by Mary McGregor Women’s bodies go through a lot during pregnancy. The challenges of pregnancy are varied and diverse, with some being more difficult than others. It effects all aspects of women’s well being – physiology, mental and emotional states, and spirituality. Pregnancy can be an amazing and beautiful experience with many positive aspects… Read More The Benefits of Reiki as a Prenatal Care
The more I work with mothers, and get to know them, the more birth stories I hear. In each one pain, victory, joy, and disappointment seem to merge and flow. What went well, what went wrong, how life deviates from what they had imagined. I’m privileged to hear these recollections, and to be present… Read More Why “Healthy Mom, Healthy Baby” Needs to Stop
After massaging hundreds of expectant moms, it’s easy for me to see the benefits that pregnancy massage can have. Easing sore muscles, sciatica pain, aiding in sleep and relaxation are only some of the positive outcomes that I commonly provide to my clients. Yet there are still so many myths related to pregnancy massage that… Read More Busting Three Common Myths about Pregnancy Massage
Hello All! How do you feel about your upcoming birth? Some of you seasoned parents may feel like there has got to be a better way to do this, or maybe you feel terrified because this is your first journey, or maybe you are a father or other mother that wants to be the supportive … Read More How do you feel about your upcoming birth?