Maggie Hilton

Maggie entered nursing as a career with the intent to help women and their families bring their babies into the world. Over the last 8 years of her nursing career, she has done so as a labour and delivery nurse, supporting women and their families through the birth process. Maggie also teaches maternal nursing courses including Natural Pain Management at a local Community College.

Car Seat Safety

  Placing your teeny tiny infant in their car seat for the first time can be nerve racking!   You will ask yourself if  you are 100% confident you’ve installed it correctly? Did you buy the best seat for your infant, for your vehicle? Is your baby positioned properly? Are the straps tight enough to …

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The Birth Box – Everything you need for a drug free labour in one box!

Are you planning a drug free birth? Or are you hoping to delay pain medications as long as possible during labour? Then check out our handy birth tool kit for rent: the ‘Birth Box”.     Included in the Birth Box are essential items for pain relief during labour such as a “Rebozo Scarf”, a …

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The Truth about Epidurals in Labour

Its also a good idea to learn about epidurals even if you really don’t want one! Things can change rapidly in childbirth and there are sometimes reasons that your Dr. or Midwife even may suggest an epidural. The last thing anyone would ever want was to be forced to make a last minute decision without all the facts. So in true Balancing from Birth to Baby form, let us help empower you with knowledge.