Laura’s Birth Story ~ “96 hours… I knew I could birth my baby… I trusted God created me to do this.”

Laura Palmquist:  Our Birth Story, August 1st- August 4th 2012. I finally decided to go to sleep about 11:30 on July 31st. I was just a few days away from my due date of August 5th and feeling pretty good for being so pregnant! I was prepared to wait for this baby to come whenever […]

Amazing Benefits of Skin-to-Skin with a Newborn

“The skin, the largest organ in the human body, is very rich with nerve endings. At the time when baby is making the transition to air breathing, and the initial breathing patterns are very irregular, stroking stimulates the newborn to breathe more rhythmically–the therapeutic value of a parent’s touch.” – Dr. Sears Did you know […]