A Conscious Beginning offers Placenta Encapsulation and Breastfeeding Support services to the Greater Vancouver area including: Port Moody, Port Coquitlam, Coquitlam, Burnaby, Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Abbotsford, Surrey, and Langley.
Roxanna strives for all moms to have a healthy, happy, easy postpartum! Each woman’s journey into motherhood is unique and special and should be tailored to her. Healthy individuals begin with conscious choices. Who we chose to invite to our births, what we eat, and knowing when to ask for help are all pieces to making important transitions be as smooth as possible.
The journey into motherhood is full of intense and beautiful changes. The choice to breastfeed is sometimes met with challenges. Being informed at the right time can make navigating this beautiful relationship more enjoyable for you and baby. As we prepare our minds and bodies for birth we should do the same in preparing for the postpartum period and breastfeeding
Get started with some Tips for a happy postpartum. Then, when you’re ready, have Roxanna of A Conscious Beginning help you have a great beginning to motherhood!
What is the placenta? The placenta is an amazing organ that a woman’s body creates to nurture a child. During the second trimester of pregnancy the placenta begins to take over making hormones from the the hypothalamus…
Q: How is the placenta prepared? I was trained in the Traditional Chinese Method of placenta encapsulation. This includes gentle handling of the placenta, cleansing in clean water, careful drainage of the blood vessels, steaming with spices and dehydration.