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Dad's First Night of Hypnobabies!

Posted by Keli Engleson on August 15, 2017 at 7:55 PM Comments comments (0)
It's always exciing when I have a full class of" target="_blank">Hypnobabies student (this class is actually "over-full" by one!) who enjoy coming to class and students who do the weekly practice.  One of the things I enjoy most about teaching Hypnobabies is seeing the transformations moms and birth partners experience over the six weeks I spend with them. I knew before starting this class that we had an aw...
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Turkey Chili

Posted by Keli Engleson on December 9, 2015 at 11:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Lately I've been trying to prepare a meal to bring to clients for our postpartum visits. Provided I can make it fit with scheduling.  If you have friends who recently became parents consider cooking a meal for them. Something nutriious yet filling and something easy to freeze if they'd prefer to eat it later. My Turkey Chili recipe is so simple, filling and yummy. I made it for one of my clients who I was ...
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What is Hypno-anesthesia?

Posted by Keli Engleson on November 2, 2015 at 12:20 AM Comments comments (0)

by Carole Thorpe CHt, HCHI, HCHD, CLEC, CiHOM

Some common misconceptions about Hypnobabies Childbirth Hypnosis are: that hypnosis is merely another method of coping with pain, or that it’s pain management, or that hypnosis is just flowery guided imagery delivered in a monotone voice that induces deeper relaxation than other methods, or that hypnosis distances a woman from her body during her baby’s birthing and denies her basic physiological responses that others...

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My Very Own Hypnobabies Home Birth -- by Nancy

Posted by Keli Engleson on May 23, 2013 at 12:05 AM Comments comments (0)

My due date came and went, but I wasn’t upset, nor was I all that surprised. After all, my son was born 12 days past his estimated due date, and I expected to go past my due date in my second pregnancy too. I kind of wished that this baby would come exactly 12 days “late” also, since that day would be my birthday - my 30th - and it would be the best gift ever. When that day came and went, my patience began to wear thin. How could my second baby come even later than my fi...

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