Bathing Your Newborn – The How To Guide
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Bathing your newborn seems pretty easy.  After all, we all know how to take a bath.  However, bathing a newborn, especially for someone who has never done it before, can be a very daunting task.  Newborns seem like little fragile creatures with tender, delicate skin; and in a certain respect, they are.  Their skin has…

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What is Raspberry Leaf Tea and How Can It Help You and Your Baby?
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I’ve been drinking red raspberry leaf tea since I gave birth to Therese, my third.  After she was born I proceeded to hemorrage.  Keep in mind that I home birth.  I’ll never forget the look on my husband’s face when my midwife asked him to pray for me.  His whole face went pale and expressionless…

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Why I No Longer Circumcise My Sons

I have five sons.  Of my sons I have circumcised three of them, the first three.  Why did I choose to not circumcise the last two?  I have a few reasons I’d like to share with you.  I will do my best to just give you the facts of the operation but I am going…

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Mental and Spiritual Preparation for Motherhood
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Being a mother doesn’t necessarily come naturally. Obviously the physical attributes are there or you wouldn’t be pregnant. But mentally and spiritually requires more than just getting pregnant and putting together a nursery. Everyone thinks it comes naturally to be a mother. In some regards it does. Our bodies produce all the right love hormones…

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Finally! The Baby is Asleep!!

Okay.  So this post has absolutely nothing to do with being a birth doula or childbirth.  I am writing this to express my frustration with getting a baby’s sleep patterns to match my own. My daughter, Judith, is six months old.  All of my other babies, with the exception of one, have been trained to…

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