It was Wednesday morning and my husband and I were on our way back to the hospital for the baby wellness checkup. At this point we hadn’t had our son home with us for a full 24 hours and we were both still on less than 4 hours of sleep in a span of 5 days. Continue reading
All babies are checked for Jaundice when they’re born. Jaundice is the yellowing of the skin and eyes due to higher levels of bilirubin. Bilirubin is a yellow substance that the body creates when it replaces old red blood cells and is removed from the body by the baby’s bowel movements. Continue reading
Breastfeeding—one of the most natural things that should happen between a mother and her baby.
When you hear about pregnancies, deliveries, and postpartum recoveries, more than likely you’re getting the sugar coated version. Continue reading
June 15th I had an appointment to see my midwife for a routine check up. While I was there she checked to see if I had started to dilate. Much to my surprise Continue reading