Hormones! Pregnancy! Whoohoo! – Part 2 of 2

It's arrival time - delivery! More emotions and more hormones! During delivery, your body works to deliver the baby and hormones are in play big time. A simple statement and a complicated system. Your estrogen and progesterone levels change again – rapidly once delivery is complete. There’s an increase in another hormone, oxytocin. This hormone … Continue reading Hormones! Pregnancy! Whoohoo! – Part 2 of 2

Hormones! Pregnancy! Whoohoo!

Hormones! The fabulous and the wild ride of pregnancy (Part 1 of 2) OK…there are a lot of jokes about hormones. But, kidding aside, during pregnancy hormones are ricocheting around you like 10000 invisible neon boomerangs at warp speed. It’s real. And like everything pregnant, each pregnancy will bring its own experience. What do hormones … Continue reading Hormones! Pregnancy! Whoohoo!

It’s not December 31st, but is it time for new habits?

Thinking of getting healthier habits during pregnancy? You're not alone, and it's not New Year's but here's a quick easy-to-read guide for setting goals that is supportive and practical - and it's universal ideas to get healthier habits, any day of the year. Most New Year's resolutions will fail in 6 weeks. Here's how you … Continue reading It’s not December 31st, but is it time for new habits?