Your Best Birth by Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein

Stars: ****1/2 Subtitle: Know All Your Options, Discover the Natural Choices and Take Back the Birth Experience Summary: After making “The Business of Being Born”, Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein decided to pool their information on childbirth and create a book. The goal of the book is to help pregnant women make informed decisions about… Read More »

Life’s Little Rituals by Alexandria

Stars: ****1/2 A very neat book of rituals for any and every occasion from first tooth to first blood to first job to sibling leaving home to divorce to death and everything in between. Morning and Bed routine, laundry ritual , new car, new roomate, decision to live together, pregnancy, home alone, graduation, beginning of… Read More »

Will It Hurt the Baby?: The Safe Use of Medications during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding by Richard S. Abrams, M.D.

Stars: ****1/2 This book is a great resource for women who are pregnant and breastfeeding. If you’ve ever wondered what medicines are safe to take during pregnancy or nursing and wanted more than just a “Yes it’s safe” or “No it’s not safe” answer, this is the book for you. The first thing the book… Read More »