my lifetime without getting salmonella, I’m either the luckiest girl on the planet or it’s not a real thing. Regardless, I’m not willing to risk it for my […] Read more…

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