Why we’re going to vaccinate our daughter

Why we're going to vaccinate our daughter: A vegan-natural-remedy-mother-to-be's vaccination decision. Vaccines are an extremely controversial topic right now. With the rise of scepticism amongst various groups around the world and the recent resurection of disease (mumps & measles) outbreaks, to everything in-between, people have very strong opinions about vaccines. The truth is, before our … Continue reading Why we’re going to vaccinate our daughter

7 REASONS WHY I DECIDED NOT CONSUME MY PLACENTA

The latest fad in pregnancy: Placenta encapsulation Part of me thought I would encapsulate my placenta to consume post-birth. I had been seeing Instagram mamas I admire for a few years leading up to my pregnancy who swore by this practice, describing the countless benefits it (apparently) offers including increased milk supply, iron, B12, energy, … Continue reading 7 REASONS WHY I DECIDED NOT CONSUME MY PLACENTA

WHY I GAVE INTO ALL MY PREGNANCY CRAVINGS (and you should too!)

Pregnancy cravings, am I right? Most woman will experience this at least one during their pregnancy... in fact one study shows 50-90% of woman will crave specific foods during the gestation period. I mean, I don't love that stat, it's super vague, but the point is... cravings during pregnancy = normal and common. So the … Continue reading WHY I GAVE INTO ALL MY PREGNANCY CRAVINGS (and you should too!)

WHAT VITAMINS AND SUPPLEMENTS TO TAKE DURING A VEGAN PREGNACY

Letโ€™s talk vitamins and supplements! ๐Ÿ’Š One of the first things you will be told or recommended to take when prepping for pregnancy is: Take Your Pre-Natal Vitamin. However, because Iโ€™m vegan (and assuming you are too if you are reading this!) consuming a diet rich in fruits and vegetables, I had no need to … Continue reading WHAT VITAMINS AND SUPPLEMENTS TO TAKE DURING A VEGAN PREGNACY