The Birth Deck Blog

Nesting 101: Is My Partner Nesting?

Nesting 101: Is My Partner Nesting?
Getting ready for your baby’s debut is quite the process and brings out a lot in everyone. From that one friend who overdoes it with the gifts (we...

Sex While Pregnant: All The Questions You're Too Nervous To Ask

Sex While Pregnant: All The Questions You're Too Nervous To Ask
So you’ve been trying and trying and finally, it’s happened: you’re pregnant and expecting. Two pink lines on a plastic stick have started to chan...

Changes in Your Relationship (And Body) That Happen After You Give Birth

Changes in Your Relationship (And Body) That Happen After You Give Birth
I think I speak for us all when I say for a majority of life- women think about pregnancy a lot. You think about those 9 months, the trimesters, t...

Careers in Birth Work: The Many Ways To Get Involved

Careers in Birth Work: The Many Ways To Get Involved
Ever heard the expression, “It takes a village?” Thaaat’s because it does. Each phase of pregnancy has a specialist, a guru, and a support group. ...

Birth Work Resources: Podcasts, Books & Blogs We Recommend

Birth Work Resources: Podcasts, Books & Blogs We Recommend
There’s no shortage of resources when it comes to learning more about birth work… which we quickly learned through writing this article. Below is ...

A Male Perspective on Birth Work: An Interview with Austin Humble

A Male Perspective on Birth Work: An Interview with Austin Humble
Austin Humble, the recent founder of Compa Doula, is a young man with a vision and passion for birth work beyond his years. His sense of curiosity...

Lockdown 2.0: The Ultimate Night In

Lockdown 2.0: The Ultimate Night In
Well, this is awkward. Things aren’t going exactly as we’d hoped, to say the least. The return to some shred of normalcy is suddenly far out of re...

Coping with Pregnancy Anxiety during the Pandemic

Coping with Pregnancy Anxiety during the Pandemic
The process of bringing new life into this world is one that deserves to be joyful, secure, and full of exciting anticipation. But what about when...

Simple Pantry Swaps to Make Comfort Food Health and Delicious!

Simple Pantry Swaps to Make Comfort Food Health and Delicious!
We're in a love/hate relationship with carbs...try these clean pantry swaps that will take your comfort food to the next level xo

Low-Income Doulas Now Available in San Francisco and New York

After numerous articles published by outlets including the New York Times and Vox highlighted the shocking disparities in health outcomes for mothers & babies of color compared with white women, the governments of New York State and the city of San Francisco have stepped up to at least attempt to solve the problem.

Wellness Practitioners: Why Your Clients Need The Birth Deck by Glow®

Wellness Practitioners: Why Your Clients Need The Birth Deck by Glow®
Are you a chiropractor, physical therapist, osteopath, acupuncturist, craniosacral therapist, occupational therapist, massage therapist or naturopath? 
Have you considered offering The Birth Deck for sale or as a client gift in your wellness practice? Read below to learn how The Birth Deck by Glow® will benefit you and your clients.

A Partner or Husband with No Childbirth Labor Experience

Pregnant woman and friend holding The Birth Deck at Glow Birth and Body
BellyBelly.com.au recently published a great article entitled "Birth Support – 10 Best Tips For An Untrained Support Person" giving advice to a par...