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Tales from a birthing center | Duluth Moms Blog

Tales From the Birthing Center: An Interview with Dr. Jennifer Boyle

We are delighted to partner with St. Luke’s to bring you a sponsored post series that highlights the birthing process from different perspectives.    Labor. It’s messy. It’s complicated. It’s beautiful. It’s private and intimate (and yet… it can sometimes feels like a spectator sport!). No two birthing experiences are alike but there are enough […]

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Questions from the Curious | Duluth Moms Blog

Questions from the Curious

Curiosity killed the cat. I don’t know how many times my mother said that phrase during my childhood. Regardless it is one that is ingrained in my psyche. However, I can’t say the same for much of the general population. I think every mother can relate to the complete stranger asking a rather personal and […]

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The Power of Touch for Moms {Infinity Massage & Wellness} | Duluth Moms Blog

The Power of Touch for Moms {Infinity Massage & Wellness}

We have partnered with Infinity Massage and Wellness to bring you a first-hand experience of the services they offer. While this post is sponsored, all opinions & experiences are 100% our own!When Self Care Is a Luxury Moms shell out a lot of love during a day. We carry babies, we rock them to sleep, […]

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An Open Letter to the Papa That Never Was, But Always Will Be

Today was messy. It was another day that started like the rest that I am always thankful for. Our family of four was up before the sun rose. My son may or may not have been up and fussing a few times during the night. I spent the majority of the day chasing our littles [...]
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The Same Hands: My Experience with the Midwifery Model of Care

May holds International Day of the Midwife.  Midwives have attended to my prenatal care and delivery in two of my three pregnancies.  They have played a vital part in the success of my birth plans and have encouraged me in the labor marathons when I felt like giving up just feet from the finish line. […]

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Ten Things I Miss About Life Before Kids | Duluth Moms Blog

Ten Things I Miss About Life Before Kids

Let’s not pretend like you don’t miss things. We love our kids and wouldn’t trade them for anything, but sometimes our minds linger on days past, when things were a bit easier and maybe a bit quieter too. Lose yourself in reverie with me for just a moment, and recall what it was like to […]

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Mommy Wars: Surviving the Cyber Storm | Duluth Moms Blog

Mommy Wars: Surviving the Cyber Storm

Mommy Wars. I’ve only recently witnessed the cyber storm of cat fighting and that we are at the height of tensions and opinions when it comes to moms simply trying to raise their children. In the age of technology and social media, it’s easy for us to hide behind words filled with judgment and anger […]

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Not the Birth Stories I Wanted to Have | Duluth Moms Blog

Not the Birth Stories I Wanted to Have

Easy pregnancies, natural births, bringing my little bundles home happy and healthy. That’s what I had planned. With both of my children, but it didn’t happen that way. My pregnancies consisted of appointment after appointment. Disappointment after disappointment. And, lots of prayer. Lots!   When I became pregnant with my daughter, the first couple of […]

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