Is Bed-Sharing Safe?

Is Bed-Sharing Safe?
You may not have planned to bed-share, but you've likely found yourself in a bed-sharing or pseudo bed-sharing situation at one point or another in your life w/ baby. You probably have questions of whether it is safe or causing bad habits, or perhaps you feel guilty or ashamed about it.  Read on to learn how not only can bed-sharing be done safely, but if can often lead to more sleep for everyone.
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How To Combat Postpartum Hair Loss

How To Combat Postpartum Hair Loss
Mama, you're so in love with your little bundle of joy, appreciating the snuggles and the little smiles and coos.  You've likely resigned yourself to the sleep exhaustion and perhaps even the spit up on all your clothes, and maybe you have even picked out your comfiest ‘mom uniform’ that you are literally living in.  You’ve likely had at least one episode of being peed or pooped on…..but the hair loss (gah!). There is no sugar coating it…..IT STINKS!!!  Read on to get my top tips for combating that dreaded, and often unavoidable post-partum hair loss.
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Why Preparing For Postpartum Is Just As Important As Preparing For Birth

Why Preparing For Postpartum Is Just As Important As Preparing For Birth

You weren’t meant to travel the postpartum time alone....


We spend all this time preparing for birth. Once we give birth, we are handed our baby and sent on our merry way.  We are essentially left to figure everything out on our own! 

 

There is little wonder that new mothers, many of whom have little or no experience with babies or children, are often physically exhausted and emotionally depleted. They may find themselves easily anxious and confused about ‘doing what is right’. 

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Post-Partum: Mothering the Mother

My daughter Eevi is now 4 months old, and we have survived the newborn period and the fourth trimester! She is my second child, and the past 4 months have felt like they have just flown by......
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