Oct 10, 2015

Nation’s Leading Midwife: Ina May Gaskin Halifax

If there’s one book I recommend to expectant mothers, it’s Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth. “Every woman should be required to read this book” my college roommate, not overly keen on reading books cover to cover once said. “Ina May taught me to trust, what she calls, the ‘true capacities of women in labour and birth’ […]

Nov 20, 2014

Look at Me Now! a board book for children

  At Nurtured we truly feel a book is a toy and a great toy is a book. “All by myself” is the proud statement that comes to mind of a toddler recognizing his new skill set in “Look at Me Now!“. From getting dressed to climbing the stairs, it’s charming to see this stage […]

Aug 13, 2011

Q&A on Preparing Dog for Baby

Have a dog? Having a baby?  Planning eventually for both? Preparing Your Dog for Baby workshop at Nurtured addresses many parents’ questions and concerns for how to transition the family pet into baby’s best friend.  Tamara McFarland, busy mom and dog trainer leads this workshop and recently answered a few questions for us.  The next […]