8 Tips For Healing a Sutured Tear 

8 Tips For Healing a Sutured Tear 

If you had a vaginal and or perineal tear or an episiotomy, you will feel the stitches after. The following tips will hopefully make you feel better very soon. 1. Have a sitting bath German hospitals might tell you bathing is not good for you.Once you’re at home your midwife will tell you to take [...]

Are We Different The Second Time Around Or Is The Baby?

Are We Different The Second Time Around Or Is The Baby?

Are the parents different the second time around ( or of course the third, fourth... time ) or is the baby different too? Children are different. I knew that children were meant to be different. I have a sibling, we are different. I have enough family, all children are different. All the babies I met [...]

4 Questions For You And Thoughts On Going Home Straight After Giving Birth

4 Questions For You And Thoughts On Going Home Straight After Giving Birth

If you are planning on going home straight after delivery or if you give birth at home/ at a birthing house,in my opinion one of the best things that are definitely worth a thought. Then ask yourself these following questions: Who is going to cook? Who is going to clean? Who is going to go [...]

Das Wochenbett

Das Wochenbett

A dear friend of mine, who is expecting her second baby, and I were having dinner and at some point we discussed what we or now she would be doing differently with the second baby to come. I guess, everybody who is raising a child has this thought at some point. Are there things I'd do differently? [...]