Looking for the prefect swaddle… 1

Ahhhh… the swaddle.  There is something so sweet about a little wrapped up munchkin.  But getting that perfect swaddle is not so simple.  I remember watching the nurse at the hospital wrap up my daughter so quickly and effortlessly.  And I really remember how quickly it soothed her.  That motivated […]

Laboring Under an Illusion Film Screening and Fundraiser

JOIN US… Time : Saturday, June 11 · 7:00pm – 10:00pm Location : Royal Saskatchewan Museum, Regina, Sk. Laboring Under an Illusion – Mass Media Childbirth vs. The Real Thing [youtube=] Anthropologist Vicki Elson explores media-generated myths about childbirth. As a childbirth educator for 25 years, she observes daily how […]

The Breast Crawl 14

The other night one of my hypnobirthing couples asked me about the breast crawl.  They thought that when their daughter is born, they would simply put baby to breast immediately, and that that would help her start breastfeeding faster, and therefore helping the placenta to come out faster.  However they […]

How safe is the stuff in diapers? 1

This question has gained a fair amount of attention recently when a group of moms in the United States launched a law suit against Proctor and Gamble, the makers of pampers.  Specifically the group has charged Pampers with using Day-Max technology which they claim causes moderate to severe rashes, even […]