Favorite Finds Friday: 7/29/16
Each Friday, I share five articles or resources that speak on fertility, pregnancy, doulas, labor, birth, postpartum, family life, and local happenings. Enjoy this week’s Favorite Finds Friday!
This article discusses the Boston University School of Medicine study that found that women who give birth naturally after age thirty-three have a higher chance of living longer than those who had their last child before age thirty.
Transition is quite possibly the most difficult phase of labor for a mom to keep up her spirit. This article discusses the signs of entering transition and makes suggestions of how to cope through this phase of labor.
Here is a slide show explaining nine things that happen to your body in the hours and days after giving birth, whether vaginally or via c-section. They also make suggestions on how to help handle some of the changes.
This article mentions some of the passages in the Bible that discuss the preborn baby. It also includes a free printable with Scripture memory cards. The Christian mama may find great comfort in memorizing these passages during her gestation time and also find comfort in reciting them in labor and even beyond.
The Texas Motor Speedway is hosting a family drive-in to benefit Speedway Children’s Charity. This week, they are showing Star Wars: The Force Awakens.