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Experiencing trauma after birth?  You’re not alone, and you can get help.

Are you or someone you know experiencing trauma related to a birth?As many as 18% of all women experience trauma related to childbirth, one third of whom experience Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).  Yet despite its widespread nature, the experience of birth-related trauma can be an isolating one, as mothers are encouraged to focus… Continue Reading >




Solving toddler and preschooler sleep problems - a podcast interview with Elizabeth Pantley

How do you transition a child from crib or co-sleeping to his or her own bed? Is it okay if your child just takes short cat naps during the day?Can you make an “early bird” sleep longer in the morning? As parents we’re often desperate for help with infant sleep.  But sleep continues to be an important issue throughout childhood,… Continue Reading >




Liquid vs. capsule? Alcohol-free? Tincture vs. tea?  Common questions about our milk supply products

Here are some answers to some common questions about our products to increase milk supply:What are the advantages of a liquid extract over a dried herbal supplement or tea?Motherlove liquid extracts are made with only the highest quality certified organic herbs - picked and processed at peak potency. A liquid extract maintains this… Continue Reading >




Herbs to minimize your c-section scar

Herbs can be a huge help in maintaining the health of your skin during pregnancy, soothing and preventing stretch marks.  But did you know that they can also help heal and minimize your cesarean scar? Here are some herbs which can applied topically - once your incision has fully healed and your health care provider approves - to assist… Continue Reading >