How To Do Acupressure When You’re In Labor

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Hey Mamas, today's guest post is from Ali Damron, a licensed acupuncturist and founder of Denver Acupuncture and Wellness. Ali blogs about motherhood and natural living at AliDamron.com. Enjoy! Enter Ali As far back as 5,000 years ago, acupressure has been used to help relieve pain in [ Continue Reading... ]

Postpartum Week 12 – Final Update!

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This is the end of Paloma's 4th trimester - and the end of this video series too ;( It's week 12 postpartum. http://youtu.be/YUF80rjlcmo We've been doing these updates for 38 weeks - ever since I was 14 weeks pregnant. Thank you to everyone who followed along! We will definitely miss [ Continue Reading... ]

Week 11 Postpartum

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The Mama Natural household is feeling much better this week - until we had a major scare, that is. It's week 11 postpartum. http://youtu.be/WykfMz2yjSg Here's the tart cherry juice I mentioned in this video. And here is the OK To Wake Owl With Night-Light & Music, which has been a [ Continue Reading... ]

Week 9 Postpartum

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Paloma crossed a new threshold and Mama had an unexpected visitor. It's week 9 postpartum. Living Streams Mission, the manufacturer of Moringa probiotic, officially does not recommend the use of their probiotic products to pregnant or nursing women. The moringa supplement can be [ Continue Reading... ]

My Experience Eating My Placenta

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This is the third post in my placenta series. In the first post I covered the benefits of eating your placenta. In the second post, my doula Deb takes us through the placenta encapsulation process from start to finish. In this post, I share my personal experience, and it may just surprise [ Continue Reading... ]

Week 8 Postpartum

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We're two months in, and I MAY have found a solution for Paloma's tummy problems. It's week 8 postpartum. Here's the homeopathic remedy for Silent Reflux in Infants that's working pretty well for us. Do you have two children? How did you manage to be a good parent to both of them in the [ Continue Reading... ]