prenatal

Preparing for Birth with Guided Breathing and Deep Relaxation

By Nina Isabella In her wonderful book Gentle Birth Choices, Barbara Harper talks about the profound benefits of regularly practicing deep guided relaxation during pregnancy.  Harper states that during labour, women experience an altered state of consciousness. Knowing this gives us the superb opportunity to work with the body's innate desire to rest during labour.  [...]

How to celebrate the divine feminine in pregnant women in 10 easy steps!

In our society of the body beautiful, our fixation on the external beauty of thin, young and flawless we have sadly lost touch with the divine feminine beauty. This is becoming most evident to me as a 7-month pregnant female in our visual dominant society.  In years gone by artisans created sculptures of an abundant [...]

By | 2017-05-25T12:13:46+00:00 August 5th, 2011|Conception; Natal Care; Birth|1 Comment