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Breaking Down the Cost of Giving Birth in the Philippines

Almost ready to pop? Unless you’ve given birth before, getting an estimate of the cost of child birth in the Philippines can be one of the most flustering things… 1,568 more words


Fetus en Fetu by Mary Kay McBrayer

And Isaac besought the Lord for his wife, because she was barren: and he heard him, and made Rebecca to conceive. But the children struggled in her womb, and she said: If it were to be so with me, what need was there to conceive?

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I will never be the same...

*Warning – may contain too much information, you’ve been warned!*

The pregnant ladies in the movies always look stunning and have that glow about them. They never seem to experience any swelling and they never seem to have any issues with excess weight being gained in parts of their bodies that aren’t the exactly ‘the bump’. 516 more words


Women who eat their placenta are flirting with cannibalism for unproven benefits, doctors say

Women who cook, roast, dehydrate or blend their babies’ placentas into smoothies are engaging in a practice that flirts with cannibalism, according to the authors of a new review on the human “placentophagy” phenomenon. 1,164 more words


5 Essential To-Dos Before Getting Pregnant

Why wait until pregnancy to soak your Self in tender loving care?

By taking steps now to nurture the health of your body, and overall life, you can infuse your eventual pregnancy with heightened vitality and a more peaceful and appreciative energy. 773 more words


Waiting for baby

Ahhh the end of pregnancy….What a joyous and exciting time this is, where mother’s-to-be blossom into Snow White and begin spring-cleaning their houses to perfection, whilst whistling a merry tune, joined by the local neighbourhood birds as we bake apple pies in the oven to present our wonderful Prince Charmings when they return home from their day at work… NOT! 317 more words

Parenting Blogs

Netflix and Sick: Unexpected

I was watching Before 90 Days.  #mencryforme. And saw pregnant ladies in an ad.  Play!

The reason I became a doula is from my work with young, teen, and/or single moms.  119 more words

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