Healthy, Natural Pregnancy: Counting our Blessings!

We’re often quick to talk about the difficulties of pregnancy, but one thing that is so helpful in having a wonderful, healthy pregnancy is simply maintaining a positive, cheerful attitude! I really appreciated Crystal’s focus on choosing joy during her last pregnancy: However, the last two pregnancies I spent a lot of time wishing I could fast-forward to the end of the nine months–or at least to the end of the first twenty weeks. Wish as I might, though, there is no fast forward button on life. […]

Pregnancy Update: 28 weeks

Healthy, Natural Pregnancy: Prenatal Vitamins

  I’m interested to know which, if any, prenatals you would take or recommend. In all my past pregnancies, I’ve taken Opti-natals (aka Vita-natals), made by the Eclectic Institute, but they’re unavailable to me now, so I’d like some other suggestions. Amy About a week before delivering my first child, I had a sudden panic attack. What if there was something wrong with her? What if she hadn’t developed properly because of that one month when I didn’t take any prenatal vitamins, or because I enjoyed a few […]

Pregnancy Update: 24 Weeks

Two Reviews: Helps for Breastfeeding Mamas

Pregnancy Update: 20 weeks!!!

Healthy, Natural Pregnancy: Heartburn

Pregnancy Update: 16 Weeks