Healing Diastasis Recti
'Diastasis Recti: a belly sticks that out because the space between your left and right belly muscles has widened. You might call it a 'pooch.'' Funny definition right? That's how WebMD describes it. I describe it as that sucky thing that happens postpartum. And that's why I felt compelled to share a post on healing diastasis recti. Pin It! I know first-hand how this ugly side affect from pregnancy can mess with a woman's self confidence and how little information we are provided with…
Hope after a miscarriage: 17 comforting Bible verses
I would have been almost 4 months pregnant today. Instead, when we went in for our 12 week sonogram, we were told that our baby didn't make it. There was no heartbeat. I had a miscarriage. I was absolutely heartbroken. I still am. But I'm also very thankful for all of the support from my family, friends, and even strangers on the Internet. I've also found a ton of comfort and encouragement in the past few weeks from verses and passages in the Bible. If you follow me on Instagram, you know…
How Men And Women Grieve Differently- A Guest Post
My friend, Erica McNeal, is our special guest today; she is the author of Good Grief!: How to Create an Oasis When Life is A Desert. What an incredible journey the Lord has given Erica in this world! If there is anyone who understands Hope for Hurting Hearts, she is one. Today she brings us a post to help us understand how men and women grieve differently. In our first seven years of marriage, my husband Todd and I have experienced more tragedy than most marriages will ever endure. My cancer…
How to help and care for a friend after miscarriage (and pregnancy loss)
You may feel awkward relating to a friend after miscarriage, but there are simple ways you can help. Your support helps her know she's normal and you care.
AfterBirth Sitzbath | PostPartum Herbal Soak
A unique formula of herbs and sea salts that helps to restore delicate tissues after birth, WishGarden Herbs' AfterBirth Sitzbath can also be used to support a healthy urinary tract.
Inloveness Birth Photography Welcome Packet
The first time I meet a client, I give them a Birth Photography Welcome Packet. Besides vendor information, it includes: CLICK TO READ....
Free Childbirth Education Materials
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Alternative Treatment for GBS
Treatment for GBS typically involves antibiotics. Learn about alternative, natural remedies for group beta strep that can also be very effective.
Birth Outside the Box
Birth Outside the Box, the 14-lesson comprehensive childbirth education curriculum, provides a detailed approach to preparing for childbirth, from choosing a care provider to understanding common birth complications. This volume contains the Birthing Workbook and Language of Childbirth Vocabulary Pack for easy reference. It is the print edition companion to the Online Childbirth Education Courses offered through BirthBound International and GivingBirthNaturally.com