You had your baby where?!?! A look at choices in childbirth setting.

Here in the US, we are blessed to have lots of different options—just look at the ketchup/catsup isle in any grocery store and you’ll see what I mean. Kind of overwhelming, right? Well, the same sentiment can be applied when choosing where you want to give birth to your baby.  Sometimes there are so many …

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Birth videos!

So, I've started Birth Video Tuesdays over on the Facebook page. Mostly, this is just an excuse to watch endless hours of beautiful birth videos (seriously, I can't get enough). But it's also a way to expose people to birth. Too often, I think, people go into birth having either a skewed idea of what …

What to Reject When You’re Expecting (from Consumer Reports)

What to Reject When You're Expecting (from Consumer Reports)What a great, informative article from Consumer Reports!Despite a health-care system that outspends those in the rest of the world, infants and mothers fare worse in the U.S. than in many other industrialized nations. The infant mortality rate in Canada is 25 percent lower than it is …