The Closing the bones ceremony

The Closing the Bones ceremony is a traditional ritual common in Ecuador and other parts of Central and South America after women have given birth. The mother’s pelvis is rocked, bound, and closed, supporting the postnatal recovery of the mother. The benefits are both physical, emotional, and spiritual; it provides the mother with time to […]

Postpartum recovery

 In many parts of the world, there are many different ways to live the postpartum period, but beside the differences, in most of them, the mother is cared for, pampered, fed, nourished, and supported by the mother, mother-in-law, or maternity caregivers, not only for her to be able to take care of and breastfeed her […]

Mother’s intuition is real

  As a mom, do you ever feel a little voice or a feeling, like a pressure in your stomach, when you have to make a decision? Well, congratulations, you’re just feeling your gut intuition, which in fact is connected to your brain – the messages came from the insula and the amygdala.  This is […]

Delayed Umbilical Cord Clamping

Delayed Umbilical Cord Clamping: what does this mean?  The umbilical cord is attached to the placenta, which, while in utero, is attached to the mother. After birth the placenta detaches from the mother and is ejected from the body, and at this time the umbilical cord stops supplying the baby with oxygen and nutrients. Delayed […]

There’s no such thing as loving children too much

We transcribe some quotes from the article The importance of early bonding on the long-term mental health and resilience of children  ”The evidence on the powerful role of loving nurture in the emotional, social and cognitive development of children is powerful.” ”The most important stage for brain development is the beginning of life, starting in […]

Motherhood is one of the highest soul path

Before you read I want to explain about my beliefs and whilst vocabulary. I recognize that exists an energy, higher intelligence that connects all beings. I call it God, but some call it the Whole, The Universe, Supreme Energy. I don’t think of God as a male Divinity that is omnipresent. Yes, I was raised […]