The Best Crib Mattresses

There are relatively few situations in which you would leave your infant unsupervised. One of the few times during the night when your kid will be left alone without your supervision. As a result, it is critical that you select a secure crib mattress with a supportive mattress pad. There are a plethora of crib … Read more

Home Baby Reveal

Home Baby Reveal provides the best ultrasound experience possible for expecting families by conducting their appointments in comfort and safety of home. We offer both medical and elective “baby reveal” options, with our ultimate goal being to help as many families as possible experience the full joy of seeing their new baby together. Phone: 512.712.0000 … Read more

Ashley Collie

I have always looked at pregnancy and birth as a natural process. It just made sense to not interfere unless there was reason to. That being said, I didn’t know much about midwives or doulas when I had my children. My birth experiences with all three of my children were the catalyst that caused me … Read more

Hill Country Birth & Wellness

  The Hill Country Birth & Wellness™ is aprofoundly different approach than contemporary approach to pregnancy and childbirth. Midwifery practice prior to, during and after birth is compassionate, hands-on care. Midwives are health care providers who build a trusting relationship with their patients, specializing in pregnancy and childbirth, resulting in trust supported labor and birth. … Read more

Meagan Noble

As a full-spectrum doula, my passion is providing support and community for families throughout their journey to parenthood. I provide unbiased information and hands-on support so you can discover what works best for you. As a veteran of three home births, I believe all birthing people hold the power to birth in a way that … Read more

Nikki Marterre

Licensed Midwife, Certified Professional Midwife My name is Nikki Marterre. I’m a licensed Certified Professional Midwife in Austin, TX. I provide Fertility Consults, Prenatal Care, Postpartum Care, Well Newborn Care, Homebirth & Waterbirth in the Austin, Round Rock, Cedar Park, Leander, Hutto, Pflugerville and Liberty Hill areas of Texas Phone: 512-745-9635 Website: sunflowermidwifery.com Certification: Licensed … Read more

What is Alpha-fetoprotein Test (AFP)?

What is the AFP test? The AFP test is a blood serum test that screens for a few different things: Neural Tube Defects (Such as Spina Bifida) Down Syndrome Trisomy 18 How is the AFP test done? The AFP test is done by drawing blood from the pregnant woman, either in the lab, the doctor’s, … Read more

Home Birth Honey

The midwives of Home Birth Honey started this cooperative out of a desire to provide the highest quality, most personalized maternity, birth, postpartum and newborn care available for low-risk childbearing people. Having both worked in a high volume group practice as well as in the home birth world, Leonora and Meg missed the personal relationships … Read more

Home Birth Honey

Both Meg Rodenbusch and Leonora Colen have professional and personal experience with breastfeeding and breastfeeding support.  They each breastfed their own children and faced the common challenges that lactating people face (mastitis, sleep loss, frustration with the lack of a “schedule”).  They also both know the incredible satisfaction of providing the calories and sustenance your … Read more

Home Birth Honey

Have you heard about placenta encapsulation and wondered what it is? Placenta encapsulation is the practice of ingesting the placenta after it has been steamed, dehydrated, ground, and encapsulated into pills. Traditionally, this is taken by the mother and is believed to impart numerous health benefits.  It is frequently taken shortly after giving birth, during a … Read more