Fabulous links for pregnant folks


Mothering.com – a wealth of information with focus on natural/holistic lifestyles, great info on birth, breastfeeding, and parenting

Spinning Babies – is your baby head down? Figure out which body parts correspond to all of those pokes and jabs. Site is a wealth of information about how positioning and movement can make pregnancy and childbirth more efficient and/or pleasant. Features great methods for turning a baby into optimal position for birth.

Alphamom’s Pregnancy Calendar – silly, snarky, and real. Have a laugh week-to-week, you deserve it

NYC Doula Co-op – my sister doulas and fellow wise women that support, advise, and inspire all of the wonderful work I am privelidged to be a part of

Favorite books

Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth – my hands down favorite, the one book as an expectant mother that I’d recommend rereading each time you give birth

The Birth Partner – a thorough, comprehensive guide to how best help a laboring mother

The Thinking Woman’s Guide to a Better Birth – just what the title describes, awesome

Spiritual Midwifery – the original hippie midwife textbook filled with inspiring stories of how amazing birth can be

The Baby Book by Drs. Sears – the best guide to natural parenting during the first year 

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