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Author Ou, Heng, author.

Title The first forty days : the essential art of nourishing the new mother / Heng Ou ; with Amely Greeven and Marisa Belger ; photographs by Jenny Nelson.

Publication Info. New York : Abrams, 2016.


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 GDL Central Library Children's, Parents' Shelf    j 618.6 OU    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's, Parents' Shelf.
Description 224 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
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Summary "The first forty days is a short season in which you recover from birth and your baby unfurls slowly into the world. It is a time of amazing intensity and adjustment. This warm and encouraging guide offers advice on navigating the postpartum period and includes recipes for healing broths, calming and lactation-boosting teas, plus more--all formulated to support the needs of new mothers."--Back cover.
Contents My story -- From the old ways to our way: postpartum for a new world -- The gathering -- The passage -- The gateway: the first forty days -- Filling your cup: what to eat -- The first forty days recipes -- Afterword: beyond the first forty days.
Subject Postnatal care -- Popular works.
Puerperium -- Nutritional aspects -- Popular works.
Mothers -- Health and hygiene.
Childbirth -- Popular works.
Genre/Form Cookbooks.
Added Author Greeven, Amely, author.
Belger, Marisa, author.
Nelson, Jenny, photographer.
Added Title First 40 days
1st forty days
1st 40 days
ISBN 9781617691836

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