Baby, Pregnancy

Questions to Ask Pediatrician During Prenatal Visit

Did you know you can schedule an appointment with a pediatrician before your baby is born? Yup, and it’s usually free. Prenatal visits are a great way for you to interview potential pediatricians and find the doctor’s office that fits your family. How do you know if the office fits you? There are some questions …

Baby, Pregnancy

A Registry that Encourages Gifting Second Hand Baby Stuff

Everyone makes a registry for their new baby. And there are so many options available online. Encore is the only one I know of that encourages second hand baby stuff. Everywhere else is trying to get you to buy new things. *Disclaimer: Normally my links to outside businesses are affiliate links, but due to the completely …

Reading Research and the Perineal Massage during Labor and Pregnancy

Understanding how to read research and the perineal massage are two separate topics, but it was in an article about the perineal massage during labor where I learned how easy it is for someone to misrepresent research information they cite. I don’t think it was intentional but a result from a lack of understanding research …