These are great ideas for a postpartum survival kit, especially for a natural postpartum recovery and mama. Bottom balm, arnica, rhoid balm, bottom spray, belly salve - natural and healthy! Here's to a happy postpartum. ♥
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SB: another idea for me
Baby wearing yoga!
blessingway stones - this is one of my favorite activities we did for a good friend of mine! We all had so muich fun drawing and coming up with creative things to say! I remember when she was in labor we laid the stones out and she touched them and they gave her comfort and laughter.
Use of ‘tlatlanquaie’ a shrub used to treat stomach disorders, Florentine Codex Book XI
"In the Ethiopian Christmas story, the baby was not born in a stable, but in a cave.Here's the baby Jesus, with Mary his mother, Joseph and the midwife, Salome. Salome has brought a goat as a present. The ones here are several hundred years old. They were painted by monks on vellum (made out of sheepskin)."
If only we could hear this Aztec woman’s song, while she throws maize into a pot... Florentine Codex Book 5