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Ask the Educator: When do I take a Childbirth Class?
FMD Mini Series Part III- 5 Tips for Finding the Right Provider for You
FMD Mini Series Part II on Finding the Right Provider for You
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Friday Favorites: Our Favorite Mommy and Me Activities for the Fall
Its August! Last minute vacations, back to school prep, and lets face it... more rain, is already on the agenda this month. As we wrap up...
FMD Spotlight: The MD Placenta Nurse talks Placenta Encapsulation
Next to every squishy new baby is a woman in transformation. A mother that is shedding parts of her old self to make room for the changes...
A Valentine's BIRTH-day!
For one of our FMD families, Valentine's Day looked VERY different this year. There were candles and kisses... but they were around a...
Ask the Educator - Packing a Practical Hospital Bag
Hey everyone! Today on “Ask the Educator” we are going to go over a question that I get asked ALL the time. While it can be very...
Thrive through Summertime Pregnancy!
There are plenty of people (including us!) that will give you all the tips and tricks to keep you comfortable, happy, and healthy through...
Friday Favorites: Local Events & Activities with Kids and Babies
School has been out for several weeks already, and we KNOW keeping those crazy nuggets entertained for more than 5 minutes seems...
The Unspoken Rules for Visiting a New Mom
Even as moms its easy to forget how delicate the time is when a baby is first born. We all want to visit, and snuggle, and celebrate. But...
Expecting as a Doula - An honest look at being pregnant when pregnancy & birth are your career
Expecting as a doula was certainly different than before I became a doula. It has meant becoming a whiz at pregnancy and birth and having...
How Dads Can Help Moms in the 4th Trimester
So much of after your baby is born revolves around mom and baby, as it should. However, the father’s role is extremely important in the...
Natural Birth in a Hospital Setting- Dana's Birth Story
Having a natural (read: unmedicated) birth in the hospital setting is a goal for many moms. It is often greeted with a lot of skepticism....