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newborn baby girl's details boston birthing centers

Birth centers are patient-focused, welcoming environments where women and their families feel cared for and empowered during pregnancy, labor, delivery, and postpartum recovery. Most birth centers are located within larger hospitals, but some are freestanding. Birth centers offer a great alternative to heavy-intervention hospital births for patients who want a more peaceful, low-intervention birth and […]

Little girl twirling in her dress on a porch Boston Toy Stores

There is something whimsical about visiting a toy store. From hands-on access to products to recommendations from friendly and knowledgeable staff to a fantastic selection of high-quality products made locally and curated worldwide, toy stores offer customers a unique experience they won’t get by shopping online. Check out one of these Boston toy stores for […]

dad holding young son upside down and laughing while mom holds the new baby Birth Centers in Massachusetts

Giving birth at a birthing center offers an alternative to the clinical feel of major hospitals. Birth centers provide family-focused care, have a wide array of amenities, and are often designed to mimic the comforts of home. At these facilities, midwives often work collaboratively with a team of medical professionals to provide us moms the […]

new family of four laughing together in a nursery

A skilled and compassionate team of medical professionals can go a long way in providing a positive experience during pregnancy. Enter Atrius Health, whose providers are committed to making it easier for women to stay healthy through all stages of life. From adolescence to pregnancy to post-menopause, they’ve got you covered. With 14 locations, Atrius Health’s […]

mom and dad to be in neutral colors standing in a garden 3D Ultrasound Boston

It’s so hard to wait to “meet” your baby when you’re expecting! For those who are dying to see what their little one looks like, ultrasound technology is available to give parents a sneak peek into what their baby is doing in utero. During your pregnancy journey, ultrasounds provide snapshots of what your little one […]

newborn twins holding on to each other and details of their hands Boston Baby Stores

As more people shop online, finding stores that sell high-quality baby gear and have a friendly, knowledgeable staff team seems to be getting harder to find in today’s world. I know firsthand that navigating endless information and reviews on baby products and toys can be a huge time-suck. For parents that want to purchase the […]

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Prenatal Yoga Prenatal yoga is often suggested for expecting mothers. It has a host of benefits: it facilitates relaxation, engages your pelvic floor, helps open up your hips, and eases lower back pain. ACOG recommends it as one way to incorporate safe exercise into your pregnancy. It used to be easy to find prenatal yoga […]

Pregnant mom and her husband laughing together at Boston Seaport
Pediatric Chiropractor in Massachusetts adjusting child intraorally
Boston Prenatal Massage - Pregnant mother, her husband, and their toddler son sit together on the couch

Did you know that the difference between ponds and lakes is that sunlight reaches to the bottom of ponds whereas lakes are too deep for the sunlight to reach the bottom? I confess I didn’t until I visited the EcoTarium in Worcester this past weekend with my kids and their grandparents. It was so full […]

Father holding toddler, playing an outdoor musical instrument at Worcester Ecotarium
Home Birth in Massachusetts - home environment comforts | black and white image of a family of 4 sitting on a couch. Mother and father sitting next to each other, smiling down at newborn in Mom's arms while toddler big brother leans in to kiss the newborn.
Boston Fertility Clinics | Close up of the face of a sleeping baby wrapped tightly in a light pink swaddle

I recently wrote about my prenatal and labor experience with the midwives at All Female Associates, but I know that my families live all over MA (and even other New England states), so I thought it might be a good idea to highlight some other OBGYN/midwife practices for my readers. Today’s featured provider is the […]

Midwives at Mount Auburn | Close up of newborn baby's foot in her mama's soft hand
Black and white image of other in hospital bed holding just born baby delivered by AFA Concord midwives
Sleeping baby in hospital bassinet, wrapped in a light grey swaddle and wearing a hospital hat | baby delivered with Boston Doula present

Before I became a photographer, there were only two times I had professional photos taken: when I got married and when my first child was a newborn. I had no idea when to do newborn photos, where to go about finding a newborn photographer, or what to expect during the actual session. Several years and […]

Newborn sleeping peacefully in dad's arms

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