DIY Ridiculously Soothing Homemade Perineum Spray

DIY Ridiculously Soothing Homemade Perineum Spray

So you are having a baby, or you just had a baby and your girl parts are feeling rough. Trust me when I say, grab a bottle of homemade perineum spray (or store-bought) and use it. This article is very short. I am linking to a couple of postpartum topics and also an...
A Simple Guide to Understanding Cesarean Sections

A Simple Guide to Understanding Cesarean Sections

Whether or not you know that you will be having a cesarean section or not, I want to walk you through this simple guide to understanding cesarean sections and what to expect. Why I am here and who I am: Hey mama, I am Trish— AKA Labor Nurse Mama. I am a labor and...
The Postpartum Phase: Here’s How You Can Prepare Your Home

The Postpartum Phase: Here’s How You Can Prepare Your Home

Taking care of your baby while pregnant, is relatively easy. You take care of you, you take care of your baby. You are one and the same for forty weeks. But what happens during the postpartum phase when suddenly there are two separate beings. You. Baby. Here's what...
The Postpartum Phase: A Guide to Healing your Body and Mind (Part 1)

The Postpartum Phase: A Guide to Healing your Body and Mind (Part 1)

Photo by Camylla Battani  What exactly is the postpartum phase? The meaning of the Latin word postpartum means “bringing forth” or “after birth”. It's such an appropriate word for such a monumental time in your life. You are literally bringing forth out of your body....

Delayed Baths For Newborns: The Benefits According To Studies

Delayed newborn bathing is another stellar attempt to educate you guys and continue the “get this off my chest” series of posts. I know, I'm not your typical Labor nurse. But that's why you guys love me! Be sure to follow me, Labor Nurse Mama, on Instagram for...