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Nidhi Chimnani
4 reasons why new mothers should be having moringa every day

4 reasons why new mothers should be having moringa every day

While Moringa Oleifera has risen in fame in recent years, the plant has been considered a super food in Ayurveda for centuries. The plant’s leaves, flowers, drumsticks, roots and seeds each offer value in terms of nutrition or as natural remedies. Moringa leaves are especially beneficial for new mothers, and...

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Shruti Mishra
Pearl couscous with vegetables and garlic scapes

Pearl couscous with vegetables and garlic scapes

Israeli or pearl couscous is a small whole grain pasta made from semolina or wheat flour. If you haven't tried it before, it has a slight toasty and nutty flavor and chewy texture.  The reason I love pearl couscous for my pasta dish is that it gives me a lot...

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Madalyn Hughes
How to stop postpartum hair loss naturally

How to stop postpartum hair loss naturally

Postpartum period is one of the busiest and overwhelming phase of a woman's life. The last thing you need during this period is an added stress of losing hair quickly. It starts slowly, but you may start noticing thicker chunks of hair falling out in the shower, or increased strands...

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Nidhi Chimnani
The one thing moms want the most this Valentine’s Day

The one thing moms want the most this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and it sure looks different as a mom! I vaguely remember how it used to be in yesteryears… spending weeks shopping around for the perfect outfit and the trendiest gift, and looking for the fanciest restaurant. Hours were spent on getting dressed. Roses...

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Nidhi Chimnani
Common Misconceptions around Postpartum Depression

Common Misconceptions around Postpartum Depression

Nine months can bring a baby to the world, but no amount of time can prepare new parents for how different their lives will be postpartum. You know the first few weeks will be tough – and they are. But this was expected. You were prepared to be on your...

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Madalyn Hughes
How to prepare pantry for yourself before baby's arrival

How to prepare pantry for yourself before baby's arrival

After many months of all the cravings and pregnancy foods, it is now time to prep your pantry for your baby’s arrival. Not only will preparing your go-to foods and snacks save you time and money, but it will ensure that you are fueling your body what it needs in...

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Shruti Mishra
The mother of all pregnancy superfoods and the easiest way to have it everyday

The mother of all pregnancy superfoods and the easiest way to have it everyday

During the pregnancy, the nutritional needs for a woman's body go up as she also fuels the growth and development of the baby. Calcium, iron, protein, magnesium and omega-3 fatty acids are some of the most vital nutrients needed during pregnancy and there is one thing which is rich in...

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Nidhi Chimnani
Ayurvedic postpartum care for new mothers - Part 2

Ayurvedic postpartum care for new mothers - Part 2

The primary goal of Ayurvedic care postpartum is to bring balance to the new mother’s vata energy, to prevent excess air from entering the body, and to restore the new mother’s mind and body after the rigors of labor. Massages play a very important role in achieving these.  This is...

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