The last two weeks of pregnancy can be a bit tricky because #1 you don't know when those last two weeks will actually be and #2 it feels exciting and exhausting all at the same time! We've broken it down into the most useful things you can do to transition from having baby inside to bringing home a newborn during that final countdown. We're talking about everything from prepping freezer meals, what to pack before you go, what to unpack before you give birth, breastfeeding, and much more.
3:25 - We dish on freezer meals and meal prep!
5:47 - One of the best things to do to prep for postpartum is to create "stations" around your home like in the bathroom and for breastfeeding.
10:18 - Review the birth course! When to head to the birthplace, last-minute conversations with the provider, labor rehearsals, meditation...you get it!
14:39 - The stuff that you don't want to be unpacking after the baby is home.
17:23 - The perfect time to learn about breastfeeding is right before baby is born.
19:29 - Communication with your husband or partner is super important before you add a sweet baby to the mix. Life will look a little different once you're home and it will put you both at ease to discuss expectations beforehand as well as how to handle situations when things aren't working.
24:38 - Why Target is the best place to go for early labor!
Unripe/raw Papaya- it takes about 3 large servings to get enough of the latex for there to be any effect
Breastfeeding Resources- within the My Essential Birth Course & Lactation Link