Dads, when was the last time you scheduled a physical for yourself or took your child to their doctor appointment? If you can’t remember, or you can remember but just realized it was a long time ago, don’t feel bad. You’re not alone. It has been reported that women make roughly 80% of the healthcare decisions […]
40 weeks (give or take) have come and gone. The big day is here. Whether you’re driving her to the hospital or filling up the birthing tub in your living room, chances are you’re nervous and excited. Your biggest job during birth is to protect the laboring mother and her wishes. Consider hiring a doula. The […]
The Postpartum period is a time of significant adjustment for the entire family. Here are some things you can do to help your family transition into this new season.
Protect her from naysayers. Again. Now that the baby is here, some people will continue to offer unsolicited advice. Again, if this is advice that’s genuinely helpful for […]
As the non-pregnant partner, pregnancy can be a confusing time. Friends, family, and strangers usually focus on the expecting mother and the non-pregnant partner can feel left out, which can then lead to feelings of guilt for being upset. Knowing that your partner is the one who will be doing the hard and sometimes physically unpleasant […]