This stuff is magic y'all! I tore in three places during the birth of Sofia, and within 4 weeks you couldn't even tell that I had had a baby down there! My midwife was shocked when she saw how fast I recovered from those rips! And I partly credit my fast healing with using this … Continue reading Postpartum Herb Bath
Sofia's birth was a beautiful thing. Yes, I know every birth is beautiful, but I had no idea what a transforming experience it would be until I went through labor myself. It was the hardest, most amazing, and most terrifying experiences of my life! I have been having a lot of dreams about the birth, … Continue reading Sofia Allison: A Birth Story
I know y'all want to see pictures of the cutest baby in the world! Am I right? 😉 And no, I'm not biased, why do you ask? So here ya go! These were taken by Sarah Cox Photography, and I love how they turned out! And blessings!
Meet the newest member of the Wilson family! Sofia Allison Wilson Born December 6th at 6:15am 7lbs 14oz 20in long Born right here in our living room after a 24 hour labor! I'll work on getting the birth story out soon, but right now I'm too busy snuggling a sweet little baby 😉 Our hearts … Continue reading Baby Sofia
I love a pot of this tea at night. It's a wonderful way to wind down, hydrate, and nourish my body that is working so hard to grow a little human. Man, I just can't get over how cool that is! I've got a little person inside me. It's important to take care of yourself … Continue reading Simple Maternity / Pregnancy Tea
Now that I'm getting farther along in my pregnancy, I'm naturally starting to think about plans for the birth and postpartum time. I am usually a very fly-by-the-seat-of-my-pants kind of person, but since about the beginning of the second trimester I've had the urge to be a bit more organized, and I LOVE making lists! … Continue reading My Birth And Postpartum Preparation
Oh stretch marks. Every pregnant mama knows about 'em. When I was earlier in my pregnancy and I got the first little tiny stretch marks on my legs, frankly, I'll confess, I kinda had a break-down. Don’t get me wrong, I’m proud of my stretch marks and wouldn’t trade a second of pregnancy or motherhood … Continue reading Stretch Mark Cream Recipe
I love being pregnant. At this moment, while I'm sitting here with a cup of coffee writing this post, it feels like she is doing some karate practice. I don't know how I'm going to be able to keep up with this wild little girl once she's born! It's one of the best feelings in … Continue reading Being Pregnant