Easy DIY Padsicles for Quick Postpartum Recovery

Easy DIY Padsicles for Quick Postpartum Recovery

One of my absolute favorite postpartum home remedies is the padsicle. I would love to meet the women who coined the term because it’s absolutely genius! A padsicle is essentially a pad turned popsicle, which you should use after a vaginal delivery to soothe your...
Best Pregnancy Apps for New Moms

Best Pregnancy Apps for New Moms

So you just found out you are pregnant and now you have a million questions crossing your mind. If you were pregnant anytime before 2007, you would probably head to the local library or consult your tribe of other moms. Lucky for us, we have tons of information about...
A Closer Look at Placenta Encapsulation Benefits

A Closer Look at Placenta Encapsulation Benefits

I know what you are thinking, “You want me to eat what?” Perhaps you have heard one of your hippie mama friends whisper about doulas, home births, and placenta encapsulation benefits.  Now you are slightly curious. Initially, the thought of ingesting one...
How to Get Rid of Postpartum Swelling Fast

How to Get Rid of Postpartum Swelling Fast

Postpartum swelling is one of the little annoyances that new mothers deal with as they are on their way to recovering from pregnancy. The swelling can range from mild to even severe in some cases. Some moms (like me!) will even completely lose sight of their ankles....
Tips for Sleeping Comfortably while Pregnant

Tips for Sleeping Comfortably while Pregnant

You are pregnant and so. darn. tired. No matter what you try you just can’t get any sleep at night. You still hve 1,256,893 days left of pregnancy and you just need to figure out how to sleep comfortably so you can actually accomplish something the next day....