6 Family Traditions for Thanksgiving Day

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Either if you are pregnant, have a little baby, or a toddler; it’s never to early or too late to start a family tradition. By creating your own special rituals, for sure, you will offer comfort, stability, and the sense of family identity to your children. I have selected 6 Family Traditions for Thanksgiving Day that you can repeat every year with your lovely family and friends. Continue reading “6 Family Traditions for Thanksgiving Day”

8 Benefits of Skin-to-Skin Care (and more)

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8 Benefits of Skin-to-Skin Care

Newborn babies are use to be warm and tight inside the womb. It is a completely new and peculiar experience for them to be out of that comfort zone. We can help them to stabilize and feel comfortable through the skin-to-skin care.

Continue reading to learn about eight amazing benefits of skin-to-skin contact. Continue reading “8 Benefits of Skin-to-Skin Care (and more)”

Braxton Hicks Contractions

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Pictures above show how your belly may change in shape while having a Braxton Hick Contraction 🙂

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What are Braxton Hicks (BH) Contractions?
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Ready for C-section

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Once all is set for the C-Section –check out my previous post (Epidural? YES, YES, YES PLEASE!!!)- you are taken from the labor room to the surgery room. Your husband or any other person (just one) will be allowed to stay with you. So you have to say bye-bye to your family and friends for a while. All nurses smiling and making you feel that everything is going to be Okay is wonderful. Even though you are scared, anxious, freaked out, and panicked, all in one. Everything ready, a giant lamp almost in your face and your husband holding your hand. Continue reading “Ready for C-section”