Baby

Ways to Prevent and Recover From a Cesarean (C-Section)

Let me start off by saying that cesareans are an amazing thing and often necessary and life saving. The first records of the c-section being done successfully were in the 1500’s. The sordid history of the cesarean in America includes the bodies of black women being used for experimentation by doctors learning the procedure. Then …

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A Mother’s Blessing: A Native Inspired Baby Shower

In the time I’ve had my infant massage business, I’ve learned so much about the pregnancy and postpartum world. One thing I learned about from another mompreneur was the Mother’s Blessing, inspired by the Navajo community. The Mother’s Blessing is an alternative to the traditional baby shower and is a time when an expecting mama …

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Baby Massage: More Powerful than Baby Einstein

Baby massage is a stimulating experience that engages all of baby’s senses.  Why is it important for baby to have a multi-sensory experience? In the early years, baby is creating the structure for his or her brain, based on what he or she is observing in the environment. The newborn brain develops two to three million …

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