Preconception, Pregnancy, and Postpartum
What is Nourish The Future?
For conscious moms, Nourish The Future empowers a commitment to
healthy pregnancy. Healthful Living's nutrition courses, cooking
classes, holistic workshops, and other events for moms, future moms,
children and families expand your choice to intentionally invest
in your health, and the health of the next generation.
Julie Matthews, Certified Nutrition
Consultant leads classes for women at all stages of pregnancy. She
teaches healthy nutrition for babies and children, recovering moms,
growing families, and will soon add a new class on nutrition for future
(and new!) dads.
ABOUT JULIE'S LIVE ONLINE WEBINARS
Proper Nutrition during
- Healthy weight gain and healthy postpartum weight loss
- Energy level and general wellbeing
- The life long health of a child
- Reduction in pregnancy-related complications and common discomforts
- Decreased risk of birth defects and miscarriages
- Liklihood of full term and healthy labor
- Adequate flow of healthy breast milk
Julie's Healthy Pregnancy and Conception Section...
|You will learn essential nutritional information for yourself and
your developing baby. We'll also cover broader holistic health information
for pregnancy and infants, and insights on nursing and nutrition for
||Women focusing on fertility and pregnancy planning learn to nourish
their bodies beforehand and discover high nutrient food options to
boost up nutrient reserves before they conceive. Depending on timing,
preconception women can detoxify in advance.
Already a Mom
and nursing take a lot of nutrients from the mother, through the
food she eats and her own stored nutrients. After the birth
of a child, boosting nutrient reserves can help replenish a mother's
vitality and prepare her for future pregnancies.
Nourish The Future Classes:
What people are saying about
Julie's Nutrition for Pregnancy class....
"I walked out feeling energized and inspired
about the prospect of starting a healthy family."
“Julie provides extensive knowledge about
the nutritional needs of pregnancy and how to prepare your body
to have the healthiest pregnancy possible."
"I've entered a new world of thinking and
reading about both nutrition and general wellness."
"Julie's helped me focus on key areas to improve
my health and feeling of well-being."
“I participated in Julie's pre-pregnancy
class to gear up for my second pregnancy and wished so much that
I'd taken it in time for my first. Julie's knowledge is deep and
research-based and her class was incredibly useful, inspiring,
eye-opening, and practical. Because of her class I've entered a
new world of thinking and reading about both nutrition and general
wellness for which I am so grateful."
“I loved the class. It was informative, interesting,
and fun. Before taking your class, I didn't pay much attention
to nutrition, but now, I'm all about eating organic and reading
labels (and not just for the calories). I also learned a lot about
all of the options that pregnant women have with midwives, doulas,
Chinese medicine, etc. I recommend your class.”
Nutrition for Preconception, Pregnancy, and Postpartum
Foundations of Traditional Foods: Recipe for a Healthy
Nutrition and cooking class teaches you to prepare
healthy food for the whole family. The class includes information for women
that are pregnant or planning for pregnancy. We'll cover nutrients essential
for baby's development, tips for children that are picky eaters, and ideas
for parents on the go. This class includes nutrition education on the health
benefits of these delicious foods, as well as hands-on experience preparing
Cooking for Baby
Nutrition and cooking class for babies and toddlers will cover topics including
homemade formula recipes, hands on demonstration of how to make baby food,
what to feed and not feed your baby, tips and tricks for picky eaters, and
much more. Private classes only...
Cooking To Heal
For those following special diets, or if food allergies and intolerances are a concern, learning to prepare safe and healthy foods is essential. Cooking to Heal provides recipes and instruction to help you plan and create healing meals for yourself and family.
This class incorporates elements of many effective diets commonly used
for Autistic Spectrum Disorders including gluten and casein-free, diets for
yeast overgrowth, and food sensitivities. We will discuss how to adapt food
choices to fit within the necessary dietary requirements. DVD NOW AVAILABLE......