Dancing During Pregnancy Is Beautiful and Powerful

Dancing During Pregnancy Is Beautiful and Powerful

Today's post is absolutely 100% inspired by this article posted on Rewire yesterday: "Twerking While Pregnant: Joie Chavis Is Not Going to ‘Shake That Baby Out’"

Writer Brandi Collins-Calhoun: "But don’t get it twisted. Just because Chavis is dropping it in the video, she’s not hurting her pregnancy. She’s celebrating it and taking control of her image. That’s not negligence, but a revolutionary act of claiming her fitness, her body, and her pregnancy without fear."

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A Birth Story Podcast for POC by POC

A Birth Story Podcast for POC by POC

Every person’s birth journey is unique, and yet we also know depending on the cultures that we come from, many of us face similar challenges and obstacles, and also enjoy similar traditions and experiences! If you're looking for a birth stories podcast that focuses on what this looks like for POC, look no further than Birth Stories in Color. Learn more about the hosts in the video below, and listen to some of the stories via the links below!

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Midwife, Agbebi, Partera, Fanm-Saj, Qabila, Zhuchan shi: Q&A with a Black Student Midwife

Midwife, Agbebi, Partera, Fanm-Saj, Qabila, Zhuchan shi: Q&A with a Black Student Midwife

Midwives are one of the options of care providers that you can choose when you're on your birth journey. The work of the midwife has been known across the world for generations upon generations. What are some of the things a midwife has to say today? About what it looks like to do this work, and what parents should know? Joining us on the blog today is Barbara Vernéus, a Black student midwife in Austin, Texas with a very important message for us all.

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Radical Nutrition for Healthy Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Radical Nutrition for Healthy Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

There’s so much information out there about what to eat or avoid during pregnancy. Follow these guidelines I created as a radical nutritionist baby momma on a budget for ensuring powerful food essentials for vibrant pregnancy. Plus, these same guidelines support successful milk production postpartum.

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