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"Childbirth Education in the US is..."

“Childbirth Education in the US is…” This was the monthly question posed at my NACEF meeting just yesterday. NACEF – Northwest Area Childbirth Educators Forum – is a nonprofit group that I’ve been a Board Member of since I began my career as a Childbirth Educator almost 16 years ago. 1,652 more words


Childbirth Education

Childbirth education includes online lessons, specific sessions for individual requirements, from labour to the first few weeks of life. Caesarean section deliveries, pain relief and breastfeeding education. 24 more words

Childbirth Education

Postpartum Depression Doesn't Give a Crap Who You Are When It's Coming For You.

Having a new baby is wonderful and scary as hell, all at the same time. Each woman’s experience is different and it varies, whether it’s her first baby or her 15th. 1,312 more words


Squatting Makes Your Pelvis Bigger!

This is great news for all of you mommas out there who are planning to give birth without an epidural. Squatting is an amazing way to increase your pelvic size to allow the baby lots of space to turn and descend. 136 more words


What the heck is DaraVida??!!

Coming up with a business name is, as my friend Jess said, like coming up with a name for your child. You have a few ideas. 245 more words

Call for Submissions


Do you work with mothers and babies in Mississippi?  If so, February is the time for you to show your love for birth by sharing your personal, organizational, or business birth philosophy.   26 more words


Why Breastfeed and How the Hell Does It Work, Anyhow?

At first, breastfeeding can make even the most confident women feel helpless. It is always easier to master a new skill if you know why you are doing something and how it works. 480 more words