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    Get Your Birth Door Checked

    Mamas Shouldn’t Settle, Part 3 of 4. Check out Part 1 and Part 2. Carrying and birthing babies is no small feat. It’s work for our muscles AND can change the bones…

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    Guest Post: Prepping Big Sib

    I’m grateful for Brooke’s account of this transition in her family and have put into practice her tips in our home. You can read more guest posts in this series on adding…

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    Guest Post: What I Learned After #2

    This continues our guest post series on expanding families from mothers in our Denver Natural Mom community. Thank you Rachael for sharing! Read the first post about expanding families here.  What I Learned…

  • The Reasons Why

    Cannonball

    It’s been 40 weeks + 6 days. I stay up working on emails until around 9 pm, and noticing a few Braxton Hicks contractions that are more crampy than usual. I try…

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    Photography for Natural Birth

    Q&A with Photo: Art by Jessica As parents in Denver, we have been lucky with a thriving birth photography scene. Our birthing locations are all accustomed to these professionals being on the birth team,…

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    Marijuana During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

    This is a guest post from Elephant Circle, a consumer-based, reproductive justice organization dedicated to circling around parents and families with innovation, support and resources. Each Colorado family that uses legal marijuana must understand and…

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    The Skinny on Skin to Skin

    No one will debate that having babies is life-changing. How much they change your life is unique to each mother. Katie Halverstadt was so impacted by giving birth via emergency C-section and…

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    Bonding With Baby Before Birth

    If you are pregnant or contemplating a pregnancy, this is a CAN’T MISS interview.  Did you know that a mother’s thoughts and feelings create chemical signals that literally form her baby’s brain?…