We welcomed Benedict into the world early in April with an emergent c-section. Everyone’s doing great! Here’s the birth story we’ve shared with our Bradley childbirth group and a few friends. One night I started having menstrual-like cramps, about 4 total over the course of a night. The next night, they picked up, coming about every […]
This section of the blog is a little tricky because I am living proof that health is deeply tied to food!
Using the Paleo diet and lifestyle, I've lost a lot of weight, "righted" my moods and seasonal emotional disturbances, and am well on the way to sleeping soundly and managing my stress. That's what the posts below tend to be about, so please enjoy!
You know how I went all crunchy and swapped out our conventional mattress and cleaning products? Well, it’s not like I’d have higher standards for my house than my body, you know? So about two years ago I started the journey of ditching infertility-causing chemical products (you probably don’t want to know this about hair dye) […]
Baby time is in full swing! We hit 31 weeks this past weekend, and I am grateful for every minute. It still doesn’t feel like it’s real. I have an anterior placenta, which means the placenta is on the top (behind my belly button) and there’s a baby-sized pillow between the baby and me. That means I […]