The 10 Best Foods For Postpartum Health

It is a broth made up of potato skins, carrots, and celery. It is best sipped warm like tea, it will rejuvenate you and speed your recovery after childbirth. Don’t forget to add a tablespoon of whey into each cup, it will help you digest and absorb the potassium and other minerals in the broth. It helped ...

Summer Crock-Pot Recipes

The crock-pot is one of my favorite appliances. I like that I can leave it on while I’m out of the house, and if I’m an hour late getting home, it’s no big deal. I love using my crock-pot on Sundays! I start the crock-pot Saturday night, then Sunday morning before we head to church ...

Our Hirschsprung’s Baby 1

The past six months have been a roller coaster ride. The Lord tested us, gave us strength and humility, caused our trust in Him to increase, and He was faithful to deliver us. Though most of this happen in the last six months, it really started a year and a half ago when our first ...

Baby’s First Week

I must admit… I wasn’t prepared for that first week with Vincent. Let me explain. I researched and researched about pregnancy and labor, but I stopped there. I read a little bit about breastfeeding, but I assumed after my baby was born everything would be natural and easy. Boy, was I wrong! Here’s The Story ...

Sourdough Bread From Scratch

Traditionally sourdough bread was prepared with a starter rather than with yeast. This makes the bread more digestible due to the type of fermentation that results in using a starter. The fermentation greatly reduces the phytic acid in the wheat allowing our bodies to extract the maximum amount of nutrients from it. Let’s Get Started! ...

Vincent’s Arrival – A Home Water Birth 1

My due date, May 4th came and went and nothing was happening. I felt very prepared for the big day. I had my birth plan on paper and was rereading some of my pregnancy books so I wouldn’t forget anything. Then on May 8th I started loosing my mucus plug. I knew labor still could ...