Is it possible to hold both fear and trust/faith at the same time in regard to childbirth and parenting? We'll explore how this looks.... but first, Alise has a bone to pick (as usual! ) after visiting an indoor trampoline park. This week we're discussing how having hope means knowing how to develop trust that we will have the tools we need to handle the challenge in birth and parenting. Somewhere between fear and trust lies hope. We're discussing how to live in the middle.
You didn't try to make your baby to grow, you simply trusted that all of their organs would develop week by week. While there's much we can do to prepare, we discuss whether it's necessary to banish all fear in regard to birth.