I am a reader and researcher. During my pregnancy, I read these books and found them to be great resources! Thought I’d share. 😀
The Jewish Pregnancy Book: A Resource for Soul, Body & Mind During Pregnancy, Birth & the First Three Months
I enjoyed how this book approached the spiritual aspect of pregnancy as it relates to Judaism.
Praying Through Your Pregnancy: An Inspirational Week-by-Week Guide for Bonding with Your Baby
I looked forward to reading about and praying over my babies development each week.
Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Years
Great resource! A no-nonsense guide to natural remedies for pregnancy, birth, postpartum, and little ones.
Real Food for Mother and Baby: The Fertility Diet, Eating for Two, and Baby’s First Foods
Great overview of nutrition for pregnancy and what “eating for two” is all about.
Birthing from Within: An Extra-Ordinary Guide to Childbirth Preparation
Discusses childbirth as a right of passage and a natural (not medical) event.
HypnoBirthing: The Mongan Method
Don’t know that I’d agree with everything in this book but I did benefit from its practical relaxation techniques.