Centering Group Prenatal Care

Centering Group Prenatal Care

During my first pregnancy I choose to participate in CenteringPregnancy® Group Prenatal Care. Initially I opted for Centering appointments because groups met in the evenings, which nicely accommodated our household schedule. Ease of scheduling was just one of the many...
A Push Present: What do you think?

A Push Present: What do you think?

I’m over at the Twin Cities Moms Blog talking about push presents. Did you get them? If you didn’t, would you have wanted to have a push present? I just thought it was something every couple did and apparently that’s not the case! It can definitely...
What no one tells you about prodomal/false labor

What no one tells you about prodomal/false labor

Well I had a first the other day. I got to experience going to the L&D ward, sitting in triage for a good four hours, being moved to another waiting room to see if I would progress more and then being moved to an actual labor and delivery room with the intention...
Pregnancy Symptom Warning: Just Toss Your Cookies

Pregnancy Symptom Warning: Just Toss Your Cookies

Listen up first time mom: Once you’ve been pregnant and given birth, whether it’s a vaginal or c-section, all sense of privacy and embarrassment goes out the window. At least this is the case for me; I mean I’ve had complete strangers see my hoo ha...