Birth Recovery

Birth recovery Hey Mama, let’s talk about birth recovery for just a minute. Was it harder to recover from a cesarean birth or vaginal birth? I’ve helped women welcome their babies in all the ways. Some wished it was a cesarean birth and some wished they had a vaginal birth. Both are heros in my…

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Fetal Positions

Hey mama, let’s talk about your baby’s position in the womb. When you go to your OB/prenatal appointment, if you’re lucky, your doc will tell you what position your baby is in. He may rattle off some acronyms, but you have no idea what that means. Let me see if I can help you understand…

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Is MetaPWR a Diet?

Hey Mama…is this a question you have??? Is MetaPWR a diet? I want to address one question that keeps coming up… “is MetaPWR a diet? I cringe at this question because I would never advocate for dieting during pregnancy or while breastfeeding, but I do recommend the dōTERRA MetaPWR system. This system was created to…

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Midwife Scholarship Passion Project

At convention last year, my heartstrings were tugged on as I listened to Edna Adan tell us about the women in Sanaag and the challenges they face. Because empowering women through birth is deeply embedded in my bones, I wanted so much to help, but where to start??? What can I do?? This is WAY…

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Virtual Midwife

I hear all the time, “I wish you could be my midwife”. So I got creative, thought outside the box and this is what came of it. I Am a Virtual midwife I help pregnant moms, doulas midwives, and people just like you get the clarity, confidence, and tools you need to trust birth and…

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Are Essential Oils Safe in Pregnancy?

You may have come across many books that debate which, if any, essential oils are safe during pregnancy. You will often see a warning on the label or an advisory to contact your physician before using essential oils.You may read that “studies” showing certain oils can cause spontaneous abortions, miscarriages, or uterine contractions. The problem…

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Preparing for Birth

Pregnancy and childbirth can be so confusing, what’s safe? what isn’t? What’s best to take to the hospital? What’s best for my baby? So many books, posts, blogs, friends, parents (the list goes on!), all offering different advice and sometimes sharing things that may not necessarily be true! There is so much preparation that goes…

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The Golden Hour of Birth!

The first hour immediately after your baby is born is often referred to as the golden hour because so many beautiful and perfect things happen in this hour. They are “golden” and you don’t want to miss out. Your baby is usually awake and alert during this time, so bonding is easy. Oxytocin has been…

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