Originally Posted by emmalola
Hi vivian! I'm Apache, and I live in Santa Fe. Nice to be close to family. Welcome.
My big least favorite cultural appropriation thing that happens in the childbirth community...
Just introducing myself.
I'm Ohkay Owingeh from Northern New Mexico and my partner is Navajo.
I'm @ 2 mos pregnant with my first and we're pretty excited. We live in Albuquerque, but spend as much time as we can with his...
The only Blessing Way I know of is a Navajo ceremony that has nothing to do with babies or birthing. In fact, Navajos arent allowed to have any baby items (like gifts from a shower) until AFTER the baby is born; it's bad luck.