Archive: May 2015

Breastfeeding & Beyond

Choices in Childbirth hosted “Breastfeeding & Beyond” last night, part of our regularly scheduled All About Birth: Workshops for Expecting Parents. Internationally board certified lactation consultants (IBCLCs) joined a panel of three new moms for their stories of adjustment, challenges, and bonding through breastfeeding that […]

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Mother’s Day Feature: The 4th Trimester

This week is the last of our Mother’s Day Blog Series. Deb Flashenberg, owner of the Prenatal Yoga Center in Manhattan, and mother of two, shares some tips for helping new moms take care of themselves postnatally.  The 4th Trimester: Making the Choice for Self Care […]

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Mother’s Day Feature: An Interview with Nüroo Baby

This week, in honor of National Kangaroo Awareness Day May 15, we feature a Choices in Childbirth interview with Daniela Jensen, USIKC, co-founder of NüRoo Baby, a company that has created products to make recommended “skin-to-skin” time much easier. Pictured below are co-founder Hope (left) and Daniela (right) and […]

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Mother’s Day Feature: Diaper Choices

Continuing with our Mother’s Day mom-owned business features, this week Liz Turrigiano, co-founder of Diaperkind, offers CiC readers some “cloth diapering 101”. Liz and her husband live in Brooklyn with their two children, Zoe (pictured at left) and Clyde. She and her partners, Sarah Edwards and Marta […]

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Mother’s Day Feature: Babywearing Choices

In honor of Mother’s Day, Choices in Childbirth has partnered with four mom-owned businesses devoted to serving families. Throughout the month of May, we will feature a new mom-owned business.  Enjoy! This week, Adriane Stare, proud mama of two, and owner of Wild Was Mama (formerly, […]

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