Like all things Old World New & Old World New Baby related, we tried to be as natural as possible in our chldbirth journey. We opted for minimal ultrasounds (we only got 3, and we didn't find out the gender - that was a surprise), we chose a birth center and midwives, and I gave birth . . .
Every pregnancy is different, but here are a few things that some mamas say they ABSOLUTELY NEEDED to make it through their first trimester of pregnancy. This is a time of major changes to our body as it prepares to be the home to our new little being for the majority of the year following your . . .
The one thing I've learned on my journey to a completely natural birth process is that in order for it to be successful, is that I need to surround myself with like-minded people. Unfortunately, mainstream America is all about "doing what's normal," (i.e. strict hospital births, cesareans to avoid . . .