How to Get Over Your Fear of Birth

When I think back to what “went wrong” with my first birth and what can “go wrong” for so many new mothers, they all have one thing in common: We didn’t know what we didn’t know. I touched on this a little bit in my previous post, but what I didn’t talk about was howContinue reading “How to Get Over Your Fear of Birth”

10 Things I Wish I Had Known As a First-Time Newly-Expecting Mom

I will confess that I went into my first pregnancy woefully unprepared! I hadn’t planned on having a baby, but life threw me a curveball and I had to learn fast. Unfortunately, I hadn’t grown up in the most birth-positive household. I had been taught that babies were expensive time-suckers and that I shouldn’t beContinue reading “10 Things I Wish I Had Known As a First-Time Newly-Expecting Mom”