My Birth Story a water birth experience Jesse Lane Lee

I’m so excited to finally share my water birth experience with you! With my first child, I planned for a water birth, but after 3 days of labour (read my birth story here), I had to go to the hospital to move things along. I’m so happy that this time around things moved much more…

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Third-trimester-pregnancy-experience-with-baby-number-two

My third trimester pregnancy experience with baby number two was awesome. I did not want this pregnancy to end. Well, I did because I wanted to meet my baby and for my baby to be healthy, but I was enjoying pregnancy so much I was getting sad it was almost over.

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My Birth Story by @jesselwellness #activelabour #pregnant

My first labour was 65 hours, so I’m doing lots of research on natural labour preparation this time around to make my second labour experience more comfortable. I was doing this research for myself but thought you might be interested in my findings so I decided to share it with you. I hope you find…

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Peanut Butter Brownies for labour by @jesselwellness #laboranddelivery

Peanut Butter Brownies are a delicious treat that are actually healthy because they are sweetened entirely with dates. They have that classic peanut butter and chocolate combo that is so satisfying. Peanut Butter Brownies are super easy to make and only have 4 ingredients.

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Natural ways to feel beautiful inside and out during pregnancy little tree wellness products

Your body is going through so many changes when you are pregnant, it can be overwhelming! Even though you are probably putting your baby first, it is important to do a few self-care activities for yourself so you can feel beautiful inside and out during the pregnancy. Doing something for yourself can help boost your…

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Second-trimester-pregnancy-experience-@jesselwellness-secondtrimester

My second trimester pregnancy experience with baby number two was incredible! I feel like since my body knew what to do everything flowed and nothing hurt. I was able to refer to my book Healthy Holistic Pregnancy whenever something uncomfortable did come up so I could relieve it quickly. I honestly found myself wishing that…

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Healthy Homemade Sesame Snaps square

Healthy homemade sesame snaps are the perfect treat or snack for anyone who lived through the 90s. Did you eat sesame snaps as a kid? They were one of my favourite treats for sure, but the sugar they use in those is awful so I had to create my own version. I particularly love this…

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Plant-based iron-rich recipes for pregnancy (and everyone!) on Global

I had so much fun on The Morning Show talking all about plant-based iron-rich recipes for pregnancy (and everyone!). We all know meat is an excellent source of iron, but did you know you can get it from plants as well? Spinach, shiitake mushrooms, soy, pumpkin seeds, sesame seeds, quinoa and blackstrap molasses are all great sources of iron.

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Why you should be taking Fish Oil by @jesselwellness #fishoil

I’m all about eating a whole foods diet and getting our nourishment from food, but many of us don’t eat enough oily fish to get enough Omega-3s. The fish oil from oily fish contains two very important Omega-3s: EPA and DHA. 

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My Birth Story by @jesselwellness #baby #babyfeet

This birth story has been a long time coming. My son is one year old! I actually wrote it out soon after he was born so I wouldn’t forget anything, but it was nine pages so lots of editing needed to be done. Why was it nine pages you might ask?

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My 3 favourite holistic pregnancy books by @jesselwellness #holisticpregnancy #pregnancybooks

Reading too many books, even the holistic pregnancy books, can sometimes overwhelm you when you are pregnant. It is a great idea to be well informed, but there is such a thing as information overload.

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