natural birth

3 Tips That Made Giving Birth Easier

September 20, 2013

Giving birth to my son was an amazing experience. Even through this was my first birth, I felt in control and at peace with what was going on, even though what was happening was out of my control. I credit having an empowering, unmedicated birth to these three tip I want to share with you. […]

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Mayim Bialik and Her Must-Read Book “Beyond the Sling” About Gentle Attachment Parenting

March 9, 2012

I rushed off to New York City on Wednesday to meet one of my role models — a fellow extended breastfeeding and attachment parenting advocate: Mayim Bialik (who played Blossom). I’m sure she’s sick of being introduced like that and I have a feeling that the success of her first book that was just released […]

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My Child’s Birth Went the Way I Had Hoped — Did Yours?

October 21, 2011

Education is Crucial to Have the Birth Experience You Want Did your child’s birth go the way you hoped it would? Mine did. For the most part. I was pregnant for the first time in my life, so of course I didn’t know what to really expect when the contractions finally started after 10 months, […]

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Dagmar Bleasdale Featured on Ricki Lake’s MyBestBirth

May 20, 2010

Visit My Best Birth Fantastic news! Ricki Lake’s site is featuring an article I wrote specifically for the site. If you are a regular reader of Dagmar’s momsense, you know how passionate I feel about natural birth and breastfeeding, so this is very exiting to me. Check out my post Beware of Hospitals If […]

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