It is an intimate gathering where the Mom-to-be has a chance to connect with the
important women in her life on a heart and soul level, thus making a space for her to
feel supported in her journey into Motherhood and Mothering

Please call or text for a free phone consultation.
Mary
631 901 4174
Or email:sacredspacebirth@gmail.com


Mother Blessing FAQ's

What happens at a Mother Blessing?
Each Mother Blessing that I facilitate is unique and different just as each Mother and
family is.
There are 5 key elements with in a Mother Blessing, they are:
  • To bring support to the Mom-to-be and to honor the divine feminine with in her
  • To help her to release fears or doubts surrounding the pregnancy and birth
  • To honor the changes the baby is bringing to her
  • To bless the road ahead of her
  • To welcome the Baby to the world as a community

There are a number of ways that we can express these elements

We work together to bring the most perfect celebration about for you

Laughter, tears, love, open hearts, sisterhood, and reverence are always present,
staying with the celebrant and her guests long after the ceremony is over

Is a Mother Blessing the same as a Blessing Way?
The term "Blessingway" has it's roots in the Dine ( Navajo) culture. Being part of their
creation story, it is the oldest known ceremony to the Dine.  A traditional Dine
Blessingway lasts for days and has very specific chants and rituals associated with it.  
So at best we can say that non traditional Blessingways and Mother blessings are
inspired by the Dine Blessingway but it is not exactly the same thing. Out of cultural
sensitivity and respect for my Dine family, I choose to use the term Mother Blessing
rather than Blessingway

Can I have a Mother Blessing if this is not my first baby?
Yes! The main intention of the ceremony is to "bless the way" for you regardless of
where you are in your journey through motherhood. Children may even participate in
the ceremony, allowing them an opportunity to receive  support and encouragement
from the circle. This can help them to adjust to the changes a new baby can bring with
greater ease

What are the benefits to having a Mother Blessing?
Research shows that social support and a woman's attitude toward birth and her body
can greatly affect her birth outcome and the way that she Mothers
A Mother Blessing can
  • Provide the support a woman needs to build her confidence
  • Assist her in becoming aware of her inner power
  • Help her to feel more spiritually connected
  • Help her feel more connected to her baby
Mother Blessings
Serving Suffolk, Nassau and select parts of the NY Metro area
631 901 4174                          Sacredspacebirth@gmail.com