Dr Vs Midwife

Doctor vs Midwife: Which is Better For You?

A Doctor vs Midwife. Which is Best for Your Pregnancy?

Whatever stage you are in your pregnancy, choosing the right health care provider is an important decision.  Through your pregnancy to delivery and beyond, you want the best care for both you and your baby.  Many women choose an obstetrician, though a growing number are opting for a midwife.  How do you know which to choose? We’ll examine the difference between a doctor vs midwife. (more…)

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Healthy Tips for Everyone

Simple Health & Fitness Tips for Busy People

Being an adult is hard. I especially tip my hat to moms and dads who work full-time, whether it’s a traditional 9-5 or are stay-at-home, and still can keep it together.  Maintaining a busy schedule and making sure that everyone has been taken care of can make it difficult to remember to take care of yourself.

Here are some easy health and fitness tips for busy people. These tips can be used by people who go to work full-time, stay-at-home full-time, or just want to stay healthy. (more…)

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Seasonal Pumpkin Recipes

Delicious Seasonal Pumpkin Recipes

That pumpkin pie you’re looking forward to at Thanksgiving is still over a month away.  Starbucks’ pumpkin spice latte’s are delicious, but expensive and loaded with calories.  What is a pumpkin loving food connoisseur supposed to do?

With all the various pumpkins and gourds filling the produce section at your supermarket, you’ve got a lot of options for Fall flavors.  But with Halloween coming up, pumpkin is still king and that’s perfect.  Pumpkin is a great source of vitamins and nutrients.  And it just plain tastes good.  From savory to sweet we’ve got some amazing pumpkin recipes to share with you. (more…)

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Activities to Keep Your Family Fit & Healthy

7 Activities to Keep Your Family Fit and Healthy

Everybody needs to get at least 60 minutes of moderate physical activity three times a week in order to stay healthy. Studies have shown that children who are around others who enjoy being active are more likely to participate in physical activity.  Encouraging your family to be active together not only promotes a healthy lifestyle, but it is downright fun!

Making sure your family gets the exercise they need can be a tricky proposition, but it helps to set aside time specifically for being active together.  Physical activity adds up, so you don’t need to get all your exercise in at once.  That means that you can schedule more time on weekends if you find it more difficult to get active during the week.  Plan activities for the family where you can get in your activity, even though it may not feel like exercise.   (more…)

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