Hi! Welcome to the club!
I just wanted to say that I totally know what you mean about getting pregnant on the first try. DH and I got married in May and just started trying in January. Actually, we weren't even officially...
Originally Posted by triple07
I wish I could stomach milk because SOOOO many ppl said it helps... but when I drink milk... i throw up. So thats kind of a lose lose situation lol.
I cannot stomach cow...
I have not read What to Expect, but from what I have heard, it is really not an appropriate reference for homebirth or natural birth.
Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn by Penny Simpkin broadly covers all of those important topics.
Originally Posted by birthdancedoula
Hello fellow traingle preggo mama!! I wonder if we have the same mw?
Hi there! I think I am going with Nancy the CNM. I am also a doula though I have only done 8...
I manage an organic veggie farm. I am not sure if I will be able to keep doing it in some capacity after it starts getting uncomfortable to be working out in the fields this summer. I kind of feel ready to quit already, but that's just...
Your problem is a hard one. I can't imagine going through all this without support from women who love and who have who have done it all before. I feel like my body is changing so much, and I really appreciate the advice,...
I am definitely planning on taking a hypnobabies class. I sat in on a Bradley class for my doula training, and I have already read so many books, so I am definitely looking forward to something different that includes some more in depth...
3)Partners name and age: Ian, 27
4)How many kids do you have? Names? This is our first!
5)What is your EDD? October 11
6)Are you planning on Home birth, Unassisted childbirth, birthing center? Hospital?...
I just got back from a visit to my naturopath and here's what he recommended to combat m/s:
eat a PROTEIN snack EVERY HOUR. yes, EVERY HOUR!!
give up all white carbs and simple sugars and limit fruits.
eat plenty of whole grains and...
I want to add here because I am so grateful that i can still eat pretty normally, though I felt so bad today that i don't know how long I'll be able to keep it up:
bf: eggs and toast
snack: tahini and honey sandwich
lunch: some salad,...