Warning: Placenta Encapsulation

Warning: Placenta Encapsulation

Warning: Placenta Encapsulation In this age we hear more and more families are choosing to encapsulate their placentas instead of just allowing them to be tossed away after delivery. Moreover, the many anecdotal benefits cited include increased milk production,...
To My Angel

To My Angel

A beautifully written letter to the unborn child of co-owner Emily Knight.  I never met you, but I knew you were there. Many didn’t know I had lost you, many didn’t see my sorrow. I prayed that what was best for you would happen. I wanted and loved you,...
Midnight Shift

Midnight Shift

It’s midnight. The children are sleeping and you’ve finally eaten dinner, caught up on your work, maybe even started a load of laundry. You get in the shower and are so exhausted that you sit on the tile and just rest, and can’t even remember what...
Comfort Aids During Pregnancy

Comfort Aids During Pregnancy

As pregnancy progresses, women are often plagued with back pain, random abdominal pains, headaches and are just plain uncomfortable. Here is a list of non medical ways to stay comfortable and sleep well during pregnancy: Body Pillow-Most likely this is one of the...
Pregnant in Charlotte?

Pregnant in Charlotte?

Finding out you’re pregnant can be overwhelming. There’s so many local business choose from for your family’s needs during this time, so we’ve made it easy for you by making a list of a few of our favorite businesses which cater to growing families!   When...
Pregnancy isn’t always easy

Pregnancy isn’t always easy

While speaking with a client the other day, I came to the realization that there are some common feelings associated with being pregnant that are too socially taboo to mention. After years of hormone therapy, fertility treatments and surgeries, I was elated to finally...
Why a Doula?

Why a Doula?

“You have a doctor on line 2, room 205 thinks her water broke and you have a patient with abdominal trauma coming up from the ER.” I liked being a nurse. And I was good at it. I knew for a long time the healthcare field was the right line of work for me. As a nurse, I...
Dream Bigger

Dream Bigger

“If your dreams can be achieved in a year, dream bigger.” -Elizabeth Eschete As some know my marriage has come to an unexpected end. My husband told me he was gay, and always has been. This marriage gave me two beautiful daughters (Anna 1/15/15 and Juliet EDD...