Here are two videos that I find very helpful in preparing for a natural birth.
This pregnancy has taught me a lot so far. I have learned more of what I will and will not tolerate from another adult. I have learned more patience with my children. I am living a greener and healthier life for me and my children. I have taken in two cats who needed a loving … Continue reading Finding My Inner Bull
Musa Moon is the one stop place for all of your herbal needs for before, during and after pregnancy. Breastfeeding can be difficult and every now and then a mom needs help maintaining or increasing her milk supply especially if she is returning to work or wants to make a breast milk stash in her … Continue reading Featured Business: Musa M OO N
I found out I was pregnant just like most women in America by taking an early at home pregnancy test. Me and my partner were using spermicide as a form of birth control and we were also pulling out. I know, I know not the best way or even really effective way of preventing pregnancy … Continue reading Pregnancy: How I found out I was pregnant with baby #4
I am not really good with pain. The worst pain that I ever felt in my life was recovering from knee surgery. I didn't want to move and couldn't wait for physical therapy to strengthen and help my knee heal. I have been in labor three times and two of the three times were not … Continue reading Is a natural birth for me?
This week on my grocery store trip, I saw a wonderful deal on savings. Saving on meat is always a great thing since it is one of the most expensive things in the grocery store. The lean ground beef was orginally $9.49 and it was on sale for $4.99. I had to get two!! Please … Continue reading Steal of the week: Aldi Lean Ground Beef
Almost there! Almost there! I keep telling myself I am almost there. I spoke with a really good friend of mine the other day. She is 30 weeks pregnant with her 3rd. I am 24 weeks pregnant with my 4th. She has decided she doesn't want anymore children. Me, I am not so sure yet. … Continue reading Pregnancy & Life Update: 24 Weeks Pregnant
Me time, Oh! Me time. Sometimes "me time" is a damn unicorn. I have been searching for "me time" for a while now. I find it on the rarest occasions. I usually find it and then something pops into my head that I need to do and I end up telling "me time" that I … Continue reading 10 Things To Do During “Me Time”
My little bundle of joy has been kicking like crazy. I can actually see my stomach change shape from his movements. I do not remember this happening so soon with my previous pregnancies. I am starting to wake up in the middle of the night for bathroom runs and also to eat a late night … Continue reading Pregnancy Update: Baby is Kicking Away
I gave birth to my first child in June of 2012. I was 22 years old. The experience wasn't as pleasant as I wanted to be. I was at my boyfriend's house. I was 39 weeks pregnant. The days before I was having extreme cramping and pain in my abdomen. I went to the doctor and … Continue reading Birth Story: My Firstborn