July 2013 - Amazing Arrivals

    • 19
      Jul

    LLLI | The Science of Mother’s Milk: immunity is more then antibodies

    LLLI | The Science of Mother’s MilkThis article speaks to the geek in me! It specifically names different components in breast milk and how it boosts immunity. Fascinating stuff! “While each antibody is specifically designed to target one particular pathogen, …

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    • 18
      Jul

    Be Not Afraid, Only Believe- Bitsy Creations

    A Bitsy Creations artwork. Can tell who is their newest and biggest fan? ME!!  This comes in 8 other colors! This simple passage could easily become a mantra for a laboring mama. While in labor, comfort can be found by practicing …

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    • 18
      Jul

    Release your Burdens and Look up to the Lord- Bitsy Creations

    Bitsy Creations is always serving up the best positive thinking art work! To down load this free faith based picture visit Bitsy Creations! I use this daily as a mom and wife- my new mantra, Release and Look up!! Something …

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    • 18
      Jul

    In the Hands of God

    I love this faith based affirmation.  It was created by the talented company Bitsy Creations. Knowing that we are being cared for and watched over as mothers by our God can bring us so much comfort and strength! This is …

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    • 18
      Jul

    Reducing fear of birth in U.S. culture: Ina May Gaskin at TEDxSacramento
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    • 16
      Jul

    breathe

    I am having way too much fun over at PicMonkey creating affirmations .  I am not crazy about this one but I have no idea when I will get another chance to try it again. Till then, this one will have to do… …

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    • 15
      Jul

    Love is why we are here
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    • 14
      Jul

    Learn how to surf

     This is my first affirmation that I made over at PicMonkey! I chose this one because it meant a lot to me during my own personal labors. Some people imagine that each contraction is a wave that they float over. As a …

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    • 10
      Jul

    OSD- Operation Special Delivery

    Operation Special Delivery, OSDOperation Special Delivery is a program that is near and dear to my heart.  It was one of the things that drew me into the official Doula world. This is how the website describes it’s services: “Operation …

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    • 05
      Jul

    Epidurals and a doula

    I love this infographic!  We as Doulas must be doing some darn good stuff to be showing such a reduction in the chance of a C-section. I also like that it shows that a doula is for all expectant couples, …

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