An Instinctual Birth

My 2nd birth - the birth I've been dreaming of for so long. Bell's birth was incredible and life changing. This birth was as close to biological as I could have ever wished

Butterfly Birth

Biological birth is not simply “vaginal,” nor “unmedicated,” nor “natural.” It is what nature intended. It is if a mother were able to instinctively labor without being hindered in any way – from

Postpartum Privacy

A few words regarding the recovery period from birth and those who want to visit the family and meet the new baby. This is what a mother and father may be feeling postpartum, so

Labor Prayer

The rest of my birth kit items arrived last week from www.inhishands.com. There was a nice little bookmark with a labor prayer by Donna Wilson added that I really wanted to share with everyone.

Home Birth Prep

Planning for a home birth is exciting!  There is very little you have to do to prepare for a home birth - and essentially, you don't need any extras - but it is a good

Walk Proud

For years, “kegeling” has been widely promoted in the birthing world as a highly effective and crucial prenatal exercise. Less focus is placed on abdominal and back strength because, seemingly, the abdominal and back

Approaching Biological Birth

With all our approaches to natural and instinctive labor, why is it that when it comes to stage 2 – the birthing [pushing] stage – are we so medicalized? Just because providers may practice

Getting Dads Involved With Breastfeeding

For a breastfeeding mom, the early weeks can seem like a long time, and having adequate support can not only mean a world of difference emotionally, but also mean the difference between a successful breastfeeding

2011 Event Results

THANK YOU TO ALL THE SPONSORS & EVERYONE THAT MADE THIS EVENT A SUCCESS!!!WE RAISED AROUND $2000 FOR THE LLL AND OVER 190 PARTICIPANTS FINISHED THIS YEAR'S RACE.  ANOTHER WONDERFUL EVENT, AND WE'RE CONTINUNIG TO GROW!

2011 WBW Race

The 2011 WBW Race is in the works!  We have new prizes, new sponsors, and new categories for our 5k participants.  Be sure to visit the tabs at the top of the page for race