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Hurricane Baby Pt. 2 – How to Prepare Your Family for the Storm

In our previous blog, we discussed Hurricane Preparedness for third-trimester pregnancy, and what to do if labor begins at home during the storm. Today, we want to talk about how…

Hurricane Baby – What to do if Labor Starts During a Storm

I’m sure many of you remember that photo of Midwife Cathy Rude riding an inflatable swan through a flood to get to a laboring client. Her dedication and quick thinking…

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The Other Labor Day

As a doula, when I hear the phrase “Labor Day”, my first thought isn’t barbeques and pool parties. Instead, my mind jumps to the raw, miraculous reality of childbirth. Let’s…

Greenpath Baby in Palm Beach Gardens | Favorite Friday

This week for Favorite Friday, we want to feature Greenpath Baby, a local, mom-owned baby store specializing in ‘natural parenting.’ From cloth diapers to baby carriers, Greenpath Baby desires to…

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Self-Care During Pregnancy | 15 Ways to Treat Yourself

You sink into your favorite chair, sighing deeply. You feel like you can’t take another day of feeling swollen and achy. Your due date is still 2 ½ weeks away,…

The Salt Box in Parkland, FL | Favorite Friday

We have a huge appreciation for our local business owners and community resources. Because we have so many incredible small businesses here in South FL, we’ve decided to feature one…

My Water Broke! What do I do Now?

We’ve all seen the movies and TV shows that feature childbirth. More often than not, there is a huge gush of water, a look of shock and “my water broke!”,…

Sibling Rivalry – A Peek at My Past

When you are adding another tiny human to your family, the question of sibling rivalry often arises. Will your older child(ren) adapt well to this new sibling? Will they feel…

Group B Strep – What You Need to Know

Hey there! Today, I want to talk with you a bit about something called Group B Strep. The US National Health Observance Calendar recognizes July as Group B Strep Awareness…

Z is for Zen | The ABC’s of Parenting

Have you ever wished you were that parent? You know the one I’m talking about. The one with the adorable, well-mannered kids. The one who always looks good, and clearly…