|About the Book|
Pregnancy is a natural and miraculous element in the cycle of life. However, it is also extremely overwhelming and physically demanding. It culminates in the most natural, miraculous and demanding event of all, the baby’s birth. As an expectantMorePregnancy is a natural and miraculous element in the cycle of life. However, it is also extremely overwhelming and physically demanding. It culminates in the most natural, miraculous and demanding event of all, the baby’s birth. As an expectant mother, you want to be informed and prepared for this life-changing physical challenge, so you can keep yourself and your baby healthy. You want to prepare for the most miraculous transition of all – bonding as mother and child.This first book from our ‘Natural Pregnancy’ series explores your choices as an expectant mother, so you can make an informed decision as you follow your instincts regarding issues related to conception, pregnancy, health issues and natural remedies.This book was written by Aymeric Maudous, Founder and Managing Director of ‘Bonjour Baby’. Bonjour Baby encapsulates a philosophy of well-being for all - Mum, Dad and Baby - where our thinking and actions help to create ecologically viable communities, both locally and globally. The excellence of Bonjour Baby’s articles, which are written by the world’s leading sustainability experts, pediatricians, health practitioners, midwives, doulas, and parents alike, together with the outstanding products available from the boutique, comes from Aymeric’s respect for green materials, his commitment to provide quality service and his continuous drive to reduce eco-footprints to eco-fingerprints.With detailed advice and inputs from handpicked baby experts, Aymeric has put together a very comprehensive and practical set of Natural Parenting manuals that cover conception, pregnancy and birth, nutrition, green baby care, eco-friendly baby products, and many more topics regarding baby and you. This book was reviewed and edited by Dr. Liji Thomas, MD Obstetrics and Gynecology, who also gave constant feedback during the process. Part of this book (Probiotics During Pregnancy) was also written by Lisa Guy, Sydney-based Naturopath & Author from The Art of Healing.